Fred Richards III, Ph.D.Senior Lecturer
University of Texas at Austin, 1984
Other teaching responsibilities include team-teaching an advanced anatomy course to senior medical students, and lecturing in the inter-professional human gross anatomy course.
He was selected to be one of two charter faculty members when the Gold Humanism Honor Society was created at UTHSCSA. The medical class of 2011 honored him with the Teacher of the Year Award. The female medical students have chosen him for several AMWA Awards. Numerous times he has been selected by the senior medical students for the Outstanding Faculty Award including the class of 2014. The dental students have awarded Dr. Richards the Professor of the Year Award several times including the class of 2014. They have also awarded Dr. Richards the Dental School Faculty Assembly Teaching Excellence Award. In 2013 Dr. Richards was elected by the dental faculty to be an Honorary Member of the UTHSCSA Dental Honor Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.