Since 2012, outstanding teaching is awarded with the University of Konstanz Award for Teaching Excellence (LUKS) by the students, who can vote for their preferred lecturer among candidates preselected by the student council.
In the last years the following team members have been among the winners:
Konstantin Mozer was awarded on 21. October 2016 in occasion of the Dies Academicus.
In October 2014 Dr. Kilian Seng was awarded with the LUKS in Sociology.
Prof. Dr. Thomas Hinz was the first LUKS winner in Sociology in 2012, when the University of Konstanz Award for Teaching Excellence had just been implemented.