Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2006/2007
Canadian Excellence

Award for Teaching Excellence

This award was established to honour those full-time faculty and part-time contract academic staff members who excel in teaching. Up to two recipients (one full-time faculty member and one part-time contract academic staff member) may receive the award each year. Recipients of the WLU Award for Teaching Excellence will be expected to have:

 

  1. a comprehensive knowledge of the subject matter;
  2. established a reputation among students and colleagues for superior teaching, including the ability to interest and motivate students to achieve high standards;
  3. demonstrated clearly that efforts are made to keep abreast of new teaching methods, curriculum development and course design; and
  4. made a contribution to the enhancement of the educational activities and responsibilities of the University

2001 Michel Desjardins, BA, MA, PhD; Department of Religion & Culture (full-time faculty)

2001 Sheila McKee-Protopapas, BSc, MSc; Department of Biology (part-time contract academic staff)

2002 Cynthia Comacchio, BA, MA, PhD; Department of History (full-time faculty)

2003 Howard Teall, HBA, MBA, PhD, Department of Business (full-time faculty)

2003 Sherrene Kevan, BA MSc, Department of Biology (part-time contract academic staff)

2004 Carol Duncan, BA, MA, PhD; Department of Religion & Culture (full-time faculty)

2004 Richard Ennis, BA, MA; Department of Psychology (part-time contract academic staff)

2005 Robert Gebotys, BSc, MA, PhD; Department of Psychology (full-time faculty)

2005 Joanna Ochocka, MA, PhD; Department of Psychology (part-time contract academic staff)

2006 Catherine Black, MA (Waterloo), PhD (Laval); Department of Languages & Literatures (full-time faculty)