2015 Celebration of Teaching Excellence

The tenth annual Celebration of Teaching Excellence was held on Wednesday, November 18, from 4:00-6:00 p.m. in the CAW Student Centre's Ambassador Auditorium.

The following is a list of award winners:

INTERNATIONAL AWARD

Veronika Mogyorody, School of Creative Arts
Brightspace Innovation Award in Teaching and Learning

NATIONAL AWARDS

Wassim Saad, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry – Windsor Program
Canadian Association for Medical Education Certificate of Merit Award
Chitra Rangan, Department of Physics
Canadian Association of Physicists Medal for Excellence in Teaching Undergraduate Physics

PROVINCIAL AWARD

Dale Ziter, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry – Windsor Program
Ontario College of Family Physicians Regional Family Physician of the Year

CAMPUS-WIDE AWARDS

Dennis Higgs, Department of Biological Sciences
Alumni Association Award for Distinguished Contributions to University Teaching
Jill Grant, School of Social Work
Alumni Association Award for Distinguished Contributions to University Teaching
Stephen Loeb, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Alumni Association Excellence in Mentoring Award
Hoda ElMaraghy, Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Graduate Student Supervision and Teaching Award

FACULTY-WIDE AWARDS

Jeanne Hickey, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry – Windsor Program
Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry – Windsor Program Educators’ Award of Excellence in Medical Education
Jeremy Rawson, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Faculty of Science Roger Thibert Teaching Excellence Award
Wayne Marino, Department of Kinesiology
Faculty of Human Kinetics Wayne Marino Teaching Excellence Award
Vesselin Stoilov, Department of Mechanical, Automotive, and Materials Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Medal of Excellence – Teaching
Brent Lee, School of Creative Arts
Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (FAHSS) Kathleen E. McCrone Teaching Award
Sigi Torinus, School of Creative Arts
FAHSS Kathleen E. McCrone Teaching Award

STUDENT-INITIATED AWARDS

Fran Cachon, Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
University of Windsor Students’ Alliance (UWSA) Excellence in Teaching Award
Branka Malesevic, Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
UWSA Teacher of the Year Award
Brian MacPherson, Department of Philosophy
Organization of Part-Time Students (OPUS) Teacher of the Year Award
Brian E. Brown, School of Visual Arts
Organization of Part-Time Students (OPUS) Faculty Award
Shelagh Towson, Department of Psychology
OPUS Faculty Award
Annette Demers, Faculty of Law
Students’ Law Society Faculty Award
Gemma Smyth, Faculty of Law
Students’ Law Society, Faculty Award
Marcela Aroca, Faculty of Law
Honourable Justice Robert Abbey Award for Outstanding Special Lecturer
Tanya Noel, Department of Biological Sciences
Science Society Excellence in Instruction Award
Janet Giffen, Faculty of Nursing
Nursing Society Community Preceptor Award
Judy Arsic, Faculty of Nursing
Nursing Society Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award
Jason Kiernan, Faculty of Nursing
Nursing Society Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award
Leo Clark, Faculty of Education
Education Society Professor of the Year (Concurrent)
Larry Glassford, Faculty of Education
Education Society Professor of the Year (Intermediate/Senior)
Tom Mcnorton, Faculty of Education
Education Society Professor of the Year (Junior/Intermediate)
Finney Cherian, Faculty of Education
Education Society Professor of the Year (Primary/Junior)
Mohammad Hassanzadeh, Odette School of Business
Commerce Society, Sessional Instructor of the Year
Chris Fredette, Odette School of Business
Commerce Society, Professor of the Year, Strategy
Bill Wellington, Odette School of Business
Commerce Society, Professor of the Year, Marketing
Peter Miller, Odette School of Business
Commerce Society, Professor of the Year, Management Science
Mitch Fields, Odette School of Business
Commerce Society, Professor of the Year, Management
Eahab Elsaid, Odette School of Business
Commerce Society, Professor of the Year, Finance
Eksa Kilfoyle, Odette School of Business
Commerce Society, Professor of the Year, Accounting