Educational Resources

Award Nomination Assistance

The part time Faculty Development Associate in the Division of Studies in Medical Education provides assistance to faculty members who are in the process of being nominated for awards or are considering being nominated in the future.

A variety of awards for teaching and leadership contributions and accomplishments are available for faculty at the departmental, faculty, and university levels. Faculty also have access to national and international awards. The Faculty Development Associate has information about these awards and is able to offer assistance with the compiling of the documentation for nomination dossiers.

Please note that this service is not available at this time.

For further information, please contact:

Jocelyn Plemel
Tel: 780-492-5995
Email: jplemel@ualberta.ca


successful over the last few years in getting recognition for faculty members’ successes. Below is a selection of recent award winners:

3M National Teaching Fellowships

  • Jonathan White, 2014
  •  Sarah Forgie, 2012
  • Scott North, 2011
  • Ivan Steiner, 2007
  • Anil Walji, 1998
  • David Cook, 1996

University Cup

  • Paul Armstrong, 2014
  • Marek Michalak, 2012
  • Brian Sykes, 2010
  • Alan Thomson, 2001
  • Lorne Tyrrell, 1999

Distinguished University Professor

  • Marek Michalak, 2011
  • X. Chris Le, 2011
  • Gary Lopaschuk, 2010
  • D. Lorne Tyrrell, 2010
  • Glen Baker, 2009
  • Chris Bleackley, 2009
  • Jack Jhamandas, 2008
  • Keir Pearson, 2008
  • Dennis Vance, 2008
  • Joel Weiner, 2008
  • Philip Halloran, 2007
  • Richard Rachubinski, 2007
  • Alan Thomson, 2007

Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching

  • Ronald Damant, 2014
  • Jonathan White, 2014
  • Melanie Lewis, 2012
  • Clarence Wong, 2010
  • Sarah Forgie, 2009
  • Scott North, 2006

William Hardy Alexander Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching

  • Rachel Milner, 2010
  • Judy Gnarpe, 2009

Teaching Unit Award

  • Rachel Milner, Jonathan Parrish & Adrienne Wright, 2010
  • Anna Farias, Pierre Lemelin & Daniel Livy, 2007

Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching

  • Mark Glover, 2012

Provost’s Award for Early Achievement of Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching

  • Jonathan White, 2010

David Cook Award

  • Ramona Kearney, Teresa Paslawski, Jonathan White, 2013
  • Michel Donoff, Paul Humphries & Shelley Ross, 2012
  • G. Michael Allan, 2011

E.N. Skakun Award

  • Jill Konkin, 2013
  • Michel Donoff, 2011
  • Stephen Aaron, 2010

Excellence in Mentoring (Basic Science)

  • Mark Glover, Tier I 2012
  • Kathryn Todd, Tier II, 2012
  • William Colmers, Tier I, 2011
  • Roseline Godbout, Tier I, 2011
  • Richard Lehner, Tier II, 2011

Excellence in Mentoring (Clinical Science)

  • Sukhvinder Dhillon, Tier II, 2012
  • Andrew Lin, Tier I, 2011
  • Michelle Graham, Tier II, 2011