Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Award recipients

2019

L June Kelly Award

The L. June Kelly Award for Comparative Literature recognizes outstanding academic achievement in introductory Comparative Literature courses. We are pleased to announce the recipients for the 2018-2019 academic year:

Thalia Sanchez Taquechel, BA (Hons) Combined French and Spanish
Chloe Simmons, BA English

 

 

Recipient name

Award name

Dailey-O'Cain, Jennifer
Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award (2019)
Ensslin, Astrid Faculty of Arts Research Award (2019)
Feddersen, Richard
Graduate Student Teaching Award (2019)
Glancy, Eva Faculty of Arts Outstanding Administrative Award
Kost, Claudia Open Education Resource grant
Malena, Anne
FGSR Great Supervisor Award
Rao, Sathya
FGSR Great Supervisor Award
Vezzosi, Daime  Italian Cultural Development Scholarship (Undergraduate)
Lussoso, Amanda  Italian Cultural Development Scholarship (Undergraduate)
Mills, Brooklynn  Italian Cultural Development Scholarship (Undergraduate)
Dabbs-Petty, Madison  Italian Cultural Development Scholarship (Undergraduate)

2018

Recipient name

Award name

Gil Wilson, Delma Jan Chalk Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2018)
Nedashkivska, Alla The Inaugural University of Alberta Open Educational Resources Award (2018)
Okabe, Tsugumi (Mimi) Graduate Student Teaching Award (2018)
Toapanta, Jesus Graduate Student Teaching Award (2018)
Van Deusen, Natalie

Faculty of Arts Research Award (2018)

Provost’s Award for Early Achievement of Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2018)

Dabbs-Petty, Madison Italian Cultural Development Scholarship (Undergraduate)
Kube, Thomas Italian Cultural Development Scholarship (Undergraduate)
Klak, Megan Italian Cultural Development Scholarship (Undergraduate)
Serrano, Teresa Italian Cultural Development Scholarship (Undergraduate)

2017

Recipient name

Award name

Ben Lazreg, Houssem

Graduate Student Teaching Award (2017)

Cisneros, Odile
Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2017)
Chehayeb, Nada Jan Chalk Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2017)
Gutierrez, Xavier

Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award (Early Achievement) (2017)

Khadem, Amir
Governor General Gold Medal
Laforest, Daniel
SSHRC Insight Grant, principal investigator (2017)

2016

Recipient name

Award name

Lapiak, Jolanta Jan Chalk Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2016)
Cisneros, Odile Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award (2016)
Glancy, Eva
Outstanding Student Service Award (2016)
Herrera, Hansy

Graduate Student Teaching Award (2016)

Graduate Student Principal Instructor Teaching Awards (GSA)

Student's Union Award for Leadership in Undergraduate Teaching (SALUTE)

Khadem, Amir Graduate Student Teaching Award (2016)
Panenko, Svitlana Graduate Student Teaching Award (2016)
Van Deusen, Natalie

Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award (Early Achievement) (2016)

Insight Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

2015

Recipient name

Award name

Alabiso, Jennifer Outstanding Lead Administrator Lead Awards (2015)
Aliakbari, Rasoul

Doctoral Student Travel Award - FGSR

State of Kuwait Doctoral Award in Islamic Studies - UofA

Boivin, Genia

Queen Elizabeth II PhD Scholarship - FGSR

Kule Ukrainian Folklore Graduate Travel Bursary - Peter & Doris Kule Centre for Ukrainian & Canadian Folklore

Folklore Studies Association of Canada Travel Fund

Cruikshank, Stephen
SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships Program Recipients
Friesen, Jay
SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships Program Recipients
Gulcev, Liljana
Joseph Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship Program- Master's Scholarship
Hall, Amelia
Joseph Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship Program- Master's Scholarship
Herrera, Hansy
Outstanding Latino Canadian Student -  Latino Canadian Chamber of Commerce (LCCC)
Iorga, Anton
Henry Kreisel Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Khadem, Amir

State of Kuwait Doctoral Award in Islamic Studies - UofA

Jose R. Varela Memorial Travel Grant, UofA

Perez Trujillo, Axel Graduate Student Teaching Award (2015)
Pelletier-Gagnon, Jérémie

Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Scholarships (SSHRC)

Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (SSHRC)

Smith, Carrie Faculty of Arts Research Award (2015)
Thorough, Rupert
Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Scholarships (SSHRC)
Wohland, Dolores Outstanding Staff Award (2015)
Van Deusen, Natalie Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award (Early Achievement) (2016)

2014

Recipient name

Award name

Boivin, Jennifer Faculty Graduate Student Teaching Award (2014)
Munoz Gallo, Daniela
Roger S. Smith Undergraduate Research Award (2014)
Gheno, Marine Faculty Graduate Student Teaching Award (2014)
Glancy, Eva
Outstanding Student Service Award (2016)
Hirschberg, Jasmin Faculty Graduate Student Teaching Award (2014)
Khadem, Amir

Makhzoumi Scholarship for Lebanese Studies- UofA

J. Gordin Kaplan Graduate Student Award - UofA

True, Micah

Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award (Early Achievement) (2014)

Provost’s Award for Early Achievement of Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2014)

2013

Recipient name

Award name

Bettella, Patrizia Jan Chalk Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2013)
Gaviria-Buck, Sandra Faculty Graduate Student Teaching Award (2013)
Gural-Migdal, Anna
Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award (2013)
Hayes, Andrea Faculty of Arts Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2013)
Khadem, Amir

Graduate Professional Development Award - UofA

Popescu, Alexandra Faculty Graduate Student Teaching Award (2013)
Smith, Carrie Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award (Early Achievement) (2013)
Tretiakova, Evgeniva Faculty Graduate Student Teaching Award (2013)

2012

Recipient name

Award name

Borchiellini, Valerio Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2012)
DeLeón, Ann

Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award (Early Achievement) (2012)

University Provost’s Award for Early Achievement of Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2012)

Khadem, Amir Doctoral Recruitment Scholarship - UofA 
Longard, Jeffrey
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2012)
Martin-LeBlanc, Mathieu

Faculty of Arts Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2012)

William Hardy Alexander Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2012)

Richter, Lars

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2012)

Sawatzky (Sannes), Crystal Jan Chalk Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2012)

2011

Recipient name

Award name

Blodgett, Edward [Professor Emeritus] City of Edmonton Arts & Culture Hall of Fame
Guyot, Adrien Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2011)
Hayes, Andrea
Faculty of Arts Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2011)
Hussein, Mai
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2011)
Pausch, Barbara

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2011)

Schafenacker, Chris Roger S. Smith Undergraduate Research Award (2011)

2010

Recipient name

Award name

Babicheva, Julia Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2010)
Huet, Justine Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2010)
Monerris-Oliveras, Laura
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2010)
Martin-LeBlanc, Mathieu

Jan Chalk Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2010)

2009

Recipient name

Award name

Cobb, Russell

The Cécile E. Mactaggart Travel Award for Narrative Writing (2009) or 2010?

The Green Eyeshade Excellence in Journalism Award, Society for Professional Journalism (2009)

Del Carpio, Karla Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2009)
Dziwenka, Randy Faculty of Education Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2008)
Miller, Veronica
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2009)
Monself-Rao, Sita

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2009)

Lindvall, Marianne Jan Chalk Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2009)
Potvin, Claudine Royal Society of Canada Fellowship (2009)

2008

Recipient name

Award name

Coogan, Robin Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2008)
Dailey-O'Cain, Jennifer
University of Alberta President's Achievement Award as a member of the Writing Task Force (2008)
González-Hurtado, Argelia Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2008)
Mhina, Christine
Jan Chalk Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2008)
Nedashkivska, Alla

Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching Award (2008)

Serrand, Catherine Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2008)

2007

Recipient name

Award name

Blunck, Ute
Jan Chalk Contract Instructor Teaching Award (2007)
Bruni-Bossio, Carmela Faculty of Arts Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2007)
Cubillos Marcu, Claudia
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2007)
Guenther, Eva

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2007)

Kost, Claudia Faculty of Arts Unit Teaching Award (2007)
Picco, Eileen
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2007)

2006

Recipient name

Award name

Lindvall, Marianne
Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2006)
Penrod, Lynn Henry Kreisel Award for Excellence in Teaching (2006)
Primorac, Katarina
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2006)
Sawatzky (Sannes), Crystal

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2006)

2005

Recipient name

Award name

Hayes, Andrea
Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2005)
Keppie, Christina Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2005)
Sievern, Sabine

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2005)

2004

Recipient name

Award name

Anselmi, William
Students’ Union Award for Leadership in Undergraduate Teaching (2004)
Classen, Hannah

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2004)

Connor, Janice

Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2004)

Dubé, Paul
Henry Kreisel Award for Excellence in Teaching (2004)
Lawrence, Lisa
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2004)
Penrod, Lynn
AWA Woman of the Year (2004)
Tiemer, Wendy
Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies Graduate Student Teaching Award (2004)

2003

Recipient name

Award name

Cubillos Marcu, Claudia
Faculty of Arts Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2003)
Knaus, Valerie

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2003)

Lang, George

Faculty of Arts Mactaggart Writing Award (2003)

Margolin, Uri [Professor Emeritus]
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Fellowships (Germany) (2003)
Molinier, (Kuefler) Susan
Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2003)
Potvin, Claudine
McCalla Research Professorship (2003)
Watts, Margaret
Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies Graduate Student Teaching Award (2003)

2002

No records available

2001

Recipient name

Award name

Allemano, Marina
Faculty of Arts Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2001)
Bruni-Bossio, Carmela

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2001)

Dold, Patricia Faculty of Arts Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2001)
Hayes, Andrea

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2001)

Ilnytzkyj, Oleh
McCalla Research Professorship (2001)
Priestly, Tom [Professor Emeritus]

Faculty of Arts Research Award (Full Professor) (2001)

Killam Annual Professorship, U of A (2001)

2000

Recipient name

Award name

Lang, George
McCalla Research Professorship (2000)
Osadnik, Waclaw

Faculty of Arts Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (2000)

Priestly, Tom [Professor Emeritus]

Henry Kreisel Award for Excellence in Teaching (2000)

McCalla Research Professorship (2000)

Rahimieh, Nasrin
Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching Award (2000)
Sywenky, Irene Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (2000)

1999

Recipient name

Award name

Germann, Karine Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1999)
Lang, George Faculty of Arts Research Award (Associate Professor) (1999)
McKinnie, Meaghan Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1999)
Nadasdi, Terry Faculty of Arts Research Award (Assistant Professor) (1999)
 Penrod, Lynn
 McCalla Research Professorship (1999)

1998

Recipient name

Award name

Beard, William Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching (1998)
Blodgett, Edward [Professor Emeritus] J. Gordin Kaplan Award for Excellence in Research (1998)
Blunck, Ute Faculty of Arts Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (1998)
Dimic, Milan [Professor Emeritus] Henry Kreisel Award for Excellence in Teaching (1998)
Holden, Kyril [Professor Emeritus] Henry Kreisel Award for Excellence in Teaching (1998)
 O’Brien, Audrey
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1998)
 White, Jerry Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1998)

1997

Recipient name

Award name

Blodgett, Edward [Professor Emeritus] Henry Kreisel Award for Excellence in Teaching (1997)
Coll, Doreley
Faculty of Arts Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (1997)
Krys, Oksana
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1997)
Robberecht, Paul Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching (1997)
Spires, Adam Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1997)

1996

Recipient name

Award name

Bosley, Vivien [Professor Emerita] Henry Kreisel Award for Excellence in Teaching (1996)
Dirks, Rita Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1996)
Purdy, Susan Faculty of Arts Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (1996)
Sywenky, Irene J. Gordin Kaplan Graduate Student Award (1996)

1995

Recipient name

Award name

Blodgett, Edward [Professor Emeritus] McCalla Research Professorship (1995)

1994

Recipient name

Award name

Blodgett, Edward [Professor Emeritus] University Professor (1994)
Lindvall, Marianne
Faculty of Arts Sessional Instructor Teaching Award (1994)
Young, Richard [Professor Emeritus]

Killam Annual Professorship, U of A (1994)

McCalla Research Professorship (1994)

1993

Recipient name

Award name

Bliss, Rene
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1993)
Imoro, Peter
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1993)
Souza, Sandra

Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1993)

Warkentin, Erwin
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1993)

1992

Recipient name

Award name

Doig, Jacqueline
Faculty of Arts Graduate Student Teaching Award (1992)

1991

Recipient name

Award name

Purdy, Anthony Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching (1991)

1990

No records available

1980's

Recipient name

Award name

Blodgett, Edward [Professor Emeritus] Royal Society of Canada Fellowship (1986)
Dimič, Milan [Professor Emeritus]

University Professor (1988)

Henry Kreisel Award for Excellence in Teaching (1998)

Royal Society of Canada Fellowship (1983)

 

Monod, Pierre

Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (1983)

Mozejko, Edward [Professor Emeritus]

J. Gordin Kaplan Award for Excellence in Research (1988)

Royal Society of Canada Fellowship (1987)

McCalla Research Professorship (1985)

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Fellowships (Germany) (1971)

Musacchio, Enrico [Professor Emeritus] McCalla Research Professorship (1987)
Priestly, Tom [Professor Emeritus] Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (1987)
Prokop, Manfred [Professor Emeritus]

3M National Teaching Fellowships (1989)

Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching (1987)

Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (1987)

Reinhold, Ernest [Professor Emeritus] Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Fellowships (Germany) (1964)
Rochet, Bernard [Professor Emeritus]

Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching (1984)

Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (1984)