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December 2, 2019
Why chemistry is like a LEGO collection—and why you should follow your passion wherever it takes you.
November 4, 2019
Polar bears and a passion for teaching—meet November Instructor of the Month Andrew Derocher.
October 1, 2019
Canada Research Chair and assistant professor in the Department of Computing Science, meet October Instructor of the Month Sarah Nadi.
September 3, 2019
Astrophysicist and the 2019 recipient of the Faculty of Science’s Excellent Teaching Award: meet September Instructor of the Month Erik Rosolowsky.
April 1, 2019
"Math is the foundation of all knowledge." Hear from April Instructor of the Month Vakhtang Putkaradze on mathematics, mechanics, and teaching.
March 5, 2019
“Organic chemistry is sort of like learning a new language. You have to first learn the words and how to put them together,” explains March Instructor of the Month Florence Williams.
February 4, 2019
February Instructor of the Month Michelle Spila encourages students to make the most of their UAlberta experience.
January 2, 2019
Meet Jocelyn Hall, January 2019 Instructor of the Month, associate chair (undergrad) and associate professor in the Department of Biological Sciences.
December 3, 2018
Meet Vadim Bulitko, December 2018 Instructor of the Month and professor in the Department of Computing Science.
November 1, 2018
Meet Thomas Chacko, November 2018 Instructor of the Month and professor and associate chair in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.
Home to some of the best educators in the world, the Faculty of Science takes pride in our reputation for innovative research and student support, where we engage our students to understand the past and shape the future. With our exceptional instructional team, we endeavour to position the Faculty of Science as a leader in response to the major drivers of change in the post-secondary sector. Each year, a few of of these individuals are honoured with teaching awards, and the calibre of these award recipients speaks to the incredible depth of talent in the Faculty of Science.
A new instructor is highlighted each month during the Fall and Winter terms to celebrate some of these talented individuals.