Preeminent profs, top TAs honoured by students
McMaster’s top teachers were celebrated Thursday night at the Students Union’s annual Teaching Awards ceremony.
Faculty members and teaching assistants were recognized for their creative teaching methods and dedication to student learning at the event, held in Council Chambers.
The awards are based on student nominations, and are meant to recognize and encourage excellence in teaching.
This year’s winners were:
Lifetime Achievement Award – Nick Cipriano
Merit Award – Saiedeh Razavi
Arts & Science – Stefan Rodde
Commerce – Stephen Charko
Engineering – Greg Wohl
Health Sciences – Patangi Rangachari
Humanities – Joseph Argentino
Kinesiology – Andy Schmalz
Nursing – Kirsten Culver
Science – Pippa Lock
Social Sciences – Todd Alway
Teaching Assistant Merit Awards – Jason Jaskolka, Jake Nease, Sohail Mulla, Jessica Slomka
Pedagogical Innovation Awards – Chelsea Gabel, Felicia Vulcu