York University’s Faculty of Graduate Studies’ Teaching Award is bestowed annually on a member of the Faculty of Graduate Studies who has displayed substantial, significant and sustained excellence, commitment and enthusiasm to the multifaceted aspects of teaching at the graduate level at York.
The award recognizes teaching and supervisory excellence. Other elements that are taken into consideration include scholarly, professional, and teaching development and initiatives in graduate program and curriculum development. The nominator may be any member of the Faculty of Graduate Studies, including regular or adjunct faculty, graduate students or staff.
Nominations for the award should be submitted to the secretary of council of the Faculty of Graduate Studies by Nov. 15, including a letter of nomination and extensive documentary evidence in support of the nomination, especially from present and former graduate students.