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UNB honours its top teachers

UNB honoured more than 30 of its faculty for their teaching excellence in 2015. Five university-wide awards were given out.

Lyle Hamm

Lyle Hamm, education, was awarded the Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching. This award recognizes outstanding teaching. Professors are nominated from students and faculty members. Hamm was presented with the award during UNB’s fall Convocation.

John Johnson

John Johnson, science, applied science and engineering (biology), received the University Teaching Scholar Award.

Valerie Reeves

Valerie Reeves, science (chemistry), received the UNB Student Union Teaching Excellence Award. Student Union vice-president Jessie Reid says that he is “pleased to see that the university cares about good teaching, that it makes regular efforts to continually improve teaching quality, and that it recognizes excellent teaching.”

Ben Newling

Ben Newling, science (physics), was also awarded the Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching. He also received the University Teaching Scholar Award and the Faculty of Science Teaching Award.

Kathy Wilson

Kathy Wilson, nursing, received the Neil Scott Educational Leadership Award, which recognizes individuals who have taken a leadership role and have developed and improved the teaching culture within university.

The following faculty members were recognized with Faculty Excellence in Teaching Awards.

  • Dan Ahern – arts (Fredericton)
  • Tim Alderson - science, applied science and engineering
  • Eric Aubanel – computer science
  • Phil Backman – science, applied science and engineering
  • Paul-Emile Chiasson -  arts (Saint John) 
  • Emin Civi - business
  • Terry Conrod - business
  • Dan Doiron - business
  • Leslie Jeffrey - arts
  • Lee Jolliffe - business
  • Howard Kislowicz – law
  • David Lane - arts (Saint John)
  • JP Lewis - arts (Saint John)
  • Nancy Logue - science, applied science and engineering
  • Kerry MacQuarrie – engineering, Eric Garland Excellence in Teaching Award
  • Elin Maher – business administration
  • Jeffrey McNally – business administration
  • Jamie Miles – engineering, Golden Apple Award
  • Sue O’Donnell – nursing, CETL visiting scholar
  • Aaron Savage – business administration, MBA Professor Recognition Award
  • Sal Saleh – engineering, Dr. Balasubramanian Excellence in Teaching Award
  • David Scott – kinesiology
  • Sanjeev Seahra – science
  • Pedro Serrano - arts (Saint John)
  • Andy Simoneau – engineering
  • Charlene Shannon-McCallum – kinesiology
  • Connie Stewart - science, applied science and engineering
  • Byron Walton - science, applied science and engineering
  • Li-Hong Xu - science, applied science and engineering

Check out the Celebrating Teaching and Learning Excellence newsletter for more information on the recipients.

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