Centre for Teaching and Learning

Centre for Teaching and Learning
Centre for Teaching and Learning

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

Applied Science First Year Teaching and Learning Award

Established in 1996, this is an annual award which recognizes the individuals teaching first year Applied Science courses who contribute most to establishing a good teaching and learning environment in the classroom.

This year's recipients are:

Fall 2016 Bahman Gharesifard, Mathematics and Statistics

Winter 2017 David Riegert, Applied Science Programs

To learn more about the Applied Science First Year Teaching and Learning Award.

Nature of Award

Established in 1996, this is an annual award which recognizes the individuals teaching first year Applied Science courses who contribute most to establishing a good teaching and learning environment in the classroom.

Nomination Criteria

Nominees must be instructing a course in the common first year Applied Science program.

Nomination Procedure

All first year Applied Science students are invited to register their vote using the Applied Science First Year Studies web site.

Selection Process

Two awards are given annually to those instructors who receive votes from the largest percentage of the students that they taught.

Presentation of Award

The names of the winners are announced on the First Year web site and at the Faculty Board. The winners are awarded a one year membership in the American Society for Engineering Education.

Past Winners

Winter 2017 David Riegert, Applied Science Programs
Fall 2016 Bahman Gharesifard, Mathematics and Statistics
2016 Winter Carly Rozins, Mathematics and Statistics
2015 Fall William Newstead, Chemical Engineering
2015 Winter Bahman Gharesifard, Mathematics and Statistics
2014 Fall Alan Ableson, Mathematics and Statistics
2014 Winter Peter Taylor, Mathematics and Statistics
2013 Fall William Newstead, Chemistry
2013 Winter Patrick Reynolds, Mathematics and Statistics
2012 Fall  Andrew Hoefel, Mathematics and Statistics
2012 Fall John Hanes, Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
2012 Winter Bill Newstead, Chemistry
2011 Fall Alan Ableson, Mathematics and Statistics
2011 Winter Anthony Noble, Engineering and Applied Science
2010 Fall John Hanes, Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
2010 Winter Somi Narayanan, Physics
2009 Fall Bill Newstead, Chemistry
2009 Winter Leo Jonker, Mathematics and Statistics
2008 Fall T. Simko, Engineering and Applied Science
2008 Winter Bill Newstead, Chemistry
2007 Fall Bill Newstead, Chemistry
2007 Winter Dawn Aguilar, Mathematics and Statistics
2006 Fall Alan Ableson, Mathematics and Statistics
2006 Winter Tom Simko, Mechanical and Materials Engineering
2005 Fall Bill Newstead, Chemistry
2005 Winter Susan Cooper, Mathematics and Statistics
2004 Fall Somi Narayanan, Physics
2004 Winter Leo Jonker, Mathematics and Statistics
2003 Fall Bill Newstead, Chemistry
2003 Winter Robin Fletcher, Physics
2002 Fall John Hanes, Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
2002 Winter Bill Newstead, Chemistry
2002 Winter Honourable Mention: Leo Jonker, Mathematics and Statistics
2001 Fall Leo Jonker, Mathematics and Statistics
2001 Fall Honourable Mention: John Hanes, Physics
2001 Winter Robin Fletcher, Physics
2001 Winter Honourable Mention: Paul Roman, Mining Engineering
2000 Fall Kim McAuley, Chemical Engineering
2000 Fall Somi Narayanan, Physics
2000 Fall Honourable Mention: Ian Johnstone, Physics
2000 Winter Leo Jonker, Mathematics and Statistics
2000 Winter Jim Whitley, Mathematics and Statistics
2000 Winter Honourable Mention: Robin Fletcher, Physics
2000 Winter Honourable Mention: Kayll Lake, Physics
1999 Fall John Hanes, Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
1999 Fall Leo Jonker, Mathematics and Statistics
1999 Winter Leo Jonker, Mathematics and Statistics
1999 Winter Honourable Mention: Alan Ableson, Mathematics and Statistics
1999 Winter Honourable Mention: Jim Whitley, Mathematics and Statistics
1998 Fall John Hanes, Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
1998 Fall Honourable Mention: Leo Jonker, Mathematics and Statistics
1998 Winter Leo Jonker, Mathematics and Statistics
1998 Winter Honourable Mention: Kayll Lake, Physics
1998 Winter Honourable Mention: Somi Narayanan, Physics
1997 Fall David Cardon, Mathematics and Statistics
1997 Fall John Hanes, Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
1997 Fall Honourable Mention: Brian Hunter, Chemistry
1997 Winter David Cardon, Mathematics and Statistics
1997 Winter Lynann Clapham, Physics
1996 Fall David Cardon, Mathematics and Statistics
1996 Fall Lynann Clapham, Physics