In recognition of the primary importance of teaching excellence at Queen's University, the Alumni Association and the Centre for Teaching and Learning presents the Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching to a Queen’s teacher who shows outstanding knowledge, teaching ability, and accessibility to students.
Award Eligibility & Criteria
The recipient of the award will receive $5,000 presented at the Queen’s University Alumni Association’s annual Alumni Awards Gala, and the Teaching Award statuette presented at a University-Wide Teaching Award Reception.
Candidates should be:
- A teacher at Queen's University who has the primary responsibility for a course offered to registered Queen's students (i.e. organization and presentation)
- For this purpose, classrooms are not limited to lecture halls but include other teaching environments such as laboratories, seminars and tutorials