Awards

William A. West Medal
 
Resolved that the Dean of Education Medal be renamed the Wm A. West Education Medal as recommended by the Education Council.

 

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Distinguished Researcher Awards Guidelines

Deadline: November 30

Description

The Distinguished Researcher Award is the highest honour conferred by Lakehead University for research and scholarly activity. As such, the award will only rarely be given to the same scholar twice in their career, and only then if their research and scholarly activity was sustained at a high level over a period of at least two decades. Typically, the award recognizes a full career of internationally recognized intellectual contributions, including:       

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Distinguished Instructor Award

The Distinguished Instructor Award is Lakehead University's most prestigious teaching award. It recognizes a significant contribution to teaching excellence at Lakehead University over a significant number of years (minimum of 10 years of university teaching in total with at least 5 years at Lakehead). As such, the award will only rarely be given to the same individual twice in their career, and only then if their teaching excellence was sustained at a high level over a period of at least two decades.

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Award to Staff for Outstanding Performance and/or Contributions


Purpose

To recognize and reward outstanding performance and/or contributions to the University by a non-faculty employee of Lakehead University.

The Award
1.  a certificate within a Lakehead University folder; and  
2.  a monetary award of $2,000.

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