York University Honorific Professorship – Distinguished Research Professor

Deadline: N/A

Level: Senior

Background: Canada, York University

Cycle: Irregular Intervals

Description: 

A Distinguished Research Professorship is awarded to a member of the faculty who has made outstanding contributions to the University through Research.
The Distinguished Research Professor will have demonstrated scholarly achievement by sustained publication or other recognized and accepted demonstrations of sustained authoritative contributions to scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria:

York faculty members are eligible.

For More Information: http://secretariat-policies.info.yorku.ca/policies/honorific-professorships/

York University Honorific Professorship – University Professor

Deadline: N/A

Level: Senior

Background: Canada, York University

Cycle: Irregular Intervals

Description: 

The University Professorship is awarded to a member of the faculty whom the University recognizes for his or her scholarship, teaching and particularly participation in University life or contribution to the University as a community.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: A long-serving tenured faculty member who has made an extraordinary contribution to the University as a colleague, teacher and scholar.

For More Information: http://secretariat-policies.info.yorku.ca/policies/honorific-professorships/

York President’s Emerging Research Leadership Award

Deadline: November 20

Level: Early-career

Background: Canada, York University

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The York University President’s Emerging Research Leadership Award recognizes fulltime faculty members within 10 years of their first academic appointment, who have had a notable impact on their field(s) and made a significant contribution to advancing the University’s international reputation for research excellence while significantly and positively contributing to one or more aspects of the York community’s intellectual life.
This honour demands outstanding emerging research achievement providing the promise of long term leadership in their field. At least five years of that research must have been completed while the nominee held a faculty appointment at York
.

Eligibility Criteria:

Inclusive of all individuals with tenure-stream appointments at York who are between five and 10 years of their first academic appointment.

For More Information: http://www.yorku.ca/research/documents/PRESIDENT—S-EMERGING-RESEARCH-LEADERSHIP-AWARD-2015-16rev.pdf

York President’s University-Wide Teaching Awards

Deadline: February 7

Level: Early-career, Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada, York University

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The President’s University-Wide Teaching Awards (UWTA) honour those individuals who, through innovation and commitment, have significantly enhanced the quality of learning for York students.

Eligibility Criteria:

There are 4 categories:
a. Full-Time tenured faculty with 10 or more years full-time teaching experience
b. Full-Time faculty (tenured/tenure-stream/CLA) with less than 10 years teaching experience
c. Contract and adjunct faculty
d. Teaching assistants

For More Information: http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/01/06/call-for-nominations-for-the-presidents-university-wide-teaching-awards-6/

York University Faculty of Graduate Studies’ Teaching Award

Deadline: November 15

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada, York University

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The 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 which are taken into consideration include scholarly, professional and teaching development and initiatives in graduate program and curriculum development.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must be a member of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
The nominator may be any member of the Faculty of Graduate Studies, including regular or adjunct faculty, graduate students or staff.

For More Information: http://gradstudies.yorku.ca/faculty-staff/academic-affairs/teaching-award/

York University President’s Research Excellence Award

Deadline: December 10

Level: Senior

Background: Canada, York University

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The York University President’s Research Excellence Award recognizes established, full-time, active faculty members with distinguished scholarly achievements who have had a notable impact on their field(s) and made a significant contribution to advancing the University’s international reputation for research excellence while significantly and positively contributing to one or more aspects of the York community’s intellectual life.
This honour demands sustained, outstanding and continuing research achievement of excellent quality. At least five years of that research must have been completed while the nominee held a faculty appointment at York.

Eligibility Criteria:

Inclusive of all individuals with tenure-stream appointments at York.

For More Information: http://www.yorku.ca/research/documents/Presidents_Research_Excellence_Award_Call_2013-14.pdf

Partners in Research National Award – Engineering Ambassador Award

Deadline: January 15

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The PIR Engineering Ambassador Award recognizes a Canadian researcher, his or her outstanding body of work over a period of time which has contributed to the field of engineering, and their promotion of this research to the Canadian public.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: Canadian researchers

For More Information: http://www.pirweb.org/pir/en/engineering-research-excellence-award/

Partners in Research National Award – Technology Ambassador Award

Deadline: January 15

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The PIR Technology Ambassador Award recognizes a Canadian researcher, his or her outstanding body of work over a period of time which has contributed to the field of technology, and their promotion of this research to the Canadian public.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: Canadian researchers

For More Information: http://www.pirweb.org/pir/en/technology-reseach-excellence-award/

Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA) – Status of Women Award of Distinction

Deadline: December 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada, Ontario

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

This award celebrates outstanding contributions to the advancement of women professors, academic librarians, and other members of academic staff at Ontario universities.

It honours and recognizes the dedication of those whose leadership has helped improve the lives and working conditions of academic women and, by extension, their families, friends, and colleagues.

Eligibility Criteria:

Criteria: Member in good standing of an OCUFA – affiliated faculty association. A notable record of active involvement in issues affecting female academic staff in Ontario universities.
Distinguished achievement in contributing to the advancement of women in the academy, demonstrated over an extended period of time, or in a single project, either currently or in the past.

For More Information: http://ocufa.on.ca/awards/status-of-women-award-of-distinction/

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) Excellence Awards – North Star Award for Emerging Leader in International Education

Deadline: July 13

Level: Early-career

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

Awarded to a new professional who has shown extraordinary promise in the field of international education; to recognize and encourage outstanding individuals to continue in the field.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: Any individual

For More Information: http://www.cbie-bcei.ca/members/cbie-excellence-awards/