Current Winners

The following faculty members won the Distinguished Teaching Award for 2018.


Joan Mills

Joan Mills

Faculty, Centre for Professional Nursing Education; Assistant professor, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Joan loves taking complicated concepts and making them simple. Have you heard the one about how a toilet flushing is like cardiac cell's ability to respond to stimulus?


Diane Symbaluk

Professor, Sociology
Exemplary teachers are learner-centred communicators who display clarity, knowledge and passion in their classrooms. That's the philosophy that has shaped Diane's approach to teaching and education.

Dianne Symbaluk

Cristina Anton

Cristina Anton

Professor, Mathematics and Statistics
Teaching and talking about math can change a tough day into a marvellous one for Cristina. She shares this enthusiasm with her students, but also teaches them that excelling at math takes a lot of hard work.


Lynne Honey

Associate professor, Psychology
You don't have to stop being punk rock to be a prof, says Lynne. When students see the authentic side of their instructors, they also see themselves in a different light.

Lynne Honey