UTSC Teaching Awards

The UTSC Teaching Awards honour teaching excellence. The deadline for nominations is Friday, April 21, 2023, at 5 p.m. 

Award categories and guidelines: 

Associate and Full Professors Teaching Award

Assistant Professors Teaching Award

Part-time Faculty and Contractually Limited Term Appointments (CTLAs) Teaching Award

Unit 3 Sessional Lecturers Teaching Award

Unit 1 Course Instructors Teaching Award

Unit 3 Sessional Instructional Assistants Award

Graduate Teaching Assistants Award

Undergraduate Teaching Assistants Award

Individual Consultations and Workshops 

Prof. Zohreh Shahbazi, Acting Associate Dean, Teaching and Learning, and Acting Director, CTL, supports departments, nominators and nominees on the preparation of nomination packages. Workshops are scheduled throughout the year, and individual consultations are available. Please contact Prof. Shahbazi at acting.adteaching.utsc@utoronto.ca.


Prof. Katie Larson, Vice-Dean Teaching, Learning and Undergraduate Programs, oversees the adjudication process and chairs the adjudication committee. For more information, visit https://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/hr/teaching-awards or contact teachingawards.utsc@utoronto.ca

Teaching Award Winners

Read the complete list of Teaching Award winners here.

Tri-Campus Teaching Awards

Read about tri-campus teaching awards here: https://www.provost.utoronto.ca/awards-funding.