TORONTO, Sept. 1 /CNW/ - The Ontario Confederation of University Faculty
Associations (OCUFA) is pleased to continue its tradition of celebrating the
wealth of talent at Ontario's universities with its prestigious Teaching and
Academic Librarianship Awards.
The 36th annual awards ceremony will take place at the Fairmont-Royal
York Hotel in Toronto on October 3, 2009.
The 2008-2009 Teaching Award recipients are:
- Nick Bontis, Associate Professor at the DeGroote School of Business
at McMaster University.
- Clare Hasenkampf, Associate Professor of Biology at the University of
Toronto, Scarborough Campus.
- Sheila Sammon, Associate Professor of Social Work at McMaster
- Lorne Sosin, Professor of Law at the University of Toronto.
- Gordon Stubley, Professor of Mechanical and Mechatronics at the
University of Waterloo.
- Cameron Tsujita, Assistant Professor of Earth Science at the
University of Western Ontario.
Founded in 1968, OCUFA represents 15,000 faculty and academic librarians
at 24 institutions across Ontario. The organization is committed to improving
the quality of higher education in Ontario and recognizing the outstanding
contributions of its members towards a world-class university system.
For further information:
For further information: Henry Mandelbaum, Executive Director, (416)
979-2117, Ext. 229 firstname.lastname@example.org; or Mark Rosenfeld, Associate
Executive Director, (416) 979-2117, Ext. 233, email@example.com