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Please read and follow the nomination criteria for each award carefully. It is recommended to use the web browser Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome when completing the online form to submit a nomination.

If you have questions regarding the below awards please contact Stacy Dinel at stacy.dinel@schulich.uwo.ca or at 519-661-2111 ext. 86206.

Dean's Awards of Excellence - Individual

Description
For excellence in academic endeavours with particular emphasis on exceptional performance in research, education, administration, innovation and/or public service.

Eligibility
All faculty in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

Notes
A maximum of six awards may be made per year.
  • At least one of the individual awards is reserved for a junior faculty member (within the first seven years of academic appointment). The review committee, at their discretion may recommend separate awards for junior faculty (clinician) and junior (basic scientist)
  • Of the remaining awards, a maximum of three may be specifically for achievement in research, and a maximum of two may be for achievement in multiple area. One award may be given for lifetime achievement.

Nomination Procedure
Nominations should focus on the individual’s primary area(s) of strength. It is advantageous to nominees to concentrate on those specific categories where the individual has an outstanding record. The candidate must be approved of the nomination.

  1. Nominating letter signed by either the individual’s department chair or three Schulich Medicine & Dentistry faculty members at large
  2. Up to four supporting letters from peers or relevant authorities summarizing the nominee’s strengths and noting the various contributions made to Schulich Medicine & Dentistry in the specific categories for which the faculty member is nominated
  3. Up to four supporting letters from students (if applicable)
  4. Current CV for nominee
  5. Teaching Dossier (required if nominated for Education category) with evaluations from student noted
Nominations will be adjudicated by committee chaired by the Vice Dean, Research and Innovation.

Nomination Form

Dean's Awards of Excellence - Team

Description
This award recognizes exceptional achievement by a team in areas including research, education, administration, innovation and public service. The award reflects the philosophy that “the whole is greater than the sum of its parts” and recognizes:

  • Creative Collaboration
  • Excellence as demonstrated by peer-reviewed recognition
  • Continuing enthusiasm for collaboration and ability to adapt to change
  • Appreciation by peers of the team’s contribution to the larger enterprise
  • Willingness to aid in fostering success in other teams

Eligibility
All teams, groups, or centres in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry are eligible to be nominated.Teams may include members from multiple departments and both faculty and staff members may be included in a nominated team.

Notes
A maximum of one award will be made per year. Nominations should focus on the team’s primary area(s) of strength. It is advantageous to nominees to concentrate on those specific categories where the team has an outstanding record.

Nomination Procedure
To nominate a team for this award:

  1. One page listing all the members of the team to be recognized
  2. Nominating letter signed by three Schulich Medicine & Dentistry faculty members at large
  3. A two page summary describing the team and its contributions in the areas for which it isbeing nominated, with particular emphasis on the synergism of the team in making thesecontributions. The role and contribution of each team member should be evident.
  4. Up to four supporting letters from peers or relevant authorities summarizing the team’sstrengths and noting the various contributions made to Schulich Medicine & Dentistry
  5. Up to four supporting letters from students (if applicable)
  6. Current abbreviated CV (maximum 2 pages) for each of the team members
Nominations will be adjudicated by a committee chaired by the Vice Dean, Research and Innovation.

Nomination Form

Dean's Awards of Excellence - Lifetime Achievement

Description
This award may be given to individuals who have excelled in multiple areas throughout their career, and have a record of distinguished service to Schulich.


Eligibility

All faculty in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

Nomination Procedure
Nominations should focus on the individual’s primary area(s) of strength. It is advantageous to nominees to concentrate on those specific categories where the individual has an outstanding record. The candidate must be approved of the nomination.

  1. Nominating letter signed by either the individual’s department chair or three Schulich Medicine & Dentistry faculty members at large
  2. Up to four supporting letters from peers or relevant authorities summarizing the nominee’s strengths and noting the various contributions made to Schulich Medicine & Dentistry in the specific categories for which the faculty member is nominated
  3. Up to four supporting letters from students (if applicable)
  4. Current CV for nominee
  5. Teaching Dossier (required if nominated for Education category) with evaluations from student noted

Nominations will be adjudicated by committee chaired by the Vice Dean, Research and Innovation.

Nomination Form