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Clockwise from top left; Emma McClure, S. Trimble, Khalid Ahmed, Alex Stringer

Lecturers, instructors recognized for excellence in teaching

August 7, 2020

The University of Toronto's Faculty of Arts & Science has recognized sessional lecturers and graduate student course instructors with Superior Teaching Awards for their exceptional contributions.

These annual awards recognize excellence in classroom instruction, innovative teaching methods and student engagement by sessional lecturers and graduate student instructors, as evidenced by the ability to help students develop an understanding of the subject matter and ability to create an engaging and rewarding learning experience.

The recipients of the 2020 Faculty of Arts & Science Superior Teaching Awards are:

  • Khalid Ahmed, senior lecturer, African studies program, New College
  • S. Trimble, sessional instructor, Women & Gender Studies Institute
  • Emma McClure, graduate student course instructor, department of philosophy
  • Alex Stringer, graduate student course instructor, department of statistical sciences

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