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Nominations Open for the 2018 Dean of Graduate Studies Awards for Excellence

March 06, 2018
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Do you know an amazing SFU faculty or staff member who has consistently gone above and beyond? This is your chance to recognize them!

Nominations are open until March 15, 2018 for the Dean and Associate Provost, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Awards for Excellence.

We have three categories of awards: 

  • Dean of Graduate Studies Award for Excellence in Supervision (Note that there is a special category for young supervisors in the early years of their academic careers)
  • Dean of Graduate Studies Award for Excellence in Leadership
  • Dean of Graduate Studies Award for Excellence in Service 

Winners are recognized at the SFU Awards Dinner and at the Graduate Student Awards Reception. All winners' names are inscribed on plaques which are installed in the Thesis Defence Room.

The descriptions of each award, as well as profiles of past award winners, can be found on the award webpage.

The nomination deadline is March 15, 2018. Please scan the nomination and email it to gsdean@sfu.ca. Retain the hard copy in your office until the competition results are announced.  

If you nominated a worthy colleague last year, you may ask to bring their nomination file forward to this year. We only ask that you add a letter updating their accomplishments. 

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