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Nominations Open for the 2019 Dean of Graduate Studies Awards for Excellence

February 20, 2019

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, 2019 for the Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Awards for Excellence.

We have three categories of awards. Winners are recognized at the Graduate Student Awards Reception. All winners' names are inscribed on plaques which are installed in the Thesis Defence Room: 

  • Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral 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 and Postdoctoral Studies Award for Excellence in Leadership
  • Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Award for Excellence in Service 

The descriptions of each award, as well as profiles of past award winners, can be found at the DGS Awards for Excellence website

The nomination deadline is March 15. 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 update their nomination file for this year. Please check the website for the re-nominations process.

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