2013 Award for Excellence in Scholarly Teaching
This award recognizes and showcases excellence in scholarly teaching among faculty members, faculty associates and instructors in the Faculty.
The award recipient’s excellence in scholarly teaching is demonstrated through a letter of nomination, student evaluations and a teaching portfolio including examples.
The winner of this year’s award is Dr. Natalia Gajdamaschko. She started working in the Faculty in 1999 and became a continuing Senior Lecturer in 2010. Professor Gajdamaschko is a Vygotskian psychologist who trained in Moscow, Russia.
The nomination letter indicated, “Dr. Gajdamaschko is consistently described by her students, both graduate and undergraduate, as an exceptionally outstanding teacher.”