OCAD U Faculty and Specialized Teaching Awards

OCAD University's Faculty and Specialized Teaching Awards recognize outstanding faculty members and teaching assistants who inspire student learning, creativity and help students to make connections between the academic, personal and professional realms. *Faculty and Specialized teaching awards do not include the Price and Non-Tenure teaching awards.

1) The BLG Faculty Equity Award

2) Faculty Teaching Awards

  • Faculty of Art
  • Faculty of Design
  • Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences and School of Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Graduate Studies
  • Continuing Studies

3) The Inspired Teaching Awards

  • Excellence in Teaching First Year Students
  • Leadership to Advance Teaching
  • Teaching Assistant of the Year

For the complete list of nominees for the 2016-2017 academic year, please click here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can submit a nomination?

All members of the OCAD U community are welcome to submit nominations or testimonials in support of a faculty member for a teaching award.  

Where can I find more information about each award?

Information on OCAD University's Teaching Awards can be found by clicking below:

  1. Price and Non-Tenured Teaching Awards
  2. The BLG Faculty Equity Award
  3. Faculty Teaching Awards
  4. The Inspired Teaching Awards

How are award recipients recognized?

Winners receive a certificate of recognition and are traditionally recognized at OCAD University's annual Celebration of Faculty event, which is traditionally held in April.

Is there a list of previous winners?

The comprehensive list of all of OCAD U's Teaching Excellence Award recipients, including the Price Award, the non-Tenured Award, the Faculty Teaching Awards, the Inspired Teaching Awards and the BLG Faculty Equity can be found here (updated April 28, 2017).