Internal & External Award Recipients

The University of Toronto Scarborough takes great pride in the scholarly contributions of its faculty members. The Office of the Vice-Principal Research is pleased to highlight U of T Scarborough award winners and we strongly encourage members of the U of T Scarborough community to nominate colleagues for awards and honours in recognition of a faculty member’s work and significant contributions.

INTERNAL AWARDS

University of Toronto Distinguished Professors

Zindel Segal, Psychology, 2013

Herbert Kronzucker, Biological Sciences, 2015

For more information please visit University of Toronto Distinguished Professors.

University of Toronto Inventor of the Year

Steve Joordens, Psychology, 2013

Nick Koudas, Computer & Mathematical Sciences, 2011

University of Toronto University Professors

John Kennedy, Psychology (emeritus), 2009 

John Friedlander, Computer & Mathematical Sciences, 2002 

For more information please visit University of Toronto University Professors.

University of Toronto Scarborough Principal's Research Award

James Donaldson, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2017 

Maydianne Andrade, Biological Sciences, 2016 (Shared Award) 
 
Nick Eyles, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2016 (Shared Award) 

Michael Inzlicht, Psychology, 2015 (Shared Award) 
 
Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2015 (Shared Award) 

Rudy Boonstra, Biological Sciences, 2014 

Michael Bagby, Psychology, 2013 

Herbert J. Kronzucker, Biological Sciences, 2012 

Franca Iacovetta, Historical and Cultural Studies, 2011 

Andre Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2010 

Daniel Bender, Historical and Cultural Studies, 2009 

Elizabeth Harney, Humanities, 2008 (Shared Award) 
 
Rene Harrison, Biological Sciences, 2008 (Shared Award) 

Myrna Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2007 

Andrew Mason, Biological Sciences, 2006 

Frank Wania, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2005 (Shared Award) 

Konstantine Zakzanis, Psychology, 2005 (Shared Award) 

Modris Eksteins, Humanities, 2004 

Janice Boddy, Anthropology, 2003 

Lisa Jeffrey, Mathematics, 2002 

Andrew Stark, Management, 2001 

Tom Tidwell, Physical Sciences, Chemistry, 2000

John Friedlander, Mathematics, 1999

Albert Berry, Management & Economics, 1998  

Oded Berman, Management & Economics, 1997 

Ronald Manzer, Social Science, 1996 

Robert McClelland, Physical Sciences, 1995 

John Youson, Life Sciences, 1994 

Ian Brown, Life Sciences, 1993 

For more information please visit U of T Scarborough Principal's Research Award.

University of Toronto Scarborough Research Excellence Faculty Scholars

Jennifer Chun, Sociology, 2017-2020 

Jeffrey Pilcher, Historical and Cultural Studies, 2017-2020 
 
Myrna Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2017-2020 

Michael Inzlicht, Psychology, 2016-2019 

Lisa Jeffrey, Computer & Mathematical Sciences, 2016-2019
 
Frank Wania, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2016-2019 

For more information please visit U of T Scarborough Research Excellence Faculty Scholars Award

University of Toronto Scarborough Research Recognition Award

Li Chen, Historical and Cultural Studies, 2017 

Anthony Ruocco, Psychology, 2016 

Marc Cadotte, Biological Sciences, 2015 

Mary Silcox, Anthropology, 2014 

For more information please visit U of T Scarborough Research Recognition Award.

EXTERNAL AWARDS

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Ragnar-Olaf Buchweitz, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Humboldt Research Award, 2010

For more information please visit the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Sandro Ambuehl, Management - Sloan Research Fellowship, 2017

Stefanos Aretakis, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Sloan Research Fellowship, 2016

Artur Izmaylov, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Sloan Research Fellowship, 2015

Bianca Schroeder, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Sloan Research Fellowship, 2013

Balint Virag, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Sloan Research Fellowship, 2004

David Fleet, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Sloan Research Fellowship, 1996

For more information please visit the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

American Association for the Advancement of Science

James Donaldson, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Fellow, 2007

For more information please visit the Amerian Association for the Advancement of Science.

American Association of Geographers

Minelle Mahtani, Human Geography - Glenda Laws Award, 2012

For more information please visit the American Association of Geographers.

American Historical Association

Natalie Rothman, Historical and Cultural Studies - Helen & Howard R. Marraro Prize, 2012

Natalie Rothman, Historical and Cultural Studies - Herbert Baxter Adams Prize, 2012

For more information please visit the American Historical Association.

American Mathematical Society

John Friedlander, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Joseph L. Doob Prize, 2017

John Friedlander, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Fellow, 2013

Lisa Jeffrey, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Fellow, 2013

For more information please visit the American Mathematical Society.

American Philosophical Association

Jessica Wilson, Philosophy - Dr. Martin R. Lebowitz and Eve Lewellis Lebowitz Prize, 2014

For more information please visit the American Philosophical Association.

American Political Science Association

Margaret Kohn - David Easton Award, 2017

Margaret Kohn - Dennis Judd Best Book Award, 2017

For more information please visit the American Political Science Association.

American Society of Mammalogists

Rudy Boonstra, Biological Sciences - C. Hart Merriam Award, 2013

For more information please visit the American Society of Mammalogists.

L'Association des Professeur.e.s de français des universités et collèges canadiens

Pascal Reindeau, Centre for French & Linguistics - Prix du meilleur livre, 2013 

For more information please visit L'Association des Professeur.e.s de français des universités et collèges canadiens.

 

Association for Psychological Science

Michael Inzlicht, Psychology - Fellow, 2013

For more information please visit the Association for Psychological Science.

Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario

Nick Eyles, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Lifetime Career Award of Merit, 2016

For more information please visit the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario.

Canada Council for the Arts

Pascal Reindeau, Centre for French & Linguistics - Governor General's Literary Awards Finalist, 2012

Tanya Mars, Arts, Culture and Media - Governor General’s Award in Visual & Media Arts, 2008

For more information please visit the Canada Council for the Arts

Canada Research Chairs

Bebhinn Treanor, Biological Sciences, 2016-2021

Brian Connelly, Management, 2016-2021

Kagan Kerman, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2016-2021

Bianca Schroeder, Computer & Mathematical Sciences, 2014-2019

Daniel Bender, Historical and Cultural Studies, 2014-2021

Michael Lambek, Anthropology, 2006-2020

Marney Isaac, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2013-2018

Maydianne Andrade, Biological Sciences, 2007-2018

Anne-Emanuelle Birn, Critical Development Studies, 2008-2015

For more information please visit the Canada Research Chairs Program.

Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society

Richard Pancer, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Cecil Graham Award, 2007

For more information please visit the Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society.

Canadian Artificial Intelligence Association

Graeme Hirst, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Lifetime Achievement Award, 2017

For more information please visit the Canadian Artificial Intelligence Association.

Canadian Association of African Studies

Stephen Rockel, Historical and Cultural Studies - Joel Gregory Prize, 2009

For more information please visit the Canadian Association of African Studies.

Canadian Association of Computer Science

Bianca Schroeder, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Outstanding Young Computer Science Researcher Prize, 2013

For more information please visit the Canadian Association of Computer Science.

Canadian Geophysical Union

Carl Mitchell, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Young Scientist Award, 2017

For more information please visit the Canadian Geophysical Union.

Canadian Institute for Advanced Research

David Fleet, Computer and Mathematical Sciences - Fellow, 2005

For more information please visit the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research.

Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Rene Harrison, Biological Sciences - New Investigator Award, 2008

For more information please visit the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.

Canadian Mathematical Society

Balazs Szegedy, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Coxeter-James Prize, 2013

Balint Virag, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Coxeter-James Prize, 2010

For more information please visit the Canadian Mathematical Society.

Canadian Society for Chemistry

Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Rio Tinto Alcan Award, 2017

Andre Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences - W.A.E. McBryde Medal, 2011

Andre Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Fred Beamish Award, 2010

For more information please visit the Canadian Society for Chemistry.

Charles Taylor Prize

Andrew Westoll, English - Charles Taylor Prize for Creative Non-Fiction, 2012

For more information please visit the RBC Taylor Prize.

Chemical Institute of Canada

Frank Wania, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Environment Division Research and Development Dima Award, 2015

For more information please visit the Chemical Institute of Canada.

Council of Ontario Universities

Andrea Charise, Anthropology/Health Studies - John Charles Polanyi Prize in English, 2014

Katherine Larson, English - John Charles Polanyi Prize in English, 2008 

For more information please visit the Council of Ontario Universities.

Ecological Society of America

Marc Cadotte, Biological Sciences - Early Career Fellow, 2014

For more information please visit the Ecological Society of America.

Fulbright Canada

Andrew Stark, Management - Canadian Fulbright Scholar, 2011

Anne-Emanuelle Birn, Critical Development Studies - Canadian Fulbright Research Scholar, 2007

For more information please visit Fulbright Canada.

Geological Association of Canada

Nick Eyles, Physical & Environmental Sciences - E.R. Ward Neale Medal, 2015

For more information please visit the Geological Association of Canada.

Geoscientists Canada

Ken Howard, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Fellowship, 2016

For more information please visit Geoscientists Canada.

Institute for Advanced Study (Berlin)

Michael Lambek, Anthropology - Fellow, 2016-2017

John Kennedy, Psychology - Fellow, 2008-2009

For more information please visit the Institute for Advanced Study.

International Planning History Society

Andre Sorensen, Human Geography - Book Prize, 2004

For more information please visit the International Planning History Society.

International Union of Soil Sciences

Myrna Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences - P.M. Huang Award, 2015 

For more information please visit the International Union of Soil Sciences.

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Micheal Goldstein, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Fellow, 2007 

For more information please visit the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science

Artur Izmaylov, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2017 

Steven Farber, Human Geography - Early Researcher Award, 2017 

Daniel Roy, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2017 

Brian Connelly, Management - Early Researcher Award, 2016

Patrick McGowan, Biological Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2016

Anthony Ruocco, Psychology - Early Researcher Award, 2016

Marc Cadotte, Biological Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2014

Bianca Schroeder, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2014

Kagan Kerman, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2012

Natalie Rothman, Historical and Cultural Studies - Early Researcher Award, 2012

Matthew Wells, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2011

George Arhonditsis, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2009 

Michael Inzlicht, Psychology - Early Researcher Award, 2009 

Andre Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2008

Rene Harrison, Biological Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2006 

Nick Koudas, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - Early Researcher Award, 2006 

For more information please visit the Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science.

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

Lisa Jeffrey - E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship, 2004

For more information please visit the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada.

Professorships

Marc Cadotte, Biological Sciences - TD Professor of Urban Forest Conservation and Biology, 2014-2019

Rick Halpern, Historical and Cultural Studies - Bissell-Heyd Chair of American Studies, 2008 

Royal Society of Canada College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

Nathalie Rothman, Historical and Cultural Studies - Member, 2014

For more information please visit the Royal Society of Canada.

Royal Society of Canada Fellows

Frank Wania, Physical & Environmental Sciences, 2017

Judith Teichman, Political Science, 2014 

Lisa Jeffrey, Computer & Mathematical Sciences, 2007

John Kennedy, Psychology, 2005 

Michael Lambek, Anthropology, 2000

John Friedlander, Computer & Mathematical Sciences, 1988

For more information please visit the Royal Society of Canada.

Royal Society of Canada Medals & Awards

Balint Virag, Computer & Mathematical Sciences - John L. Synge Award, 2014

Nick Eyles, Physical & Environmental Sciences - McNeil Medal, 2013 

For more information please visit the Royal Society of Canada.

Royal Society of Chemistry

Frank Wania, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Fellow, 2011

Myrna Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Environmental Sciences Award (awarded jointly with Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry), 2010

Andre Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Fellow, 2010

Andre Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Joseph Black Award, 2010

Andre Simpson, Physical & Environmental Sciences - Environmental Sciences Award (awarded jointly with Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry), 2008

For more information please visit the Royal Society of Chemistry.

The Learning Partnership

Steve Joordens - National Technology Innovation Award, 2009

For more information please visit The Learning Partnership.