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Canadian Association of Physicists Medal For Excellence in Teaching Physics

Submitted by admin on Fri, 2008/02/01 - 11:14am.

Awarding Body:

CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICISTS

Description:

Honours faculty members who have a comprehensive knowledge and deep understanding of their subject and who possess an exceptional ability to communicate their knowledge and understanding in such a way as to lead their students to high academic achievement in physics. All forms of undergraduate teaching may be considered including classroom lecturing, small group teaching, laboratory instruction, consultation with individual students, Honours Thesis supervision, design and development of courses, laboratory experiments and classroom demonstrations, introduction of innovative teaching methods, and production of educational materials such as textbooks, journal articles on teaching, films and videos.