President's Awards

Excellence in Teaching Award

(Previously recognized through the Centre for Teaching & Learning)

The Humber Award for Excellence in Teaching is an annual award recognizing one (1) Humber educator for Excellence in Teaching and for nurturing the broader institutional learning environment. A nominee should be an individual who is widely recognized for their teaching and academic inquiry within the Faculty, supports the educational excellence of colleagues, and embodies a spirit of instructional innovation.


All current Humber academic faculty (all categories of teaching staff, including part-time and continuing education) are eligible for this award. Employees may be nominated more than once, but may not receive the award more than once in a three-year period.


The criteria for Excellence in Teaching Award are based upon a comprehensive, robust view of teaching in all teaching formats and modalities. Nominations for the award are to be based on a nominee’s demonstrated excellence in all four of the Excellence in Teaching Framework categories listed below:

Teaching Excellence Frameworks

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Award recipients will receive the following:

  • The Award recipient to attend a conference of their own choosing in the upcoming year (conditions apply)
  • A plaque recognizing excellence in teaching

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The 2022 President’s Awards
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