CI Teaching Excellence Award

Division : Centre for Teaching Support & Innovation

Type : Institutional Award, Non-Continuing Teaching Appointment, Teaching Award

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In each award year (May 1 – April 29), one Course Instructor Award will be offered. The successful candidate will receive a monetary award and a certificate. All shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the University of Toronto’s annual Teaching & Learning Symposium. The Symposium, hosted by the University President, is a full-day event showcasing innovative teaching research and effective teaching practices, and is an event reserved for U of T faculty members, librarians and appointed staff. The shortlisted candidates will participate as Special Guests.

Preference will be given to Course Instructors who have held more than one appointment.


  1. To be eligible, all of the following requirements must be met. The CI: has an appointment in the current academic year and held at least one previous appointment as a CI. Preference will be given to CIs who have held more than one appointment. Is currently enrolled (in good standing) in the School of Graduate Studies and is a member of Unit 1, 2 or 4 of CUPE 3902.


mid-late February