The University of Lethbridge Excellence in Teaching Award

Excellence in Teaching Award


The University of Lethbridge Excellence in Teaching Award, formerly known as the Distinguished Teaching Award, was established in 1987 at the University of Lethbridge under the auspices of the President. The award is in recognition of the central importance of teaching to the philosophy and goals of the University of Lethbridge and to provide recognition to those members of the academic staff who excel in teaching.

Please contact the administrator of this award at to have the appropriate file OneDrive folders set up for submission. Both nominees and nominators will have to contact the administrator. See the guidelines below for more information.

Please forward nominations by December 1st to

The Excellence in Teaching Award Selection Committee
The University of Lethbridge
Teaching Centre  

Nominations that are incomplete as of the February 1st deadline will be returned to the nominator.

Click for Excellence in Teaching Award Nomination Form

March 1st  at 4:00 P.M.

Notifications of application completion by the nominees can be sent to: - Attention: Excellence in Teaching Award Committee. 

University recognizes Findlay with 2021 Excellence in Teaching Award

Committed to providing her students with a positive, supportive learning environment, Dr. Susan Findlay of the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry has been named the recipient of the University of Lethbridge’s 2021 Excellence in Teaching Award.

Susan Findlay

Findlay is noted as a strong lecturer and inspiring leader within the department and was instrumental in getting course content online during the pandemic, becoming somewhat of a technical resource person for her colleagues in the process