Award Winning Faculty Archives

Teaching Awards and Achievements

2014 - 2015

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Faculty

Political Science Association (PSA) Professor of the Year Award

Dr. Dan Bousfield             

University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll

Dr. Dan Bousfield
Dr. Cristine de Clercy
Dr. Gabriel Eidelman
Dr. Peter Ferguson
Dr. David Hoogenboom
Dr. Martin Horak
Ms. Jennifer Kirkham
Dr. Douglas Long
Dr. Jennifer Mustapha
Dr. Andrés Pérez-Baltodano
Dr. Lindsay Scorgie-Porter
Dr. Laura Stephenson

2013 - 2014

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Faculty

Political Science Association (PSA) Professor of the Year Award

Dr. Doug Long             

University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll

Dr. Dan Bousfield
Dr. Caroline Dick
Dr. Peter Ferguson
Dr. Charles Jones
Ms. Jennifer Kirkham
Dr. Andres Perez
Dr. Richard Vernon

2012 - 2013

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University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll

Dr. Dan Bousfield
Dr. Cristine de Clercy
Dr. Peter Ferguson
Dr. Martin Horak
Ms. Jennifer Kirkham
Dr. Doug Long
Dr. Bruce Morrison
Dr. Andres Perez
Dr. Joanna Quinn
Dr. Veronica Schild
Dr. Richard Vernon

2011 - 2012

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University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll

Dr. Dan Bousfield
Dr. Radoslav Dimitrov
Dr. Peter Ferguson
Dr. Charles Jones
Dr. Joanna Quinn
Dr. Richard VandeWetering
Dr. Richard Vernon
Dr. Martin Westmacott

2010 - 2011

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University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll

Dr. Dan Bousfield
Dr. Caroline Dick
Dr. Radoslav Dimitrov
Dr. Martin Horak
Mr. Jeffrey Parker
Dr. Richard VandeWetering
Dr. Richard Vernon
Dr. Martin Westmacott

2009 - 2010

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Fellowship in Teaching Innovation

Dr. Peter Ferguson

University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll Dr. Donald Abelson
Dr. Martin Horak
Dr. Richard Vernon

2008 - 2009

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Award of Excellence for Outstanding Achievement in Undergratuate Teaching, Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance (External Award)

Dr. Peter Ferguson

Award of Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching presented by University Students' Council, The Bank of Nova Scotia, and Western Alumni Association Dr. Peter Ferguson
Dr. Charles Jones
Distinguished University Professorship Dr. Richard Vernon
Pi Sigma Alpha Award for Outstanding Teaching in Political Science, American Political Science Association (External Award) Dr. Peter Ferguson
University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll Dr. Nandita Biswas Mellamphy
Dr. Tom Deligiannis
Dr. Martin Horak
Dr. Bruce Morrison
Dr. Joanna Quinn
Dr. Richard Vernon
Dr. Martin Westmacott

Research Awards and Achievements

2017 - 2018

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S.M. Lipset Best Book Award, American Political Science Association (External)

Dr. Christopher Alcantara

2015 - 2016

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Western's 2016 Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award

Dr. Christopher Alcantara

John McMenemy Prize, Canadian Political Science Association (External)

Dr. Christopher Alcantara

Best Dissertation, Urban and Local Politics Section, American Political Science Association (External)

Dr. Zachary Taylor

2012 - 2013

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Faculty Scholar's Award

Dr. Joanna Quinn

2009 - 2010

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Canada Research Chair in Multilevel Governance, Tier 1, - Renewal (External Award)

Dr. Robert Young

Finalist for the Jill Vickers Prize for Best Paper on Gender and Politics, 2009 CPSA Conference (External Award)

Dr. Caroline Dick

Nominated for the SSHRC Aurora Prize (External Award)

Dr. Martin Horak

2008 - 2009

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Distinguished University Professorship

Dr. Richard Vernon

2007 - 2008

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Edward G. Pleva Award for Excellence in Teaching

Dr. Richard Vernon

University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll

Dr. Caroline Dick
Dr. Bruce Morrison
Dr. Joanna Quinn
Dr. Elizabeth Riddell-Dixon
Dr. Richard Vernon
Dr. Richard VandeWetering

2006 - 2007

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Award of Exellence in Undergraduate Teaching presented by the University Students' Council, The Bank of Nova Scotia, and Western's Alumni Association

Dr. Radoslav Dimitrov

Edward G. Pleva Award for Excellence in Teaching

Dr. Martin Westmacott

University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll

Dr. Carol Agocs
Dr. Caroline Dick
Mr. Nigmendra Narain
Dr. Andres Perez
Dr. Joanna Quinn
Dr. Elizabeth Riddell-Dixon
Dr. Richard VandeWetering

2005 - 2006

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Angela Armitt Award for Excellence in Teaching by a Part-Time Faculty Member

Mr. Nigmendra Narain

University Students' Council Teaching Honour Roll Dr. Laura Stephenson

2003 - 2004

2002 - 2003

Research Awards and Achievements

2012 - 2013

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Faculty Scholar's Award

Dr. Joanna Quinn

2009 - 2010

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Canada Research Chair in Multilevel Governance, Tier 1, - Renewal (External Award)

Dr. Robert Young

Finalist for the Jill Vickers Prize for Best Paper on Gender and Politics, 2009 CPSA Conference (External Award)

Dr. Caroline Dick

Nominated for the SSHRC Aurora Prize (External Award)

Dr. Martin Horak

2008 - 2009

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Distinguished University Professorship

Dr. Richard Vernon

2007 - 2008

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American Political Science Association Prize for Best Urban Politics Book published in 2007. Awarded for Governing the Post-Communist City: Institutions and Democratic Development in Prague. (External Award)

Dr. Martin Horak

2006 - 2007

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Finalist for the John McMenemy Prize for the Best Article to appear in the Canadian Journal of Political Science. (External Award)

Dr. Caroline Dick

W.S. MacNutt Memorial Lecturer, University of New Brunswick (External Achievement)

Dr. Robert Young

2004 - 2005

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The Hellmuth Prize for Distinction in Research

Dr. Richard Vernon

2002 - 2003

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Canada Research Chair in Multilevel Governance, Tier 1 (External Award)

Dr. Robert Young

Ontario Distinguished Researcher Award (External Award)

Dr. Robert Young