Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Excellence in Teaching Awards


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2017 Award Schedule

  • Call for nominations: 14 October 2016
  • Close of nomination period: 2 December 2016
  • Deadline for nominee award submissions: 20 March 2017
  • Meeting of the Judging Panel: April 2017
  • Faculty Awards Ceremony: 26 May 2017

2016 Award Winners

    Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning
      Associate Professor Denese Playford
        Individual Teaching within FMDHS (UWA Employee)
          Winthrop Professor Paul Abbott
            Individual Teaching within FMDHS (non-UWA Employee):
              Ms Amanda Bryce
                Small Group Teaching in a clinical and/or practicum setting (UWA Employee):
                  Associate Professor Robert Whitehead
                    Small Group Teaching in a clinical and/or practicum setting: (non-UWA Employee):
                      Dr Lindsay Flaherty
                        Service Award for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning

                        Ms Carleen Ellis

                          Postgraduate Coursework Teaching:

                          Dr Ian Li

                            Research Supervision:

                            Professor Jiake Xu


                                  Is there a teacher or Faculty member you think did a fantastic job this year - let them know!

                                  The Excellence in Teaching  Awards are a way of recognising and rewarding outstanding teaching, research supervision, programs and service delivery and support within the Faculty.

                                  If you know someone who deserves to be recognised for their contributions in enhancing excellence in teaching and learning within the Faculty, consider nominating them for an Excellence in Teaching Award in 2017.

                                  Nominations for 2017 are now closed. Your participation in recognising teaching excellence in the Faculty is appreciated.

                                  Award categories

                                  The Faculty fosters and acknowledges excellence in its learning and teaching environment by recognising and rewarding its academic and general staff through three annual award programs. The Award programs available for nomination are:

                                  • Awards for Teaching Excellence
                                  • Award for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning
                                  • Awards for Programs that Enhance Student Learning


                                  For further information about the awards, judging and nomination processes, please read these guidelines.

                                  General Faculty Guidelines


                                  If you have any questions about the awards, please contact: