Dean’s Highlights

Dean’s Highlights

The Faculty of Environmental Studies is a community of people engaged in making a positive, just and sustainable change in our world. Our Dean’s Highlights will recognize and celebrate the monthly achievements of our community members. Share in our recognition for our outstanding scholars, inspiring students, successful alumni, dynamic staff and supportive friends.

Dean Alice Hovorka announced the 2019-2020 Dean’s Awards for the Faculty of Environmental Studies. Congratulations to Liette Gilbert and Tarmo Remmel, recipients of the Dean’s Service Award, Cate Sandilands and Christina Hoicka, recipients of the Dean’s Research Award, Ute Lehrer and Mark Terry, recipient of the Dean’s Teaching Award, and Sharrieffa Sattaur and Raymond Leung, recipients of the Dean’s Staff Award. Alice’s video announcement is available on YouTube.

PhD alumna, Julia Fursova received the outstanding dissertation award from the Association for Nonprofit and Social Economy Research (ANSER). Dr. Fursova successfully defended her doctoral dissertation entitled Common Health: the role of non-profit organizations in supporting community action for health equity and justice in November 2019.