The York University President’s Research Excellence Award recognizes senior established, full-time, active faculty members at the rank of Professor, with distinguished scholarly achievements who have had a notable impact on their field(s) and made a significant contribution to advancing the University’s international reputation for research excellence while significantly and positively contributing to one or more aspects of the York community’s intellectual life.
● This award is inclusive of all individuals with tenure-stream appointments at York.
● This honour demands sustained, outstanding and continuing research achievement of excellent quality.
● At least five years of that research must have been completed while the nominee held a faculty appointment at York.
● Faculty members on the adjudication committee are not eligible for nomination. Should a member of the Senate Committee on Awards be nominated for this award, s/he must step down from the Committee.
$10,000 internal research grant deposited to the recipient’s generic research cost centre.
For details, please review the 2014-15 YU President’s Research Excellence Award document and nomination form.
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