Awards, honours and grants

Chris Eliasmith receiving award

Distinguished honours | Book prizes | Grants

Recent awards and honours

Igor Grossmann, Psychology – Fellow, Social for Personality and Social Psychology (2022)

Kristina Llewellyn, Social Development Studies (Renison) – College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, Royal Society of Canada (2022)

Kristina Llewellyn, Social Development Studies (Renison) – Postsecondary Teaching Award, Oral History Association (2022)

Jasmin Habib, Anthropology – Weaver-Tremblay Award, Canadian Anthropology Society (2022)

Margaret Insley, Economics – Fellow of the Canadian Resource and Environmental Economics Association (CREEA) (2022)

Ian Milligan, History – Fellow of the Royal Historical Society (2022)

Lai-Tze Fan, Sociology and Legal Studies – N. Katherine Hayles Award for Criticism of Electronic Literature, Electronic Literature Organization (2022)

Igor Grossmann, Psychology – Site of the day for (2021)

Igor Grossmann, Psychology – Nominee for The best of the web 2021 — Developer Site of the Year ( for (2021)

David Moscovitch, Psychology – Elected Fellow, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) (2021)

Derek Besner, Psychology – Donald O. Hebb Distinguished Contribution Award (2021)

Anna Esselment, Political Science – Mallory Grant, Canadian Study of Parliament Group (2021)

Geoffrey Fong, Psychology – Officer of the Order of Canada (2021)

Geoffrey Fong, Psychology – O. Harold Warwick Prize, Canada Cancer Society (2021)

Geoffrey Fong, Psychology – Governor General’s Innovation Award (ITC Project) (2021)

Kenneth Klassen, School of Accounting and Finance – Haim Falk Award for Distinguished Contribution to Accounting Thought, Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA) (2021)

Bessma Momani, Top 50 Influencing Canadian Foreign Policy, Hillman Times (2021)

Guy Poirier, French Studies – Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (2021)

Abigail Scholer, Psychology – Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science (APS) (2021)

Abigail Scholer, Psychology – Early Career Award, Society for the Science of Motivation (2021)

Igor Grossmann, Psychology – Societies 2019 Young Investigator Award from the Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MIDI) (2020)

Eric Helleiner, Political Science – IPE Distinguished Scholar Award (from the International Studies -Association): (2020)

Kristina R. Llewellyn, Social Development Studies (Renison) – Teaching Excellence Award, Renison University College (2020)

Kristina R. Llewellyn, Social Development Studies (Renison) – Special Mention, Outstanding Publication in Curriculum Studies, Canadian Association of Curriculum Studies (CACS).  Special Mention for K. Brant-Birioukov, N. Ng-A-Fook, and K. R. Llewellyn, “Re-storying Settler Teacher Education: Truth, Reconciliation, and Oral History,” in K. R. Llewellyn and N. Ng-A-Fook, eds., Oral History, Education, and Justice: Possibilities and Limitations for Redress and Reconciliation. New York, NY: Routledge, 2019, pp.107-131 (2020). 

Dillon Browne, Psychology – Ontario Early Researcher Award (2020)

Jay Dolmage, English Language & Literature — College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, Royal Society of Canada (2020)

Geoffrey Fong, Psychology – Fellow, Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (2020)

Ian Milligan, History – Honorary Archivist Award, Association of Canadian Archivists (2020)

Imre Szeman, Communication Arts — Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (2020)

Imre Szeman, Communication Arts – Fellow, Canadian International Council (2020)