David McKinnon wins Award of Excellence in Graduate Supervision

Thursday, March 23, 2023

David McKinnon
David McKinnon, chair of the Department of Pure Mathematics, is one of three recipients of the  Award of Excellence in Graduate Supervision, an annual distinction bestowed by Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs in collaboration with the Graduate Student Association. Since joining the Faculty of Mathematics in 2001, McKinnon has participated extensively in university life, serving first as associate dean, undergraduate and now as chair of Pure Math. McKinnon finds the time to supervise an unusually high number of graduate students for a pure math professor, with 10 PhD students and 25 master’s students to date – one of the most prolific supervisors in department history

To learn more about McKinnon, and the other award winners, read the full article from Waterloo News.