Top Notch Professors

Teaching excellence is core to York's mission. Many of our dedicated, award-winning teachers are recognized locally and nationally for championing learning approaches that engage and inspire our students.

Professors in this Video


Alexander Mills
Assistant Lecturer, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science

Excellence in Teaching Award

Jennifer Steele
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Health

Spiros Pagiatakis
Professor, Department of Earth & Space Science & Engineering, Lassonde School of Engineering

Excellence in Teaching Award

Peter Tsasis
Associate Professor, School of Health Policy & Management, Faculty of Health

Dean's Teaching Award in Excellence
President’s University Wide Teaching Award

The Student Perspective


Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember.
Involve me and I learn. - Benjamin Franklin