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Awards & Recognitions

Congratulations to all of our award-winning EEB graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty.

Professor Marla Sokolowski receives the Royal Society of Canada’s Flavelle Medal for her contributions to biological science

Marla Sokolowski, a University Professor in the Faculty of Arts & Science’s Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, has won the distinguished Flavelle Medal from the Royal Society of Canada for her contributions to biological science.

“I was surprised and delighted to receive this wonderful news,” says Sokolowski, who received both her bachelor of science and PhD from the University of Toronto. “I am deeply honoured to be part of the group of exemplary scientists who have won this medal since its inception in 1924.


Rachel Germain wins George Mercer Award

Rachel Germain has received the Ecological Society of America’s George Mercer Award for 2018 recognizing an outstanding, recently-published, ecological research paper by a young scientist.  Rachel’s paper selected to receive this honour […]

Congratulations to Vanessa Lundsgaard-Nielsen

Vanessa and Tzvi Aviv are the winners of the recent Syngenta AI Challenge. Their work provides a novel mathematical model addressing issues regarding performance and viability of seed varieties. Congratulations […]

Professor Njal Rollinson wins CSEE Early Career Award

Congratulations to Njal Rollinson in being selected as a 2016 Canadian Society for Ecology and Evolution (CSEE) Early Career Award recipient.  The CSEE Early Career Awards recognize outstanding accomplishments and promising future research potential […]