The Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology has created six named awards to honour past leaders in our department, reward exceptional and innovative research, teaching, and service, acknowledge teamwork and strengthen our pride and ownership in our department. The namesakes of these awards all had a passion for discovery, a commitment to fostering curiosity in our students, and a drive for excellence. These awards have been designed to reward recent success and innovation by faculty and students.

10th Annual Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology (BMI) Awards

General information

1. Ten awards:

  • Jean Himms-Hagen Research Award
  • Denis Williamson Teaching Award
  • Ken Dimock Exceptional Service Award
  • Syed Sattar Student Awards (two MSc and two PhD)
  • Michael W. McBurney Postdoctoral Fellow and Research Assistant Award (two)
  • Best BMI Laboratory Publication Award (new)

2. Nominations are due by February 15, 2022 at 5 p.m. Please email all application packages to Suzanne Surgeson: [email protected]

3. Awards recipients will be announced on April 1, 2022. Each winner will receive a $500.00 award.