Three faculty members receive REACH Awards

Three photos together show head-and-shoulder shots of the three winners.

2020 June – Congratulations to three faculty members who will receive UVic’s REACH Awards for 2020.

The annual awards recognize the diversity and excellence of teaching and scholarly activity across campus. This year, there are three winners from Engineering and Computer Science:

  • Daniela Damian, a Professor in the Department of Computer Science, has won the REACH Award for Excellence in Teaching for Experiential Learning.
  • Stephanie Willerth, a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Program Director of Biomedical Engineering, along with Tamer Mohamed, CEO, Aspect Biosystems, have been awarded the REACH Award for Excellence in Research Partnerships.
  • Rishi Gupta, an Associate Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, has been awarded the REACH Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research-Enriched Teaching.

UVic will host a recognition event for all REACH Award recipients in the future, in a way that respects current provincial health and safety guidelines.

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