Awards & Honours

U of T Engineering faculty, staff, alumni, and students receive recognition for their research, teaching, leadership, and dedication to the Engineering profession in the form of a record number of awards and grants. In the past few years, the number of major awards received is unparalleled in the Faculty’s recent history. Our achievements have increased the Faculty’s visibility among Canada’s top Engineering organizations, such as the Engineering Institute of Canada, the Canadian Academy of Engineering and Professional Engineers Ontario, as well as international organizations such as the National Academy of Engineering in the U.S.

This section is dedicated to celebrating the many individuals who have been recognized for outstanding achievements through a variety of external and internal award programs.

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Awards & Honours 2018


Fellow: Combustion Institute
Omer Gulder (UTIAS)
Murray Thomson (MIE)

Fellow: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Ben Liang (ECE)


C.C. Gotlieb Computer Award: IEEE Canada
Yu Sun (MIE)

Sanford Fleming Award: Canadian Society for Civil Engineering
Baher Abdulhai (ChemE)


Order of Ontario
Tom Chau (IBBME)

Woman of Distinction Award: YWCA Toronto
Milica Radisc (IBBME, ChemE)

Awards & Honours Archive

Awards & Honours 2017

Awards & Honours 2016

Awards & Honours 2015

Awards & Honours 2014

Awards & Honours 2013

Awards & Honours 2012

Awards & Honours 2011

Awards & Honours 2010

Awards & Honours 2009

Awards & Honours 2008

Awards & Honours 2007

Awards & Honours 2006

If we have missed an award, please email Carolyn Farrell.