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The McGill University Medal for Exceptional Academic Achievement

In order to acknowledge retired members of McGill University's academic staff who are uniquely deserving in light of their exceptional contributions to their discipline, to the University and to society at large, the Universitiy established a Medal for Exceptional Academic Achievement (the McGill Medal).  This award was approved by Senate on February 11, 2009.

Nominations for the McGill Medal are reviewed by the Principal's Advisory Committee for the Selection of the McGill University Medal for Exceptional Academic Achievement, which is chaired by the Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic). The terms of reference of the Committee can be found here.

Past winners of the McGill Medal
 

2016

John Bergeron - Faculty of Medicine

Philip Branton - Faculty of Medicine

Donald Taylor - Faculty of Science

2015

No winner

2014

Roderick Macdonald - Faculty of Law

2013

No winner

2012

Margaret Lock - Faculty of Medicine/Faculty of Arts

2011

No winner

2010

Aberto J. Aguayo - Faculty of Medicine

Adi Eisenberg - Faculty of Science

Lawrence Mysak - Faculty of Science