Kudos

Signy Sheldon (Psychology) awarded Canada Research Chair in Cognitive Neuroscience of Memory, CIHR, Tier 2 (Renewal)
JUNE 2022


David Stephens (Mathematics & Statistics) receives Statistical Society of Canada's Gold Medal
JUNE 2022


Gabriel Venne (Anatomy & Cell Biology) wins Leo Yaffe Award
MAY 2022


Marilena Cafaro, Linda Del Paggio and Mitchell Huot named Faculty of Science Excellence Award winners
MAY 2022


Curtis Sharman and Paul Olioff (SOUSA) win Dean of Students Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising
MAY 2022


Eric McCalla (Chemistry) named MSSI Innovation Fund recipient for 2022
MAY 2022


Elena Bennett (Bieler School of Environment) elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS)
MAY 2022


Carolina Cruz-Vinaccia (Physics and MSI) wins McGill's Award for Equity & Community Building (Administrative & Support Staff category)
MAY 2022


Nikolas Provatas (Physics) wins the SALTISE Best Practices & Pedagogical Innovators Award
APR 2022


Eve Lee (Physics) awarded American Astronomical Society's Annie Jump Cannon Award
FEB 2022


Parisa Ariya (Chemistry) wins Canadian Society for Chemistry's Ricardo Aroca Award
FEB 2022


Dmitrii Perepichka (Chemistry) wins Canadian Society for Chemistry's Canadian Light Source T.K. Sham Award
FEB 2022


Gonzalo Cosa (Chemistry) wins Canadian Society for Chemistry's Bernard Belleau Award
FEB 2022


Chao-Jun Li (Chemistry) wins Chemical Institute of Canada's CIC Medal
FEB 2022


David Harpp (Chemistry) presented with Chemical Institute of Canada's Montréal Medal/Médaille de Montréal
FEB 2022


Jeffrey Mogil (Psychology) presented with Canadian Pain Society's Outstanding Pain Mentorship Award
JAN 2022


Daniel Schoen (Biology) honoured in Québec Science 2021 list of top discoveries
JAN 2022


Sangyong Jeon (Physics) wins Canadian Association of Physicists' CAP-TRIUMF Vogt Medal
DEC 2021


Robert Brandenberger (Physics) wins Canadian Association of Physicists' Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Physics
DEC 2021


Simon Caron-Huot (Physics) wins Canadian Association of Physicists' Herzberg Medal
DEC 2021


Robert Zatorre (Psychology) awarded La Fondation Pour l’Audition's Grand Prix Scientifique
NOV 2021


Signy Sheldon (Psychology) and Giulia Alberini (Computer Science) win Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching
NOV 2021


CHIME Fast Radio Burst team receives American Astronomical Society's Berkeley Prize
NOV 2021


Hanadi Sleiman (Chemistry) wins Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada's John C. Polanyi Award
NOV 2021


Piotr Przytycki and Daniel Wise (Mathematics & Statistics) win American Mathematical Society's E. H. Moore Research Article Prize
NOV 2021


Brendan T. Johns (Psychology) awarded the Early Career Impact Award by the Society for Computation in Psychology
NOV 2021


Anna Weinberg (Psychology) awarded the Early Career Impact Award by the Society for Research in Psychopathology
SEP 2021


Alain Dagher (Psychology) elected to Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
SEP 2021


Catherine Potvin (Biology) awarded Royal Society of Canada's Sir John William Dawson Medal
SEP 2021


Andrew Hendry (Biology and Redpath Museum) elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada
SEP 2021


Rowan Barrett (Redpath Museum), Daryl Haggard (Physics) and Anna Weinberg (Psychology) join Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists
SEP 2021


Ingrid Birker (Redpath Museum), Anna Coscia (Human Resources), Nancy Nelson (Biology) and Lawrence Mysak (Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences) named Unsung Heroes of McGill
SEP 2021


Robert Bogue (Earth & Planetary Sciences), Arna Ghosh (Computer Science), Victoria Glynn (Biology), Yeganeh Habibi (Chemistry), Chenghao Liu (Chemistry), Mathis Messager (Geography) and Muhammad Ghufran Rafique (Chemistry) receive Vanier Scholarships
JUL 2021


Jeffrey McKenzie (Earth & Planetary Sciences) elected Fellow of the Geological Society of America
JUL 2021


David Rolnick (Computer Science) named an MIT Technology Review 'Innovator Under 35'
JUN 2021


Spring 2021 Canada Research Chairs: Matt Dobbs (Physics), Tomislav Friščić (Chemistry), Anna Weinberg (Psychology)
JUN 2021


Anna Weinberg (Psychology) awarded Principal's Prize for Outstanding Emerging Researchers
JUN 2021


Richard Koestner (Psychology) wins Canadian Psychological Association's Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychology as a Science
JUN 2021


Gonzalo Cosa (Chemistry), Paul François (Physics) and Siamak Ravanbakhsh (Computer Science) receive Exploration grants from Canada's New Frontiers in Research Fund
JUN 2021


Victoria Kaspi (Physics) named co-winner of Shaw Prize in Astronomy
JUN 2021


Samuel Sewall (Chemistry) wins Dean of Students Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising
MAY 2021


Rustum Choksi (Mathematics & Statistics) receives Faculty of Science's Leo Yaffe Award for Excellence in Teaching
MAY 2021


Jean-Marc Gauthier (Chemistry), Susan Gabe (Biology) and Ingrid Birker (Redpath Museum) receive Faculty of Science Excellence Awards
MAY 2021


Chao-Jun Li (Chemistry) receives Humboldt Research Award
APR 2021


Vincent van Hinsberg (Earth & Planetary Sciences) awarded Geological Association of Canada's W. W. Hutchison Medal
APR 2021


Hanadi Sleiman (Chemistry) receives STAR Award from Research Corporation for Science Advancement
MAR 2021


Jennifer Sunday (Biology) elected Early Career Fellow of the Ecological Society of America
MAR 2021


Louigi Addario-Berry (Mathematics & Statistics) awarded Simons Fellowship in Mathematics
FEB 2021


Bruce Arndtsen (Chemistry) awarded Canadian Society for Chemistry's Alfred Bader Award
FEB 2021


Anthony Mittermaier (Chemistry) awarded Canadian Society for Chemistry's Biological and Medicinal Chemistry Lectureship Award
FEB 2021


Jeanne Paquette (Earth & Planetary Sciences) wins Women in Mining Canada's Rick Hutson Mentorship Award
FEB 2021


Audrey Moores (Chemistry) wins Chemical Institute of Canada's Canadian Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Award for Green Chemistry
FEB 2021


Victoria Kaspi (Physics) named Fellow of the American Astronomical Society
FEB 2021


Dzmitry Bahdanau, David Rolnick, Xujie Si (Computer Science) and Adam Oberman (Mathematics & Statistics) named Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) AI Chairs
JAN 2021


Prakash Panangaden (Computer Science) named Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery
JAN 2021


Xue Liu (Computer Science) named Distinguished Member of the Association for Computing Machinery
DEC 2020


Wayne Pollard (Geography) awarded Polar Knowledge Canada's Northern Science Award and Centenary Medal
DEC 2020


Kenneth Ragan (Physics) awarded Canadian Association of Physicists Medal for Excellence in Teaching Undergraduate Physics
NOV 2020


Antony Humphries (Mathematics & Statistics) wins Principal's Prize for Excellence in Teaching
NOV 2020


Thomas Fox (Mathematics & Statistics) wins Principal's Prize for Excellence in Teaching
NOV 2020


Anna Weinberg (Psychology) receives Society of Psychophysiological Research's Early Career Award
OCT 2020


Jennifer Sunday (Biology) wins Genome Canada’s Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP) grant
OCT 2020


Christie Rowe (Earth & Planetary Sciences) awarded American Geophysical Union's Francis Birch Lecture
SEP 2020


Jeffrey Mogil (Psychology) elected Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
SEP 2020


Alfonso Mucci (Earth & Planetary Sciences) awarded Royal Society of Canada's Willet G. Miller Medal
SEP 2020


Christian Genest (Mathematics & Statistics) receives Royal Society of Canada's John L. Synge Award
SEP 2020


Charles Gale (Physics) and Andrew Gonzalez (Biology) elected Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada (Academy of Science)
SEP 2020


Sabrina Leslie (Physics) and Audrey Moores (Chemistry) join Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists
SEP 2020


Victoria Kaspi (Physics) wins Royal Society's 2021 Bakerian Medal and Lecture
AUG 2020


CHIME radio telescope project wins Governor General’s Innovation Award
JUL 2020


Peter Grütter (Physics) and Victoria Kaspi (Physics) named Distinguished James McGill Professors
JUL 2020


Spring 2020 Canada Research Chairs: Karine Auclair (Chemistry), Rosemary Bagot (Psychology), Nicolas Cowan (Physics), Daryl Haggard (Physics), Yajing Liu (Earth & Planetary Sciences), Maureen McKeague (Chemistry), Hanadi Sleiman (Chemistry), Debra Titone (Psychology)
JUL 2020


Daryl Haggard (Physics) awarded Principal's Prize for Outstanding Emerging Researchers
JUN 2020


Laura Pavelka (Chemistry) wins SALTISE's Best Practices & Pedagogical Innovators Award
JUN 2020


Laurie Hendren (Computer Science) honoured with Computer Science Canada's Lifetime Achievement Award
JUN 2020


Laura Pavelka (Chemistry) receives Faculty of Science's Leo Yaffe Award for Excellence in Teaching
JUN 2020


Nancy Nelson (Biology), Rosario Commodari (Chemistry) and Joseph Vacirca (Geography) receive Faculty of Science Excellence Awards
JUN 2020


Debbie Moskowitz (Psychology) receives Canadian Psychological Association's Gold Medal Award for Distinguished Lifetime Contributions to Canadian Psychology
JUN 2020


Jeffrey Mogil (Psychology) receives Canadian Pain Society's Distinguished Career Award
JUN 2020


Johanna G. Nešlehová (Mathematics & Statistics) named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
MAY 2020


Louigi Addario-Berry (Mathematics & Statistics) named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
MAY 2020


Milica Miočević (Psychology) and Adrian Liu (Physics) named William Dawson Scholars
MAY 2020


Galen Halverson (Earth & Planetary Sciences) elected Fellow of the Geological Society of America
APR 2020


Bruce Lennox (Chemistry) presented with Chemical Institute of Canada's Montréal Medal/Médaille de Montréal
FEB 2020


Masad Damha (Chemistry) wins Chemical Institute of Canada's R. U. Lemieux Award
FEB 2020


Omur Dagdeviren (Physics) receives Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship
FEB 2020


Simon Caron-Huot (Physics), Adrian Liu (Physics) and Jennifer Sunday (Biology) awarded Sloan Research Fellowships
FEB 2020


Chao-Jun Li (Chemistry) wins Chemical Institute of Canada's Catalysis Award
JAN 2020


Ehab Abouheif (Biology), Tomislav Friščić (Chemistry), Günther Grill (Geography) and Bernhard Lehner (Geography) honoured in Québec Science 2019 list of top discoveries
JAN 2020


Xue Liu (Computer Science) elevated to Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
JAN 2020


Victoria Kaspi (Physics) named among Nature's 'Ten people who mattered in science in 2019' for her leading role in developing CHIME radio telescope's FRB detection capabilities
DEC 2019


Wayne Pollard (Geography) awarded Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research
DEC 2019


Andrew Gonzalez (Biology), Andrew Hendry (Biology) and Victoria Kaspi (Physics) featured in Web of Science's 2019 list of Highly Cited Researchers
NOV 2019


Mathilde Jutras (Earth & Planetary Sciences) awarded Prix Acfas Ressources naturelles 2019
NOV 2019


Wayne Pollard (Geography) awarded Royal Canadian Geographical Society's Martin Bergmann Medal for Excellence in Arctic Leadership or Science
NOV 2019


Melanie Dirks (Psychology) wins Principal's Prize for Excellence in Teaching
OCT 2019


Paul François (Physics) awarded Rutherford Medal in Physics
SEP 2019


Jeffrey Mogil (Psychology) elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada
SEP 2019


Brett D. Thombs (Psychology) joins Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists
SEP 2019


Daryl Haggard (Physics) among members of Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration awarded Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics
SEP 2019


Simon Caron-Huot (Physics) wins Breakthrough's New Horizons in Physics Prize
SEP 2019


Daniel Wise (Mathematics & Statistics) wins 2019 Lobachevsky Medal and Prize
SEP 2019


Natalya Gomez (Earth & Planetary Sciences) receives American Geophysical Union's Cryosphere Early Career Award
JUL 2019


Rowan Barrett (Biology and Redpath Museum) awarded Principal’s Prize for Outstanding Emerging Researchers
JUN 2019


Spring 2019 Canada Research Chairs: Carolina Dufour (Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences), Nikolas Provatas (Physics)
JUN 2019


Jane Hawes (Science Office for Undergraduate Student Advising) and Michelle Maillet (Geography) win Dean of Students Award for Academic Advising
MAY 2019


Paul Kry (Computer Science) wins Carrie M. Derick Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching
MAY 2019


Melanie Dirks (Psychology) wins Leo Yaffe Award for Excellence in Teaching
MAY 2019


Elena Kuzmin (Biochemistry) and Daniele Michilli (Physics) receive Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships
MAY 2019


Kimberly Carriere (Psychology), Bruce Cyr (Physics), Fiona D'Arcy (Earth & Planetary Sciences), Christophe Lachance-Brais (Chemistry) and Lauralicia Sacre (Biochemistry) receive Vanier Scholarships
MAY 2019


Joëlle Pineau (Computer Science) among winners of Governor General’s Innovation Awards
MAY 2019


Alice Pozzi (Mathematics & Statistics) receives Carl Herz prize from Institut des sciences mathématiques
MAY 2019


Mikhail Karpukhin receives Canadian Mathematical Society's Doctoral Prize
MAY 2019


Johanna Nešlehová (Mathematics & Statistics) wins CRM-SSC Prize in Statistics, awarded jointly by Centre de recherches mathématiques and the Statistical Society of Canada
MAY 2019


Matt Dobbs (Physics) awarded Killam Research Fellowship in Natural Sciences
APR 2019


Parisa Ariya (Chemistry and Atmospheric & Ocenaic Sciences) wins Chemical Institute of Canada's Environment Division Research and Development Dima Award
APR 2019


Christopher Barrett (Chemistry) wins Chemical Institute of Canada's Macromolecular Science and Engineering Award
APR 2019


Jean-Philip Lumb (Chemistry) wins Canadian Society for Chemistry's Keith Fagnou Award
APR 2019


Tomislav Friščić (Chemistry) wins Canadian Society for Chemistry's Award for Research Excellence in Materials Chemistry
APR 2019


Vincent van Hinsberg (Earth & Planetary Sciences) wins Mineralogical Association of Canada's Young Scientist Award
APR 2019


Nicolas Cowan (Physics and Earth & Planetary Sciences) awarded Candian Astronomical Society's Harvey B. Richer Gold Medal for Early Career Research in Astronomy
MAR 2019


Piotr Przytycki (Mathematics & Statistics) awarded American Mathematical Society's Centennial Fellowship
FEB 2019


Theo van de Ven (Chemistry) awarded Pulp and Paper Technical Association of Canada's John S. Bates Memorial Gold Medal
FEB 2019


Jacques Hurtubise (Mathematics & Statistics) elected to inaugural class of Canadian Mathematical Society Fellows
DEC 2018


Tomislav Friščić (Chemistry) awarded Steacie Prize for Natural Sciences
DEC 2018


Sidney Trudeau (Mathematics & Statistics) awarded Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching
NOV 2018


Alfonso Mucci (Earth & Planetary Sciences) wins Prix Acfas Michel-Jurdant in Environmental Sciences
NOV 2018


Fall 2018 Canada Research Chairs: Rowan Barrett (Biology), Robert Brandenberger (Physics), Lilian Childress (Physics), Christian Genest (Mathematics & Statistics), Matthew Harrington (Chemistry), Laurie Hendren (Computer Science), Rodrigo Reyes Lamothe (Biology)
NOV 2018


Shaun Lovejoy (Physics) wins Lewis Fry Richardson Medal
OCT 2018


Emilie Parent (Physics) and James Rickards (Mathematics & Statistics) receive Vanier Scholarships
SEP 2018


Tomislav Friščić (Chemistry) awarded Royal Society of Canada's 2018 Rutherford Medal in Chemistry
SEP 2018


Sangyong Jeon (Physics) elected Fellow of the American Physical Society
SEP 2018


Tomislav Friščić (Chemistry) elected to Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars
SEP 2018


Adrian Liu (Physics) named CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar 2018
SEP 2018


Jeffrey Mogil (Psychology) wins Canadian Psychological Association's Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychology as a Science
JUL 2018


Hanadi Sleiman (Chemistry) wins Grifols' Albus Award
JUL 2018


Debbie Moskowitz (Psychology) receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Society for Interpersonal Theory & Research
JUN 2018


Derek Ruths (Computer Science) receives Principal's Prize for Outstanding Emerging Researcher
JUN 2018


Bärbel Knäuper (Psychology) wins Distinguished Health Psychology Contribution Award from International Association of Applied Psychology
MAY 2018


Hanadi Sleiman and Chao-Jun Li (Chemistry) awarded Killam Research Fellowships
MAY 2018


Spring 2018 Canada Research Chairs: Simon Caron-Huot (Physics), Sarah Harrison (Mathematics & Statistics), Andrew Hendry (Biology), Chao-Jun Li (Chemistry), Mathieu Roy (Psychology)
MAY 2018


Chao-Jun Li (Chemistry) wins Canadian Society for Chemistry's Alfred Bader Award
MAY 2018


Daniel Wise (Mathematics & Statistics) elected Fellow of the Royal Society
MAY 2018


Joëlle Pineau (Computer Science) awarded NSERC's Steacie Memorial Fellowship
MAY 2018


Maksym Radiziwill (Mathematics & Statistics) wins Canadian Mathematical Society's Coxeter-James Prize
APR 2018


Jonathan Sievers (Physics) appointed Canada 150 Research Chair in Theoretical and Observational Cosmology
APR 2018


Joëlle Pineau (Computer Science) elected Fellow of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence
FEB 2018

Back to top