Congratulations Dr. Ken Rose!
Published Tue Jun 23rd 2015
Please join me in congratulating Dr. Ken Rose on being recognized for his outstanding contributions to teaching.
Dr. Rose is one of two recipients of this year’s Frank Knox Award from the Alma Mater Society of Queen's University. This award honours two professors who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the education of students of Queen's University through their teaching excellence. The award is the highest honour which is given to instructors of Queen's by Students. This award serves as a reminder to all of the necessity for the strong commitment which professors must contribute through the high quality of their teaching to the students of Queen's.
Dr. Rose is also the recipient of this year’s Faculty of Health Sciences Education Award. This award was established to recognize excellence in a range of teaching methods (small group, seminar, one on one supervision, lecture etc), course or curriculum design, course organization, development of learning resources education technology, evaluation and innovation. The winner has demonstrated excellence in teaching, a new or innovative approach, informed by external sources e.g. literature, and evidence of an impact on student learning. In making their selection the Committee will place emphasis on innovative approaches in education and ensuring that the teaching method or innovation is clearly linked to research studies and literature concerning the methods and activities of teaching.