Dr. Carolyn McEwen awarded the Killam Teaching Prize

In recognition of her outstanding commitment to education, Dr. Carolyn McEwen has been awarded the prestigious 2023/2024 Killam Teaching Prize. This award, presented annually by the Killam Endowment Fund, celebrates faculty members who exhibit excellence in teaching, as nominated by students, colleagues, and alumni.

Dr. McEwen’s dedication to teaching, research, and community service sets her apart. Specializing in research methods, statistics, and sport and exercise psychology, she strives to bridge the gap between course material and students’ personal experiences and future goals. This approach empowers students to apply their knowledge effectively in real-world contexts.

Furthermore, Dr. McEwen’s research is centered on exploring athletes’ encounters with transitions and team selection procedures, shedding light on important aspects of sports psychology.