The Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia have recognized Dr. Mina Hoorfar as the 2017 recipient of their Teaching Award of Excellence. The award was handed out at the EGBC President’s Award Gala on Friday October October 20th. The teaching award is part of EGBC President’s Awards that honour excellence in technical, professional and community service by its association members.
The adjudication committee pointed at Dr. Hoorfar’s exemplary passion and dedication “to motivate students to success in her classes and become life-long learners within the profession.” Further, they recognized her commitment to inspiring female students and “her frequent visit to local and international schools to share her passion for the value of engineering education.”
For more information about the award visit https://www.egbc.ca/News/Articles/Top-Honours-for-2017-President-s-Awards-Recipients