Awards

Grad Student Awards

Year Award Recipient(s) Organization
2017 Maria Klawe Endowment Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Student Service Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Web3D Best Paper Award International Conference on 3D Web Technology
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Graduate Teaching Assistant Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Student Service Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Maria Klawe Endowment Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 ICSE-10 Most Influential Paper 10 Years Later Award ICS
2016 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award UBC VP Academic
2015 SCA Best Paper Award Symposium on Computer Animation
2015 SCA Best Paper Award Symposium on Computer Animation
2015 First Place, World Haptics 2015 Student Innovation Challenge IEEE World Haptics Conference 2015
2015 UBC Computer Science Service Award (ACM Programming Team) UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Graduate Teaching Assistant Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Student Service Award UBC Department of Computer Science

Undergrad Student Awards

Year Award Recipient(s) Organization
2017 CPSC 213 TA Team Awards UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Undergraduate TA Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Student Service Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 Rick Sample Summer Internship UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 Martin Frauendorf Memorial Prize UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 SIMBA Technologies Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (Combined Honours) UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (Honours) UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (Combined Majors) UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (BUCS) UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (COGS) UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (BCS) UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (BA) UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 UBC Wesbrook Scholar UBC
2016 CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award Computer Research Association (CRA)
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (MAJ) UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (CMJ) UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (COGS) UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (BUCS) UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (BCS) UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Rick Sample Summer Internship Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Martin Frauendorf Memorial Prize UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (CHN) UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Markus Meister Memorial Prize UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Governor General's Silver Medal UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Undergraduate TA Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Department Student Service Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Simba Technologies Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Greer Family Scholarship UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Computer Science Scholarship UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Accenture Leadership Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 David Shum Memorial Prize in Computer Science UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 Ericsson Innovation Award
2016 UBC Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference Poster Competition 2nd Prize UBC MURC
2016 National Collegiate Research Conference Poster Competition National Collegiate Research Conference
2016 CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award Finalists CRA
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Undergraduate Teaching Assistant Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Student Service Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 Rick Sample Summer Internship UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (BCS) UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 Martin Frauendorf Memorial Prize UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 SIMBA Technologies Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 Maria Klawe Endowment Award UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (Majors) UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 Markus Meister Memorial Prize UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (Honours) UBC Department of Computer UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 Governor General's Silver Medal Academic Award of Excellence Governor General of Canada
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (Combined Majors) UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (COGS) UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (BUCS) UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Department Academic Award of Excellence (BA) UBC Department of Computer Science

Teaching Awards

Year Award Recipient(s) Organization
2017 UBC Computer Science Department Faculty Teaching Award Meghan Allen, Celina Berg, Ivan Beschastnikh, Anthony Estey, Gregor Kiczales, Rachel Pottinger UBC Department of Computer Science
2017 2016 Killam Teaching Award Jessica Dawson UBC VP Academic and Provost
2016 2016 UBC Computer Science Department Faculty Teaching Award Elisa Baniassad, Patrice Belleville, Paul Carter, William Evans, Mark Schmidt, Steve Wolfman UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 Killam Teaching Award Gregor Kiczales UBC Faculty of Science
2015 2014 UBC Computer Science Department Teaching Award Mike Feeley, Nick Harvey, Hassan Khosravi, Ed Knorr, George Tsiknis, Steve Wolfman UBC Department of Computer Science

Research Awards

Year Award Recipient(s) Organization
2017 ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award Gail Murphy International Conference on Program Comprehension
2017 CS-Can/Info-Can Outstanding Young Computer Science Research Prize Nick Harvey CS-Can/Info-Can
2017 Sloan Research Fellow Mark Schmidt Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
2016 IVA Best Paper Award Cristina Conati International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents
2016 Web3D Best Paper Award For Real-Time Eye Simulation Dinesh Pai International Conference on 3D Web Technology
2016 Canadian Human-Computer Communication Society Achievement Award Michiel van de Panne Conference on Graphics, Visualization and HCI
2016 Canadian Digital Media Pioneer Award Kellogg Booth Conference on Graphics, Visualization and HCI
2016 ICSE-10 Most Influential Paper 10 Years Later Award Gail Murphy ICSE
2016 Charles McDowell Award Kevin Leyton-Brown UBC
2016 UBC Killam Faculty Research Fellowship Joanna McGrenere UBC
2015 ESEM Best Paper Award Ivan Beschastnikh
2015 IEEE Visualization Technical Achievement Award Tamara Munzner IEEE VIS Conference
2015 Royal Society of Canada Fellow Gail Murphy Royal Society of Canada
2015 SCA Best Poster Award Dinesh Pai Symposium on Computer Animation
2015 SCA Best Paper Award Michiel van de Panne Symposium on Computer Animation
2015 SCA Best Paper Award Dinesh Pai Symposium on Computer Animation
2015 SIGGRAPH Laval Virtual Award Wolfgang Heidrich SIGGRAPH 2015
2015 NAMRC Outstanding Paper Alla Sheffer International Manufacturing Research Conference

General Awards

Year Award Recipient(s) Organization
2017 UBC Dean of Science Excellence in Service Award Patrice Belleville UBC Faculty of Science
2016 UBC Dean Of Science Excellence In Service Awards UBC Faculty of Science

Staff Awards

Year Award Recipient(s) Organization
2016 UBC Dean Of Science Excellence In Service Awards Jessica Wrinskelle UBC Faculty of Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Staff Award (Team Award) Constance Wun, Betty Cho UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Staff Award (for going above and beyond) UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Staff Award (for supporting students & educational programs) Joyce Poon UBC Department of Computer Science Science
2016 UBC Computer Science Staff Award (for fostering a collegial environment) Lara Hall UBC Department of Computer Science
2016 UBC Faculty of Science Excellence in Service Award Giuliana Villegas UBC Faculty of Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Staff Award (Supporting Research) Lara Hall, derekp, Michelle Lin UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Staff Award (Fostering a Collegial Environment) Jessica Wrinskelle UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Staff Award (Supporting Students/Educational Programs) Tsang-Kay Mak UBC Department of Computer Science
2015 UBC Computer Science Staff Award (Going Above and Beyond) Renee Stephen UBC Department of Computer Science