Distinguished Alumnus of the Year 2013

Distinguished Alumnus of the Year 2013

Dr. Robert Morrison, is known for a boundless energy and enthusiasm for English Literature, and has established his position as an outstanding scholar and educator.

After completing a Bachelor of Arts and Science at the University of Lethbridge in 1983, Morrison continued his education in the UK completing a Master of Philosophy at the University of Oxford in 1987 and a Doctor of Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh in 1991.

Currently a professor in the Department of English at Queen's University, Morrison is well-respected by both colleagues and students and has been recognized with numerous research and teaching awards. His clear and thought -provoking approach to literature has earned him international praise and his often quoted as an expert in his field.

Dr. Robert Morrison was honoured for his outstanding academic achievements at the fall 2013 convocation ceremony.


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Nominations 

Established in 1989 by the University of Lethbridge Alumni Association, the Alumnus/Alumna of the Year Award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement or who have achieved an international reputation in their chosen field.

Nominations for the Alumnus of the Year  2014 are being accepted. Nominations can be forwarded to:

University of Lethbridge Alumni Association
c/o Alumni Relations
University of Lethbridge
A782, 4401 University Drive W
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada T1K 3M4

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