The Outstanding TA Award recognizes Teaching Assistants who have made distinguished contributions to Syracuse University by demonstrating excellence in significant instructional capacities, such as classroom teaching, laboratory or studio instruction, leading recitation or discussion sections, or assisting senior faculty members with high-enrollment courses. TAs are nominated by their departments and must present a teaching portfolio for review by a university-wide faculty selection committee. Call for 2020 Nominations.

Congratulations to the 2019 Outstanding TAs!

Sule Aksoy, Science Teaching
Seok Au Yong, Transmedia
Chahinez Bakhouche, Languages, Literature, and Linguistics
Ninon Bartz, Languages, Literature, and Linguistics
Aaron Blasyak, Sociology
Olga Boichak, Social Science
James Bort, Entrepreneurship & Emerging Enterprises
Siobhan Campbell, Earth Sciences
Abigail Caselli, Psychology
Ariel Chu, Writing Studies, Rhetoric, and Composition
Laura Clark, Architecture
Jessica Comstock, Biology
Elizabeth Cooney-Petro, Communication & Rhetorical Studies
Lauren Cooper, English
Carolyn Garland, Philosophy
Victoria Hull, Biology
Brett Keegan, Writing Studies, Rhetoric, and Composition
Haejoo Kim, English
Maegan Krajewski, Public Health, Food Studies and Nutrition
Anamaria Leon Barrios, Languages, Literature, and Linguistics
Mehdi Nejatbakhsh, Sociology
Grace Visher, Mathematics
William Osborne III, Philosophy
Aykut Ozturk, Political Science
Kishauna Soljour, History
Sarah Stegeman, History
Mahnaz Valipour, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Lina Wang, Architecture
Heather Waymouth, Literacy Education


Past Winners