Faculty of Information & Media Studies

Edward Comor named 2016 Faculty Scholar

Edward ComorProfessor Edward Comor has been awarded the title of Faculty Scholar for 2016. The award recognizes the achievements of faculty members in teaching and/or research.

The award was established in 2005. Nominated by faculty deans and selected by the Faculty Selection committee chaired by the Provost, the recipients have an international presence in their discipline and are considered all-round scholars. Winners hold the title “Faculty Scholar” for two years and receive $7,000 each year for scholarly activities, as well as receiving a citation.

For general information about some of Professor Comor's recent research activities, please read "Republishing Harold Innis and exploring technological fetishism," published in March 2016.

Also look for a full-page ad celebrating the appointment of the 2016 Faculty Scholars in the April 21, 2016 edition of Western News.

A list of past FIMS Faculty Scholars is also available.