Leisure Activities in Context: A Micro-Macro/Agency-Structure Interpretation of Leisure.
William Waiser's most recent book, A World We Have Lost: Saskatchewan before 1905, won the 2016 Governor General’s Literary Award for Non-Fiction.
Yusuf Altintas became the first Canadian President of International Academy of Production Engineering (College International pour la Recherche en Productique - CIRP) since it was founded in 1951.
June 13, 2016: Dr. Jerome Nriagu, FRSC (Professor Emeritus, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor) was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Science degree by the University of Alberta for his outstanding contributions in the Environmental Health Sciences.
Professor Margaret Lock has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences as a Foreign Fellow for her work as a medical anthropologist.
Invested in the Alberta Order of Merit, 2015
Herbert and Leota Tucker Teaching Award (2014)
Paul Pare Medal for Excellence in Research, Teaching, and Outreach (2012)
Edgar and Dorothy Davidson Chair in Canadian Studies (2010-2015 renewed until 2020)
Fellow of the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation - 2015
Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences - 2010
Appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada 2015
University Research Professor, Emeritus, Dalhousie University 2008
Elected Fellow, Canadian Academy of Health Sciences 2007
Lifetime Achievement Award, Canadian Bioethics Society 2007