Teaching commendations

The ANU College of Business and Economics (CBE) is committed to recognising, rewarding and encouraging excellence in teaching and research supervision by its staff. There are three categories of commendation:

  • Commendation for Outstanding Teaching in 2020
  • Commendation for Outstanding Tutoring in 2020
  • Commendation for Outstanding Research Supervision in 2020

Nominations are accepted from current staff, or students either currently enrolled in a College course taught by the nominee or who have been taught and/or supervised by the nominee during 2020. 

Nominations for the 2020 commendations can be submitted here


  • Nominations close 9am Wednesday 30 September.
  • Applications from nominees close 5pm Wednesday 4 November.
  • Winners of CBE Commendations will be announced in December.



Applications are to be submitted to edtech.cbe@anu.edu.au by: 5pm Wednesday 4 November, 2020.


  • Paper must be A4 and plain white
  • Margins must be at least 2cm with clear definition between paragraphs
  • Font must be 11 point Arial or Calibri

Application components

  1. Application cover sheet
  2. Written statement (1 page maximum) including:
    • innovation employed in teaching/research supervision during 2020 (1/2 page) and; 
    • impact of the innovation (1/2 page) 

Teaching awards (1998 - 2019)

Timo Henckle
Dr Timo Henckel - winner of the 2019 CBE Award for Teaching Excellence
Helen (Yuan) Ping - winner of the 2019 CBE Award for Excellence in Tutoring