James Erskine (1986)

86-erskineAffiliation at the time of the award: University of Western Ontario, Richard Ivy School of Business.

Citation: His students have rated Dr. Erskine as one of the University of Western Ontario’s best teachers in both undergraduate and graduate programs. He has extensive and highly successful experience in teaching practising managers enrolled in executive programs. Through research and publication Dr. Erskine has worked to improve teaching effectiveness. He is regarded as one of Canada’s leading experts on case writing, learning and teaching and has conducted over 100 workshops on these subjects across Canada and in 25 other countries.

In 1997 Jim, along with Professor Mike Leenders and Louise Mauffette-Leenders published “Learning With Cases” and in 1998 the second edition of “Teaching With Cases. The companion reference books, “Case Research: The Case Writing Process”, is currently undergoing it’s fourth revision.

“One of the most highly rated teachers by students.”
World wide impact on teaching effectiveness through workshops and publications on teaching with cases.
“Extraordinarily generous in helping others to acquire teaching skills.”