“Excellence Awards” for Assistant Professors or Assistant Curators is a one-time allocation of $5,000 in support of research. The award can be used to fund travel, equipment, books, graduate student stipends, and other research-related expenses. It may not be used as salary.
Academic deans are invited to submit the number of nominations indicated below:
|Agricultural and Life Sciences - 2||Liberal Arts and Sciences - 2|
|Dentistry - 1||HHP - 1|
|Education - 1||Veterinary Medicine - 1|
|Law - 1||FLMNH - 1|
|Engineering - 1||Business Administration - 1|
|Arts - 1||Nursing - 1|
|Medicine - 2||PHHP - 1|
|Pharmacy - 1||DCP - 1|
|Jounalism and Communications - 1|
TOTAL NOMINEES – 20
TOTAL AWARDS – 10
ELIGIBILITY: Nominees must currently hold the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor or Assistant Curator. Nominees may NOT be in the final year of their tenure-probationary period, nor currently under evaluation for tenure. An individual who has received the award also is not eligible.
NOMINATION PACKET: (1) Nomination letter by the dean; (2) Nominee’s abbreviated CV of no more than 2 pages (including most recent accomplishments); (3) Nominee’s statement of no more than 2 pages describing current research projects.
The nomination packets should be submitted in electronic form to Ileana McCray at firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than April 10, 2017. Nominations submitted by this deadline will be reviewed by a committee of faculty which will recommend awards to the Provost.
Spring 2017 Winners
|Bozia, Eleni||Liberal Arts and Sciences|
|Fedele, David||Public Health and Health Professions|
|Fisher, Carla||Journalism and Communications|
|Nguyen, Chuong||Veterinary Medicine|
Spring 2016 Winners
|Ebner, Natalie||Liberal Arts and Sciences|
|Lichstein, Jeremy||Liberal Arts and Sciences|
|Srinivasan, R||Design, Construction and Planning|
|Aguirre, Jose||Veterinary Medicine|