Office of Research & Engagement

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Call for Nominations: 2015 Chancellor’s Awards

The Office of Research and Engagement is soliciting nominations for three awards celebrating distinct faculty groups: one for a multidisciplinary team, one for junior faculty, and one for tenured faculty. These awards will be presented at the Chancellor’s Honors Banquet on April 8, 2015.

If you know of a group or an individual who is deserving of such recognition, please submit a nomination for the following Chancellor’s Awards by January 23, 2015.

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Call for Nominations: Chancellor’s Awards of Excellence for Outstanding Teachers, Advisors

As a part of UT’s journey to the Top 25, the Chancellor desires to recognize outstanding teachers, those who advise undergraduate students, and those who advise and mentor graduate students for their efforts in those areas.

If you know of an individual who is deserving of such recognition, please submit a nomination. Continue reading

Nominations for NAI Fellowship Due November 1

The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) will accept nominations for the annual NAI Fellowship through November 1, 2014. Election as an NAI Fellow is a distinction accorded to inventors who have demonstrated innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made an impact on quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society.

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Call for Nominations: AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science

Nominations are now open for the AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science. This award recognizes early career scientists who demonstrate excellence not only in their research careers but also in promoting meaningful dialogue between science and society.  

The recipient of the award will win a prize of $5,000, a commemorative plaque, and complimentary registration and travel to the AAAS Annual Meeting in San Jose.

Nominations are due October 15.

Eligibility and nomination requirements.

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