Scientists and staff rewarded for 2018 success

Dr Karina Riggs and Dr Beth Loveys from the School of Agriculture, Food and Wine have won the Excellence in Teaching Award (5+ experience)

Some of the best minds in science received awards from the Faculty of Sciences at its end of year function in December.

Deputy Dean (Learning and Teaching) Professor Simon Pyke welcomed all guests and introduced Executive Dean Keith Jones who entertained the crowd with his quick wit and a warming speech.


2018 award winners

Award Recipient Award details
The Edith Dornwell Medal for Early Career Research Excellence Dr Stephanie Watts-Williams Award details
The Daniel Walker Medal for Early Career Research Excellence

Dr Christian Huber

Witold Bloch - Order Of Merit

Award details
Mid-Career Research Excellence Award

Dr Laura Weyrich

Associate Professor Lee Arnold - Order of Merit

Recognising research excellence, leadership and team building, and broader contributions and impact by a mid-career researcher, relative to opportunity.
Research Leadership Award

Professor Alan Collins

Professor Matthew Gilliham - Order of Merit

Recognising sustained excellence in leadership and development of others, a contribution to building an enduring legacy, and a record of ground-breaking research.
Partnership Development Award Associate Professor Martin O’Connor Recognition of efforts by researcher(s) in establishing mutually-beneficial research partnerships with organisations outside of academia for longer-term advancement of knowledge and societal impact.
Excellence in Teaching Award Dr Beth Loveys and Dr Karina Riggs Excellence in Teaching Award – for more than five years’ experience
Excellence in Teaching Award

Dr Michelle Mcarthur

Jill Bauer - Highly Commended

Excellence in Teaching Award - for less than five years’ experience:
The Harold Woolhouse Prize Finn Stokes Prize details
The K.P Barley Prize Liang Chen Prize details
The Professional Staff Award – Team Sharon Johnson and Silvana Santucci
- Administrative Team from the Centre of the Subatomic Structure of Matter
Recognises exceptional performance by a professional team in the Faculty of Sciences.
The Professional Staff Award – Individual Alan McLennan - Team Leader for the Research Technical Operations Team Recognises exceptional performance by an individual professional staff member in the Faculty of Sciences.


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