Research Announcements

Call for Nominees for Community Service to Research Awards

The Community Service To Research Award recognizes a community member who has a demonstrated record of service to UNMC research. The Vice Chancellor for Research office is accepting nominations from UNMC faculty members for this award due December 1, 2014 (Call for Nominees Community Service Form 2014).

Community members serve an essential role in many aspects of UNMC research from translating research into the community, reviewing research protocols for relevance to the community, helping to develop new resources, and providing key insights on health problems so that they can be better studied or study results interpreted.  Individuals who have been helpful to UNMC research efforts in any or other roles are eligible for nomination. The award will be presented at the Distinguished Scientist Ceremony in 2015.

Send nomination materials to:  Pam Welch (pswelch@unmc.edu), Vice Chancellor for Research Office, 987878 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-7878.  Nominations are due December 1,

University-Wide Research & Teaching Awards- Call for Nominations

To stimulate more nominations the submission process has been shortened for the ORCA, IDEA, OTICA, and UDTA awards described below.

Submit nominations for all awards using the attached form to either the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs or the Vice Chancellor for Research by 9/20/13 as described below.  Nomination Form

A review committee will alert the final campus nominee(s) to complete and submit the entire packet for each award.

 

Outstanding Research and Creative Activity Award (ORCA): http://www.nebraska.edu/recognition-and-awards/orca.html 

Nomination to: Vice Chancellor for Research Office (zip 7878) 

Nominations due : 9/20/13

Outside peer review letters due to the Provost Office 10/21/13

Full packet by 11/1/2013 to submit to the Provost 11/11/13

 

Innovation, Development, and Engagement Award (IDEA): see  http://www.nebraska.edu/recognition-and-awards/idea.html  for description of the award

Nomination to: Vice Chancellor for Research Office (zip 7878) 

Nominations due : 9/20/13

Full packet due 11/1/2013 to submit to the Provost by 11/11/13

 

Outstanding Teaching and Instructional Creativity Award (OTICA):   http://www.nebraska.edu/recognition-and-awards/otica.html 

Nomination to: Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Office (zip 7810) 

Nominations due : 9/20/13

Full packet due 11/1/2013 to submit to the Provost by 11/11/13

 

University-wide Departmental Teaching Award (UDTA) http://www.nebraska.edu/recognition-and-awards/udta.html 

Nomination to: Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Office (zip 7810) 

Nominations due : 9/20/13

Full packet due 11/1/2013 to submit to the Provost by 11/11/13

 

Dele Davies, MD,                                            Jennifer Larsen, MD, 

VC Academic Affairs                                       VC Research

 

Questions regarding OTICA or UDTA to: Dr. James Turpen, x94388

Questions regarding ORCA or IDEA to Pam Welch, x94837