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VC's Excellence Award winners announced


11 October 2016

Congratulations to the following Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences staff recognised in the inaugural Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence.

  • Ruth Graham - Outstanding Contribution to Research Excellence
  • Ainslie Bulmer - Outstanding Contribution to Educational Excellence
  • Associate Professor Ben Goldsmith (Research adviser) - Outstanding Mentoring and Leadership
  • Associate Professor Julia Horne (Research adviser) - Outstanding Mentoring and Leadership
  • Associate Professor Lee Wallace (Research adviser) - Outstanding Mentoring and Leadership
  • Professor Peter Wilson (Research adviser) - Outstanding Mentoring and Leadership
  • Dr Avril Alba - Outstanding Early Career Research (an award for academic staff)
  • Dr Frances Di Lauro - Outstanding Teaching

"These new awards are an opportunity for us to publicly recognise and celebrate the exceptional performance of some of our colleagues, not only in the areas of research and education, but also in mentoring and leadership," said Vice-Chancellor and Principal Dr Michael Spence.

The awards will be presented at a ceremony during the University's first Innovation Week, running from 24 to 28 October.