2017 Announcement (PDF)
The University of Kansas Medical Center, Vice Chancellor for Research, Richard J. Barohn, M.D., is pleased to announce the request for nominations recognizing an outstanding researcher for the Chancellors Club Research Award. The recipient of this award last year was Merlin G. Butler, M.D., Ph.D., from the department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and Pediatrics.
The Chancellors Club Research Award is presented to an individual in recognition of exceptional achievements that have had significant and long-term impact on a research field. The research should have profoundly affected later development of a field or represent a productive record of significant research. The research is expected to be of national and/or international merit. Excluding previous winners, all faculty who have had appointments at the University of Kansas Medical Center for a least four (4) years are eligible for the award (which carries with it a $10,000 remuneration). Selection of the Chancellors Club Research Award will be based on the following non-ranked criteria:
The selected recipient will be announced at the annual meeting of the Chancellors Club in Lawrence in October. The recipient will be honored at the KUMC Faculty Research Day, which will be held on November 8, 2017. Past winners of this award are not eligible, but previous winners of the Faculty Research Investigator Award are eligible.
Submission of Materials: The nominating material should include:
Please submit the supporting documents in a single PDF attachment to Kelly Robertson (firstname.lastname@example.org) at the KUMC Research Institute, no later than 5 PM, Thursday, March 31, 2017.