LAS Outstanding Research / Creative Works Award

2021 / 2022

LAS Faculty Awards

LAS Outstanding Research / Creative Works Award

Call for Submissions

Nominations/self-nomination are solicited for the annual LAS Research/Creative Works Award. 

The recipient will receive:

Special recognition on LAS 2022 Awards Website

$500 one-time award (before taxes)

$500 base salary increase

research

Submission Guidelines

Submission Deadline: April 17, 2022

Nomination materials should include:

  1. Nominating letter
  2. Candidate's vitae
  3. Candidate statement that includes a summary of your research/creative works and an assessment of its impact on the candidates field.  This might include a discussion of publications, grants, funding history, awards and recognition, performance, display history...
  4. At least 2 letters of support from scholars in the candidate's field
  5. "Third-party" evidence of impact. This might include reviews of candidate's book(s), discussion of candidate's work in other published formats, citation history, impact factor metrics, or examples of applied use of research in policy or peadagogy.
  6. An example of the candidate's published work
  7. Other relevant supporting materials

Evaluation Criteria:

  1. Strength of Nominating letter
  2. Impact of research on the candidate's field
  3. Quality and quantity of publications
  4. Success in receiving grants
  5. Receipt of awards and recognitions
  6. Strength of external letters of support from scholars in the candidate's field
  7. "Third-party" evidence of impact (reviews of candidate's book(s), discussion of candidates work in other published formats, citation history, impact factor metrics, or examples of applied use of research in policy or peadagogy
  8. Other relevant supporting materials.

The committee will put most weight on research productivity accomplished while at UCCS, including collaboration with students.  If the qualities of the applications are equal, the applicants career stage and time at UCCS will be considered. 

Submission Instructions

Create a OneDrive Folder and share with Margie Oldham

Please follow the video instructions provided by the FRC on how to create a folder and save documents in OneDrive. 

Video Link

Within your submission Folder, please include all require submission materials, named/labeled in the following manner:

  1. CandidateName_01_Nominating-letter
  2. CandidateName_02_CV
  3. CandidateName_03_Statement
  4. CandidateName_04a_Recommendation1
  5. CandidateName_04b_Recommendation2  (more if desired)
  6. CandidateName_05_evidence_of_impact
  7. CandidateName_06a_Publication
  8. CandidateName_06b_Publication (more if desired)
  9. CandidateName_07_other_supporting_materials (if relevant)

Please submit all materials by the submission deadline of April 17, 2022.

If you have any questions on submission procedures, please contact Margie Oldham at moldham@uccs.edu.