The outstanding achievements of University of Tasmania staff were recognised recently at the 2017 Vice-Chancellor's Awards ceremony.
Recipients were recognised for their work in honouring the University’s mission to achieve research excellence, outstanding teaching, community engagement, enhancing the student experience and exceptional performance.
The ceremony was hosted by Acting Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mike Calford and Acting Chair of Academic Senate, Professor Dominic Geraghty.
Congratulations go to the following:
Distinguished Service Medal
Professor Stewart Frusher
Vice-Chancellor’s Medal for Sustained Commitment to Teaching Excellence
Professor Justin Walls
University of Tasmania Research Medal
Professor Graham Edgar
Award for Outstanding Research Performance by a New Researcher
Dr Noleine Fitzallen
Award for Outstanding Research Program
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Research Group
Professor Bruce Taylor, Professor Andrew Palmer, Associate Professor Leigh Blizzard, Associate Professor Ingrid van der Mei, Dr Jac Charlesworth and Dr Kaylene Young
Award for Exceptional Researcher Development and Higher Degree Research Training Supervision
Professor Michael Breadmore
Awards for Learning and Teaching Programs
Career Mentor Program
Dr Julie Preston, Mr Alastair Lee, Mrs Kathy Hoare and Mrs Brigid Wilkinson
Unit for Medication Outcomes, Research and Education (UMORE) Medicines Australia ContinuingEducation Program (CEP)
Dr Corrina Dwan, Dr Tristan Ling, Dr Ivan Bindoff, Mr Peter Gee, Ms Breeanna Rayner, Professor Gregory Peterson, Associate Professor Luke Bereznicki, Mr Paul McClarron and Dr Nicole Bye
Award for Early Career Academic Teaching
Dr Alexander Bissember
Award for Outstanding Contribution to Enhancement of the Student Experience
University Students in Schools
Dr Jess Woodroffe and Mr Robert Alderson
Award for Outstanding Contributions by Adjunct and Clinical Title Holders
Dr Andrew Gooley
Awards for Outstanding Community Engagement
Ms Kristyn Whitmore
Clemente Program Team
Dr Terry Moore, Dr Sue Lovegrove, Dr David Vender, Dr Mitchell Rolls, Dr Carol Pybus, Ms Lorise Clark, Ms Miriam Doi
Award for Exceptional Performance by Professional Staff
Dr Sandrin Feig
Image caption: Acting Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mike Calford and Professor Justin Walls.
Image Karen Brown.