Archive of Award Recipients

Vice-Chancellor's Awards Recipients: 2015

VICE-CHANCELLOR'S AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING SERVICE FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES STAFF

Louie Athanasiadis
Faculty of Business

Kay Kent
Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health

Anthony Petre
Strategic Marketing and Communications

Rachael Phillips
Accommodation Services Division

Electron Microscopy Team 
Mitchell Nancarrow, Dr Gilberto Casillas-Garcia and Tony Romeo
Australian Institute for Innovative Materials 


 MARIE LEWIS AWARD

Jodie Cleaves
International Engagement and Coordination 


 ROSEMARY COOPER AWARD

Louie Athanasiadis
Faculty of Business

 PROFESSIONAL SERVICES STAFF OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO TEACHING AND LEARNING

Lesli Kirwan
Woolyungah Indigenous Centre 


 VICE CHANCELLOR'S AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING Contribution to TEACHING AND LEARNING

Research and Critical Analysis (RCA) Program - Graduate School of Medicine
Dr Judy Mullan, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
Prof  Peter McLennan, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
Dr Kathryn Weston, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
Dr Warren Rich, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
Ms Shelley Crowther, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
 


 RECIPIENTS OF FACULTY AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO TEACHING AND LEARNING

Dr Martin O'Brien
Faculty of Business

Dr Faisal Hai
Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences

Dr Tricia Forrester
Faculty of Social Sciences 


 FACULTY EARLY CAREER ACADEMIC AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO TEACHING AND LEARNING
 

Dr Amanda Baker
Faculty of Social Sciences 


 SESSIONAL TUTOR/DEMONSTRATOR AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO TEACHING AND LEARNING

Kate Tubridy
Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts 


 VICE-CHANCELLOR'S AWARD FOR RESEARCHER OF THE YEAR

Professor Aidan Sims
Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences 


 VICE-CHANCELLOR'S AWARD FOR RESEARCH EXCELLENCE FOR EMERGING RESEARCHERS

Dr Dylan Cliff
Faculty of Social Sciences

Dr Md Shahriar Al Hossain (Highly Commended)
Australian Institute for Innovative Materials  


 VICE-CHANCELLOR'S AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN RESEARCH SUPERVISION

Professor Paul Keller 
Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health

Professor Frank Deane (Highly Commended - shared)
Faculty of Social Sciences

Professor Long Nghiem (Highly Commended - shared)
Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
  


 VICE-CHANCELLOR'S AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN RESEARCH PARTNERSHIPS

Professor Paul Cooper
from the Sustainable Buildings Research Centre with research partners BlueScope Research Partnership (UOW-Industry)
Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences

Professor Zhengyi Jiang (Highly Commended)
and research partner Boasteel Australia Joint R&D Centre Project
 Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences 


 VICE-CHANCELLOR'S AWARD FOR INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH EXCELLENCE

Project: An Innovative Ergonomic Heavy Vehicle Driver Seat (shared)
Associate Professor Haiping Du, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Professor Weihua Li, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Dr David Stirling, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Dr Montse Ros, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Associate Professor Stephen Palmisano, Faculty of Social Sciences
Associate Professor Paul Stapley, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
Associate Professor Zhenxiang Cheng, Australian Institute for Innovative Materials

Project: Dementia-Friendly Communities and Organisations (shared)
Dr Lyn Phillipson, Faculty of Social Sciences
Professor Richard Fleming, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
Dr Chris Brennan-Horley, Faculty of Social Sciences
Associate Professor Helen Hasan, Faculty of Business
Dr Danika Hall, Faculty of Social Sciences
Dr Elizabeth Cridland,Faculty of Social Sciences
Professor Chris Cook, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
 


 VICE-CHANCELLOR'S AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN RESEARCH COMMERCIALISATION

Project: An exclusive license to Neami National for the IP in relation to the Collaborative Recovery Training Program and LifeJET components.
Professor Frank Deane -  Faculty of Social Sciences
Associate Professor Lindsay Oades -  Faculty of Business
Dr Trevor Crowe -  Faculty of Social Sciences 


 VICE CHANCELLOR'S AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

iAccelerate Team
Elizabeth Eastland, Deon de Saldanha, Melissa Ryan, John Kerr, Genevieve Gatt and Amira Antoun 

Bega Campus Team (Highly Commended)
Samantha Avitaia, Dr Susan Duchesne, Brittany Brown, Elizabeth Symes and Siobhan Wragg  


 Workplace Health and safety award

Landscape Team
Mark Haining, Richard Westera, Aaron McGrath, Adrian Green and Mark Dee
Facilities Management Division  


 25 YEARS SERVICE AWARDS

David Briggs
Information Management Technology Services 

Kerry Benny
Library

Rhondalee Cambareri
Faculty of Engineering & Information Sciences

Dr Khorshed Chowdhury
Faculty of Business

Olena Cullen
Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts

Toni Dobbs
Institutional Research and Government Reporting Unit 

Helen Hallingu
Faculty of Science Medicine and Health

Peter Hill
Information Management Technology Services  

Gordon Lewis
Print and Distribution

Prof Amnon Levy
Faculty of Business 

Felicia Martin
Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts

Karen McRae
Innovation and Commercial Research

Pieter Moerkerken
Information Management Technology Services 

Garry Piggott
Print and Distribution

Leonie Prior
Student Services Division Office

Leanne Robinson
Weerona College

Dr Devi Saini
Faculty of Engineering & Information Sciences

Carolyn Silveri
Faculty of Engineering & Information Sciences

Anne Snowball
Regional Campuses and Student Diversity

Prof Geoff Spinks
Faculty of Engineering & Information Sciences

Geoffrey Stewart
Information Management Technology Services 

Prof Linda Tapsell
Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health

Jeffrey Thompson
Facilities Management Division 

Aldo Vescio
Facilities Management Division 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last reviewed: 23 June, 2016
Achievement

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