Please give a detailed recommendation for a graduate student that you wish to nominate to be honored by the College of Science and Technology for Outstanding Research.
While the methods and materials used for research vary with the field of investigation, distinguished research in any field is characterized by:
In evaluating a piece of research by any of these criteria, a scientist who works in an area close to the field of investigation may disagree with one whose area of research is far removed from the area. In the case of truly distinguished research, however, it is should be possible to convince any reasonable scientist that all three criteria are satisfied.
Individual nominees are free to arrange their dossiers in the way that best makes the case for their research. Dossier should include items such as the following:
Submit nominations by April 30, 2013
Dossiers are due no later than May 24, 2013
Please submit documents to:
400 Carnell Hall