ANNUAL AWARDS

Excellence in Science Award

The Office of Postdoctoral Education and the Postdoctoral Advisory Committee initiated this award in 2010. The award recipient will receive recognition and a $1,000 prize (to spend at their discretion).

Past Recipients of the Excellence in Science Award

  • 2017 - Daniel Bretl
  • 2016 - Pui Kei Wu
  • 2015 - Louise Evans
  • 2014 - Jeremy Wood
  • 2013 - Brian Hoffman

Excellence in Science Award Application (DOCX)


MCW/BRI Postdoctoral Travel Award

Awardees will be determined through a blinded peer review process. Ten awards will be made each year divided into 2 review cycles. Reimbursement of travel expenses up to $750 will be provided in accordance with MCW Travel Policy.

  • Who should apply
  • Conference attendance
  • Travel for career development
  • Learn a new technique, skill or line of research
  • Network
  • Visit someone to learn more about their career-shadow
  • Course participation

Deadline March 2, 2018, 4:00 pm

Postdoctoral Travel Award Judging Criteria (PDF)

Postdoctoral Travel Award Application (DOCX)

Past Recipients of the Travel Award

 

Spring 2018

  • Rose Wesche
  • Trung Bao Le
  • Roman Stavniichuk
  • Salvatore Molino
  • Michael Mashock
  • Sherilynn Chan
  • Sunil Kandel
  • Xiaoqing Pan
  • Bandana Singh
  • Emily Siebers
  • Guillermo Urrutia

Fall 2017

  • Deepak Parashar
  • Gayatri Fnu
  • Steven Henle
  • Mei Yu
  • Sara B. Pillay
  • Daniel Bretl
  • Tamjid Chowdhury
  • David E. Payne
  • Gang Xin

Spring 2017

  • Emily J. Patterson
  • Gary C. Mouradian
  • Gregory Blass
  • Joseph B. Fisher
  • Mark Begonia
  • Namrata Tomar
  • Nathan J. Schuld
  • Pan Pan
  • Wenquan Hu

Fall 2016

  • Sushma Kommineni
  • Liesl Nydegger
  • Justine Abais Battad
  • Jarett Roseberry
  • Ensaf Alhujaily
  • Clarissa Muere
  • Alyssa Moroi

 


 

 

Edward J. Lennon MD Outstanding Female Postdoctoral Researcher Award

  • One female postdoc, per year, will be recognized as the recipient of this award and receive recognition plus a monetary award of $1000 (to be spent on research)
  • Applicants must also be nominated by your PI with a letter of support
  • Award must be present at the Women in Science Awards luncheon.

Applications due by 5:00 pm on August 18.

Outstanding Woman Postdoctoral Researcher Award application form (DOCX)

Past recipients of the Edward J. Lennon, MD Outstanding Woman Postdoctoral Researcher Award

  • 2017 - Pan Pan | Medicine
  • 2017 - Karima Ait-Aissa | Medicine
  • 2016 - Stephanie Cossette| Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology
  • 2016 - Justine Abais-Battad | Department of Physiology
  • 2015 - Sushma Kommineni | Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
  • 2014 - Dasha Ilatovskaya, PhD | Department of Physiology
  • 2013 - Savitha Sethumadhavan, PhD | Department of Biophysics
  • 2012 - Anne Diers-Dranka, PhD | Department of Biophysics
  • 2011 - Alison Kriegel, PhD | Department of Physiology