2017 Awards for excellence in HDR supervision now open!

The University of Queensland (UQ) is committed to recognising and rewarding sustained levels of outstanding performance in the supervising, mentoring, and training of Higher degree by research candidates.

If you wish to nominate an outstanding Advisor you must address the selection criteria and provide a succinct justification for the nomination (300 words). Please comment on your experience and/or knowledge of the nominee's research supervision, including a description of the contribution, initiative, program, project and/or activity and key outcomes and achievements, supported in examples, in the performance of supervising, mentoring, and training of higher degree by research candidates.

This assessment may address the performance of the nominee with respect to individual students or groups of students and may include:

  • Support to their candidate‚Äôs development of discipline-specific and transferable skills;
  • Mentoring and career development guidance;
  • Opportunities for their candidates to develop leadership capability and independence and
  • Leadership in research training.

Nominate an outstanding advisor now