Who can make nominations?
Current and previous doctoral researchers and academic members of staff.
Who is eligible to be nominated?
Any current Birmingham academic member of staff who has supervised candidates on doctoral programmes for a minimum of one year. It is not possible to self-nominate for the award.
How do I make a nomination?
To be considered for the Award, a supervisor must have at a minimum two nominations – of which at least one must be from a current or previous student. Statements from colleagues or co-supervisors can be included as the second nomination. Further nomination statements are encouraged where available.
Before submitting a nomination, please ensure that the person you are nominating has given permission for you to do so. Forms where the supervisor has not given permission will not be accepted.
Nominations must be made on the standard nomination form which can found here. Please fill out all sections of the form and remember to include the supporting statement(s), including a statement of support from the Head of School or School PGR Lead. The statements should demonstrate how the nominated person meets or exceeds the judging criteria below.
Please submit your completed form no later than 16 April 2023.