Announcing the Distinguished Research Administrator and Research Professional Awards


TO:         Research Administrator Listserv

FROM:  Daniel Reed, Vice President for Research and Economic Development

                Doug True, Senior Vice President for Finance and Operations                  

RE:          Distinguished Research Administrator and Research Professional Awards

DATE:    February 20, 2013

The Office of the Vice President for Research and the Office of the Senior Vice President for Finance and Operations are pleased to announce two new awards to recognize research staff at The University of Iowa.

  • Distinguished Research Administrators
    Support research by exploring funding opportunities, assisting in grant proposal preparation, submission, post-award administration and operational support.
  • Distinguished Research Support Professionals
    Provide support for research by conducting experiments, collecting and analyzing results and performing operational duties associated with a laboratory or research program.

Nominations must be received no later than Friday, March 29, 2013.  Nomination materials and criteria are available at  Winners will receive $500, to be allocated to the employees’ department for professional development.  If you have questions about the awards, please contact Cheryl Reardon ( 

Please forward this announcement to interested individuals to help publicize the awards.

Publish Date: 

Thursday, February 21, 2013