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Junior Faculty Prize for Sustainable Research Environment

Each year from 2009 Junior Faculty announces a prize for the most prominent researcher in supporting junior researchers.

 

Aim of the prize

The aim of this prize is to encourage senior researchers supporting the careers of junior researchers, thus creating a sustainable research environment.

 

Selection criteria

The committee will select the winner based on the following criteria:

The senior researcher should support junior researchers within her/his group, with the intention of increasing their independence for a future successful research career. Important aspects are the senior researcher’s availability, willingness and capability to share previous research experiences, networks and funding advice. The senior researcher should give opportunities for getting meriting tasks such as secondary supervisorship and teaching. The senior researcher should support the junior researchers’ strategic career planning. Furthermore, the senior researcher should follow sound and fair publishing strategies and contribute to a creative forum for intellectual exchange between junior and senior researchers within the sustainable research environment.

 

 

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Artist

 

 

The Junior Faculty Prize is designed by the local artist and designer Chil Loong, heading the Concept Cove shop at Gamla Linköping.

 

Before 2014, the JF Prize was created by the local artist Joanne Hoffsten.

 

 

 

 

 


Prize winners


JFPrize_2017_Jerker_ronnberg

2017

Professor Jerker Rönnberg at Disability Research Division, 

Department IBL

Read the nomination text here

 


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JFPrize 2015

 

2015

Professor Tomas Lindahl at Clinical Chemistry, 

Department IKE

 

Read the nomination text here

 

 

 

 


JF prize 2014

Prize 3

2014

Professor Anita Lloyd Spetz (with the artist designer of the Prize, Chil Loong)

Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology

 

Read the nomination text here

 

 

 


JF Prize 2013 Edwin

JFPrize 2013 Per-Olof Holtz

2013

 

 

Professor Per-Olof Holtz 

and Associated Professor Edwin Jager

Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

 

Pictures from the Prize Ceremony at the Career Day


JF Prize 2012 Lars Hultman

 

2012

Professor Lars Hultman, Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology

Picture from the Prize Ceremony at the Career Day

 


2011

Professor Bo Liedberg, Professor at the Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology

Read the nomination here

Picture from the prize ceremony at the Career Day

Since Prof. Bo Liedberg was not able to participate in the Career Day, there was an extra prize ceremony at a group meeting.

Picture from the extra prize ceremony


2010

Professor Boel Berner, Professor at the Department of Technology and Social Change
Read the nomination here

Picture from the prize ceremony


Prize winner 2009 Björn-Ola Linnér

2009

Professor Björn-Ola Linnér, Professor at the Department of Water and Environmental Studies

Read the nomination here

Picture from the prize ceremony

 

Happening NOW


Junior Faculty Career Day

April 3rd, 9:00-16:00

Hugo Theorell, Campus US Hospital

This annual seminar will feature a series of talks from successful early career academics focused on overcoming challenges in the modern academic environment. Additionally, practical information on the services provided by several LiU organizations, including SULF, the International Office, and the Grants Office.

Fika and lunch at Ekoxen Hotel will be provided, and attendance is free. 

For registration and information please send an email to juniorfaculty@liu.se and indicate your diet restrictions

 


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Last updated: 2019-03-18