Research Division


Nominations are now open for the 2018 Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Outstanding Contributions to Research and Research Training.

The Vice-Chancellor's Awards for outstanding contributions to research and research training have been established to recognise staff who have made a major contribution to excellence in research and research training.

  • Outstanding research performance by an early career researcher
  • Outstanding research program
  • Exceptional researcher training (delete training) development and higher degree research training supervision
  • University Research Medal

The award guidelines, nomination form and a list of past winners can be accessed below.

Nominations must be received by the close of business on Friday 27 July 2018. Please submit your nominations by the due date to Tanya Adrych, Office of the DVC Research, Private Bag 3, Hobart or by email to

Awards will be formally presented by the Vice-Chancellor at the VC Award Ceremony on Thursday 8 November 2018.