Early Investigator Award

2016 Nominations

TERMS OF THE AWARD

  • A candidate must have an advanced degree (e.g. PhD, MSc, MD) or be working towards an advanced degree.
  • A candidate must not be more than six (full time equivalent) years post the award of their advanced degree.
  • The candidate must provide evidence of sustained activity in fNIRS research (as demonstrated by their curriculum vitae and publication list).
  • The candidate must be a member of the Society for fNIRS.
  • The candidate must submit one (or more) abstract(s) as a lead author, make a presentation of his/her work during the Society for fNIRS conference in the year when he/she is nominated.
  • A candidate who is unsuccessful any given year can be re-nominated in a subsequent year if he/she meets the award criteria in the year of nomination.

NOMINATION

The candidate must be nominated (self nomination is not allowed) and the nominator must be a member of the Society for fNIRS . A full nomination package must contain:

  • a nomination letter;
  • a two page curriculum vitae demonstrating the candidate’s accomplishments;
  • a list of the candidate’s publications;
  • an additional letter of support;
  • a copy of the candidate’s submitted abstract.

Nominations with an incomplete package will not be considered.

Nominations must be sent to Clare Elwell at c.elwell@ucl.ac.uk by 1st July 2016.