Please nominate your deserving colleagues for AGU Cryosphere Nye lecturer and Early Career Award
The AGU Cryosphere Section Executive Committee reminds you that it is time to nominate your colleagues for the Cryosphere Early Career
Award (10 years post-degree) and Nye lecturer. Award nominations are due Sunday,
April 15, 2018. Instructions for the nominations can be found below. AGU encourages
diversity across awards and requires nominees to abide by AGU’s Ethics Policy (https://ethics.agu.org/).
Please send Nye Lecturer nomination packets directly to
[hidden email] for review by the Awards Committee.
More detailed information:
Cryosphere Early Career Award
The Cryosphere Early Career Award is given annually to one honoree (no more than 10 years post-degree on 1 January of the year in which the award
is to be presented) in recognition of significant early career contributions to cryospheric science and technology.
NOMINATION PACKAGE REQUIREMENTS
(2 pages max for each item)
Nomination letter outlining the nominee’s significant contributions;
Nominee’s curriculum vitae;
At least one but no more than three copies of published peer-reviewed papers or published technical reports which illustrate the nominee’s contributions; and
Two additional letters of support – preferably on letterhead; diverse supporters are strongly recommended.
OPTIONAL: Nominee’s selected bibliography, which should begin by briefly stating the candidate’s total number
and types of publications and specifying the number published in AGU publications
Nye Lecture Criteria for Nominee Proposals
a. The candidates history at producing relevant, cutting-edge science in any sub-discipline of cryosphere sciences research, as well as how the candidate’s prominent research
would complement the Nye Lecture’s history
b. The candidate’s merit as a prominent member of the cryosphere sciences community
c. The candidate’s merit as an engaging, effective speaker to an audience of non-specialists.
Nominations should be limited to no more than 2 pages (with reasonable formatting choices) including the name, area of expertise, and
potential lecture topics of the nominee. We actively encourage diversity in nationality, race, gender and career stage in nominees. Nominations may be submitted by a single individual or multiple individuals, but are limited to a single submission per individual
per year. Nominations for the Nye Lecturer are to be submitted to Lora Koenig, ([hidden email]) before or on the posted deadline.