The Distinguished Research Lectureship is among the highest honors bestowed by the faculty upon a faculty member at CU Boulder. Each year, the Research & Innovation Office requests nominations from faculty for this award, and a faculty review panel recommends one faculty member as a recipient. This year's competition deadline is Friday, March 30, 2018.
The lectureship honors a tenured faculty member widely recognized for a distinguished body of academic or creative achievement and prominence, as well as contributions to the educational and service missions of CU Boulder. The recipient typically presents a lecture in the fall or spring following selection and receives a $2,000 stipend. Honorees will be announced in early June 2018.
Nominees for the Distinguished Research Lectureship must be CU Boulder faculty members who are:
Any faculty member may nominate another member by submitting to the Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation the appropriate supporting materials, including:
The selection of the Distinguished Research Lecturer is based on the research and creative record of the nominee as presented in the nomination application and as recognized by experts in the field.