Research Medal - Research & Innovation - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Research Medal

Simply inscribed "For Excellence in Research", the Research Medal is awarded annually by the University Council. Excellence is most likely to be demonstrated by a sustained record of research of the highest quality or by research of outstanding merit produced over a more limited timeframe. The Research Medal is presented at a special function.

Recipients can be either a full or part-time member of staff at the University; or, have been a member of staff of the university and who have retired no longer than 12 months prior to the end of the year prior.

Recipients of the Research Medal will deliver a public lecture. 

Refer to the R&I intranet page for information of the nomination process (staff only).

Previous winners

The Research Medal has been awarded previously to (links will connect to the UC SPARK page of current staff):

Other Awards

Please also view our other awards: Early and Emerging Career Researcher Award, UC Innovation Medal and KiwiNet Awards.