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Call for Nominations: Information

Awards

Medal shall be awarded, normally tri-annually, for distinguished (significant) contributions to EPR (ESR) spectroscopy including its applications, development and improvements. The IES Young Investigator and John-Weil Young Investigator awards shall be made for outstanding contributions to EPR (ESR) Spectroscopy by young scientists, given in alternate years. Nominees should be under the age of 35 years on the 1st July of the year of the award. The date of birth of the nominee must be included in the nomination. The nominee will ordinarily be at the post-doctoral level. Only in exceptional circumstances will either doctoral candidates or junior faculty members be considered for this Award. In the case of the IES or John-Weil (JW) Young Investigator Awards, please provide copies of two recently published papers which, in the nominator's judgment, represents the nominees best work.

Fellowships

A Fellowship of the Society may be conferred on individuals who have made influential and distinguished contributions to the practice of EPR (ESR) Spectroscopy and its welfare over a long period.

Student Poster Awards

The IES sponsors student awards for the best poster(s) at select EPR-related meetings each year. Eligible candidates are graduate students and post docs (not later than 3 years after their PhD.)

(See IES Constitution and IES By-Laws Pages for Awards Criteria and By-Laws.)

IES Awards Schedule 2017-2021

Nomination Information

All nominations, accompanied by CV, must be also be accompanied by a 100-150 word citation in support of the nomination. No nomination can be considered without a citation.* Additional supporting material may be included.

Nominations are to be sent to the IES President.

By email to:
in Word or pdf format.

Or

By mail to:
Prof. Hitoshi Ohta
Molecular Photoscience Research Center, Kobe University
1-1 Rokkodai, Nada
Kobe, Hyogo 657-8501
Japan
Tel: +81-78-803-5646
Fax: +81-78-803-5770
Deadline for nomination submission is the 1st of November the year preceding the Award year.

* Citation Formats

Please use the following formats for submitted nominations:

Fellowship:
<One sentence introductory> Prof/Dr. XXX is a leader/pioneer/<any similar description> in the field of YYY.
<Here comes short background of the CV, including PhD, research and work positions by year>.
<Here comes major research achievements>.
He/she has published <number of publications, books, citations etc>.
The International EPR/ESR Society should honor XXX with the award of Fellow of the Society.

Awards:
The XXX Medal/young investigator Award for 20YY should be awarded to Prof/Dr. YYY for his ZZZ <one sentence introductory statement>.
<Here comes short background of the CV, including PhD, research and work positions by year>.
<Here comes major research achievements>.
He/she has published <number of publications, books, citations etc>.