2019 Junior Investigator of the Year Award

Nominations are now open for the

2019 Junior Investigator of the Year Award


The nominees will be judged on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Impact of scientific work on the development of disease diagnostics & therapies
  • Innovation
  • Relevant discovery in the past year
  • Overall magnitude of the individual’s contribution on a regional and national level
  • Collegiality & collaboration
  • Service & outreach

Nominees must be fulltime UC Irvine faculty at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.
To nominate an individual for this award (self-nominations are accepted), a completed nomination form describing the suitability of the nominee for the criteria noted above will be required. In addition, a NIH Biosketch is requested for review.


Nominations are due by Friday, March 8, 2019

The recipient of this award will be honored at 
The 11th Annual ICTS Awards Dinner
“People Who Make A Difference in Human Health” 

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
The Cove at UCI Applied Innovation


This nomination has expired.
(Nomination status closed)

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