OVCRGE accepting applications for 2021-2022 Romnes, Kellett and WARF Named Professorship awards

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education is excited to announce the 2021-2022 competitions for the Romnes, Kellett and WARF Named Professorship awards. A department, a Ph.D. major program unit, or a formally constituted interdepartmental group of six or more faculty members (such as a center) may nominate one faculty member per award. The deadline for these competitions is Friday, February 4, 2022.

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