Aston’s Strategy has a compelling and inspirational vision: In 2020 Aston will have an international reputation as the source of the people and the ideas that will shape the businesses and the communities of tomorrow. Aston Excellence Awards have been established to recognise outstanding contribution towards the achievement of our vision. Our mission and vision have two core aims: developing internationally sought-after Aston Graduates and delivering world-leading Aston Research, and each member of staff has a role in fulfilling these aims.
The winners of the 2015 awards are as follows:
Outstanding Citizenship – Christiane Iwersen, Graduate Advantage
Outstanding Contribution to Business and Community Engagement – Martin May, BPU
Outstanding Contribution to the Sustainable Campus – Library Services Go Green Team, LIS
Outstanding Customer Service – Helen Yard, EAS
Outstanding Early Career Researcher for the Year – Dr Max Little, EAS
Outstanding Engagement in Aston’s International Activities – Dr Fiona Lacey, LHS
Outstanding Established Researcher for the Year – Prof Pawan Budhwar, ABS
Outstanding Student Support – Marcus Andrews, Careers & Employability Centre
Outstanding Teacher of the Year – Dr Graeme Hayes, LSS
Please find the criteria for the awards below, which can be used for guidance when considering submitting a nomination next year. Please note however, that the award categories may change.