Congratulations to the 2018 Award Winners

by Annedorte Vad on Thursday, November 29, 2018

Authored by:
Annedorte Vad
Awards Committee Chair
Copenhagen Business School



Congratulations to the Award winners 2018 and thank you to all the nominators.

SRAI Awards & Scholarships offer individuals a number of opportunities to be acknowledged and honored for their remarkable contributions to the research administration & management profession and to the Society.

Being recognized by your peers is a great honor and on behalf of SRAI and the Awards Committee, I want to congratulate this year's recipients and thank all of the nominators for taking the time to nominate a colleague they find worthy of this honor.

2018 Award Winners: 

SRAI Awards

  • The Herbert B. Chermside Award for Distinguished Contribution to Research Administration
    • Marjorie Piechowski
  • Hartford-Nicholsen Award
    • Gina Hedberg, Tonya K. Edvalson, Tim Linker
  • Excellence Award
    • William F. Hoffmann, Nathan L. Vanderford
  • The Technology Innovation and Application Award
    • Linda Gamman
  • John Robinson Travel Award
    • Karen L. Bone

Journal of Research Administration Recognition

  • Rod Rose Award
    • Using Competencies to Transform Clinical Research Job Classifications
      Rebecca Namenek Brouwer, Christine Deeter, Deborah Hannah, Terry Ainsworth, Catherine Mullen, Betsy Hames, Heather Gaudaur, Tara McKellar, Denise C. Snyder
      Duke University
  • Most Valuable Editor (MVE)
    • Tim Linker

Education and Professional Development Committee Recognition

  • Best Concurrent Session
    • Angela Behrend
  • Best Webinar of the Year
    • Jason Guilbeault 


  • Annual Meeting Scholarship
    • Lynda Olin, Cheryl Bowie-Thomas
  • Research Administrators Mobility Program (RAMP) Scholarship
    • Nana Oye Akuffo
  • Speaker Travel Scholarship
    • Debra S. Schaller-Demers, Princess White