Nomination Procedures

Nominations for the Early Career Publication Award (self-nominations are welcome) are due by September 15, and must be emailed to the address of the Chair of the award review committee, listed below. Eligible nominees have completed the doctorate within five years of completing the doctorate. For example, nominees for the 2016 award completed their doctorate in 2010 or later.  Nominations must include:

1.  A copy of the article being submitted for recognition. If the article submitted has multiple authors, the contributions of the nominee to the publication should be clearly identified.
2. A letter of nomination, NO LONGER THAN 3 PAGES, providing an assessment of the article, including:

  • identifying the research method
  • the quality of the research
  • how the study extends the knowledge base, and
  • the impact of the publication

  3. A complete and current vitae for the nominee

The members of the Early Career Publication Award review committee for the 2015 award included:

Dr. Timothy Landrum
Chair, CEC-DR Early Career Publication Award Committee;

Rollanda O Connor
Terrance Scott