Final Version Passed by CBE Faculty Development Committee (Feb. 10, 2006)
Pending approval by the current Faculty Development Committee and CBE Faculty
At the beginning of each April, the Dean of CBE will ask the four most recent winners of the CBE Research Award to form a review committee. The committee members will choose a chairperson at the first meeting.
The committee will access intellectual contribution records contained in Sedona Reports and review each the quantity (number of publications) and quality (journal acceptance rates and circulation) of each faculty members publication output over the previous five years. Based upon this review, the committee chair will forward the committee's recommendation to the dean of CBE.
Award winners will be announced at the initial CBE meeting the following semester. The dean will decide the size of the cash award to the winner
Winners of the CBE Research Award will be ineligible for the award for a period of four years.