Outstanding thesis award 2018-19 and 2019-20


OUTSTANDING THESIS AWARD FOR THESIS OF THE PHD PROGRAM IN CHEMISTRYDOUBLE CALL:

THESES DEFENDED DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019

THESES DEFENDED DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2019-2020

 

  1. ELIGIBLE THESES:

All theses defended will be considered. The call is open for theses defended on the following academic courses:

  • academic year 2018-2019: from October 1st, 2018 to September 30th, 2019.
  • academic year 2019-2020: from October 1st, 2019 to September 30th, 2020.

 

  1. RESUME AND SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

Candidates can submit their scientific resume, by using the standardised form, together with a copy of supporting documents (certificate of contributions to national or international congresses, patents, etc.). Supporting documents already added to the candidate's doctoral online record (sigm@) prior to thesis deposit, will not be required again; the candidate must just refer to them in his/her scientific resume.

Both, the form and supporting documents must be submitted to the Secretariat of the Department of Chemistry, by email, to: gestio.postgrau.quimica@uab.cat .

 

  1. DEADLINE
  • Open call from March 9 th to April 9th, 2021
  • Doctoral School Permanent Board approval of the committee’s: June 2021.
  • Award ceremony of Outstanding thesis award: November 2021.

 

  1. COMPOSITION OF THE COMMITTEE

The committee will be made up of three full members and two substitutes, all doctors with accredited research experience:

  • President: Dr. Gregori Ujaque (Dept. Chemistry UAB
  • Vocal: Dr. Jose Giner (ICMAB)
  • Secretary: Dra. Carolina Gimbert (Dept. Chemistry UAB)
  • Substitute: Mireia Baeza (Dept. Chemistry UAB)
  • Substitute: Rosario Núñez (ICMAB)

 

  1. EVALUATION CRITERIA FOR THE SCIENTIFIC CONTRIBUTIONS

 

  1. Original papers published in scientific journals: They will be scored considering the journal's impact factor. Each contribution will score twice the impact factor. The score for each applicant's contribution will be divided by N, where N is the candidate's position in the list of authors. If the list is in alphabetical order, the thesis supervisor must specify the candidate's level of participation.
  2. Patents: A distinction will be made between patents in explotation (40 points) and non-explotation patents (4 points).
  3. Papers at conferences: a distinction will be made between oral communications (6 points), flash (3 points) and posters (1 point).                                
  4. Other contributions: international research component (menció europea), book chapters, scientific dissemination, etc... They may account for up to 10 points.

 

  1. AWARD’S PROPOSAL

The committee will evaluate the scientific contributions of each thesis according to the evaluation criteria. Candidates will be ranked from the highest to the lowest score and they will be awarded accordingly.

Only scientific production related specifically to the thesis will be considered.

The evaluation will be performed separately for each of the two academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2020, respectively.

The evaluation committee can propose a maximum of 4 awards for academic year 2018-2019 (18 theses defended) and 5 awards for the academic year 2019-2020 (24 theses defended).

 

  1. AWARD’S PROPOSAL APPROVAL

UAB’s Permanent Board for Doctoral studies will approve the committee’s proposal of award recipients for both the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 respectively. The awarded prizes will be published at:

https://www.uab.cat/web/estudiar/doctorat/premis-extraordinaris-de-doctorat-1345776542096.html

 

 

 

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