Senior Research Assistant
Gold Lab, School of Medicine
Tim is “the ‘go-to’ person for helping anxious and under-pressure students learn laboratory procedures and protocol required for their one month medical research rotation.”
Description: This award will recognize a UMKC Staff Member who has made significant contributions to higher education through exceptional student mentoring.
Purpose: To recognize a UMKC Staff Member who has made significant contributions to higher education through exceptional student mentoring and concern for student welfare.
Eligibility: Full-time UMKC staff members. UMKC Staff Governing Board Members are not eligible for this award.
Nature of Award: One $1500 stipend award + commemorative wall plaque issued annually.
Nomination Process: Candidates are nominated by faculty, staff and students from UMKC. The form can be found on the Staff Council Web site: www.umkc.edu/staffcouncil.
Send nominations to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for Submission of Nominations Materials: November 1 annually.
Selection Process: Staff Council Awards Committee will meet at least once annually to reviews all nominations and selects most qualified recipient based upon the qualifying criteria identified above.
Award Date: Award will be presented prior to April 30.
Recognition: Recipient will be recognized on the UMKC Awards Web site, and presented with award check and commemorative plaque at appropriate UMKC awards event.