To recognise and celebrate the importance and impact of interdisciplinary research at the interface of microbial ecology and water/wastewater treatment the IWA/ISME BioCluster has created the IWA/ISME Bio Cluster Award.
The Call for Nominations for the IWA/ISME BioCluster Award 2020 is now open! The deadline for submission of nomination is 1 April 2020.
The call for nomination is open for two Awards:
- the Grand Prize, and
- the Rising Star Prize, meaning that candidates can be senior leaders in the field or young rising stars.
All IWA and/or ISME members are entitled to nominate candidates. To nominate an individual please fill out the nomination form, attach an extended CV of the candidate together with a complete publication list and two supporting letters by scientists affiliated neither with nominator’s institution nor with the institution of the nominated candidate. Please be aware that self-nominations are not accepted. Nominees must be members of IWA and/or ISME.
The selection criteria are:
- Promotion of interdisciplinary research
- Breakthrough research
- Application potential in the water sector
The review and evaluation committee of leading experts from IWA and ISME are: Glen Daigger, Kirsten Küsel, Colin Murrell, Per H. Nielsen, Barth Smets and Michael Wagner.