Award for Outstanding Research Higher Degree Supervision

Recognising excellence in the supervision of research higher degree candidates, in any discipline.

Award recipients are acknowledged for their outstanding achievements across the various dimensions of excellence in supervision: the extent and range of their supervision activities; the positive outcomes for their students; their respect and support for students as individuals; their support for students’ career development; and their broader contribution to the development of supervisory practice within their faculties or across the University.

This award was introduced in 2006. It is a named award, named each year in honour of a leading University researcher and supervisor, past or continuing, in a field related to the award recipient's research area.

The University confers one Award for Research Higher Degree Supervision annually. The award includes a trophy and a grant of $10,000.

How to apply