On nominations

There’s no way to read the full article without a multi-hundred pound subscription, but I see that Research Fortnight UK has announced its nominations for the Research Fortnight award:

Policy stars shortlisted for Research Fortnight award
The chief executive of the Technology Strategy Board, Iain Gray, social scientist Teresa Rees, and UCL researcher and campaigner Jenny Rohn have been short-listed for the Research Fortnight Achiever of the Year Award.

Achiever of the year? Complete AwesomeDoc, more like.

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8 Responses to On nominations

  1. Would it be out of order to email 35,000 scientists and ask them to vote/show their support for the candidate of their choice?

  2. rpg says:

    With great power comes great responsibility, Shane 😉

  3. ricardipus says:

    So… er… well their website doesn’t appear to mention this at all (in my 5 seconds of looking at it). Who votes? How can I participate in ballot stuffing the process?

  4. rpg says:

    Oh, haha! Jenny did.

  5. ricardipus says:

    Whoops, finally came back (but just searched their Twitter to find out). Most excellent. 🙂

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