The award is presented biennially at Conferences organized by TC203 of the ISSMGE. The Recipient receives an award plaque and the registration fee will be waived for the conference at which the Award will be presented. The recipient will be invited to give a theme lecture at the conference.
Nominations are being accepted for the 2014 Young Researcher Award. The 2014 Young Researcher Award will be presented at the next TC203 conference, the 6th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering in Christchurch, New Zealand on 2-4 November 2015.
Please submit nominations by 30 September 2014 to:
Professor Ellen Rathje
University of Texas at Austin
Age criterion: Candidates must not exceed the age of 40 by December 31, 2014.
Nomination requirements: A nomination package must consist of a letter of nomination, a CV containing a synopsis of the candidate’s achievements and contributions to the field and a list of refereed publications. Nominations will be evaluated by a committee of five mem-bers of the Technical Committee TC203 and the recipient will be announced by November 30, 2014.