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CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2018 SIGKDD Doctoral Dissertation Award

2018 Dissertation Award
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August , , London, United Kingdom. All nomination materials must be in English. PDF format is preferred for all materials. Late submissions will not be accepted. A nomination must include: A nomination letter, written by the dissertation advisor of the candidate. This letter must include full contact information for both the advisor and the nominee as well as a one- or two-page summary of the significance of the dissertation.

Medical Science Training Program who have completed, defended and submitted the final copy of the dissertation in These students are eligible to be nominated even though the awarding of the doctoral degree is deferred until completion of the M.

Nominations of outstanding women, minorities and members of other groups historically underrepresented in their disciplines are encouraged. A faculty committee reviews nominations and selects finalists which are forwarded to the Michigan Society of Fellows.

Members of the Society of Fellows make the final selection, including those designated for honorable mention. Recipients will be notified in March , and awards will be presented at a public event on Tuesday, April 24, As described below, a nomination dossier must include a cover sheet with contact information, a nominating letter, up to three letters of support submitted directly by the letter-writers, dissertation abstract, academic transcript, and curriculum vitae.

Incomplete nomination dossiers cannot be reviewed. The online nomination dossier may be set up by a faculty or staff member. Others may be given login access to the site as needed. The nomination system may be accessed as often as needed in order to complete the nomination dossier. Hosung Sohn, University of California, Berkeley. Rossi Award Steven D. For the nominations, any dissertation that has been completed in the academic years - or - , and granted a degree in that period, is eligible for consideration.

No dissertation that has been completed prior to May 1, will be accepted and previously submitted dissertations will not be considered. Dissertations from any discipline are acceptable as long as they deal substantively with public policy issues and are nominated by a faculty member of a public policy program that is an institutional member of APPAM. A separate grant covering travel costs to the Fall Research Conference will also be provided.

The award winner and two honorable mentions will be given an opportunity to display posters of their dissertations during the conference. How Policy Analysts Make Decisions.

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CGS/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Award First presented in and sponsored jointly by CGS and ProQuest Dissertations Publishing (a Division of ProQuest Information and Learning), these awards are made each year to individuals who, in the opinion of the award committee, have completed dissertations representing original work that makes .

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About the Award for Best Dissertation in Public Policy and Management. The Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) seeks to recognize emergent scholars in the field by presenting an award for the best PhD dissertation in public policy and management. Outstanding Dissertation Award Winner, Dr. Erin Crede with Professor Christine Halse. Application process. Special recognition to an outstanding dissertation or doctoral thesis written in English that contributes important knowledge to the study of doctoral education is given biennially.

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