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Established in 2013, these internal prizes recognize efforts that go beyond the specific research programs of individual faculty. They are for activities and initiatives that are integral to continuing to support and enhancing the vibrant research culture at Carleton as they build a broad and sustainable foundation that supports research excellence, student engagement, and Carleton’s impact on real-world issues.

The Faculty-to-Faculty Mentoring and Building Connections Awards are sponsored by the Vice-President (Research and International), and the Research and Academic Impact Award is jointly sponsored by the VPRI and the Provost and Vice-President (Academic).

For further information, including how to nominate someone, please click here.

2015 Carleton University Research Prize Winners

Faculty-to-Faculty Mentoring

Stephen Saideman, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

For outstanding contributions as a role model of research excellence and integrity and for mentoring colleagues and junior faculty to achieve their aspirations.

Building Connections

Craig Bennell, Department of Psychology

The Migration and Diaspora Steering Committee: Sarah Casteel, Martin Geiger, Daniel McNeil, Jeff Sahadeo, Ming Tiampo, Howard Duncan, Catherine Khordoc, James Milner, Daiva Stasiulis, Christopher Worswick.

For the exceptional efforts and a sustained impact through any of (singly or in combination) the following:

  • building connections among researchers from different disciplines across the University
  • building relationships between researchers at the University and partners in external sectors, including private, public, or not-for-profit sectors.
  • building relationships that enable Carleton to have a visible and significant presence on issues of global relevance and importance.

Research and Academic Impact

Susan Phillips, School of Public Policy and Administration

This prize is for outstanding contributions as an all-round citizen of Carleton in the domains of research, teaching, and service by playing a notable role in building institutional strengths and outreach, and making a difference for Carleton’s leadership as a comprehensive university.

2014 Carleton University Research Prize Winners

Faculty-to-Faculty Mentoring

  • Sheryl Hamilton, Department of Law and Legal Studies, and Department of Journalism and Communications

Building Connections

Research and Academic Impact

2013 Carleton University Research Prize Winners

Faculty-to-Faculty Mentoring

Building Connections

Research and Academic Impact


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