Election to the Academy

科学的欧洲杯外围的目标是在多样性和包容在澳大利亚的科学领域的领导者。我们致力于支持科学卓越,但我们认识到,要实现这一目标,我们必须庆祝和各种形式的拥抱多样性和包容性。 

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只有我们的研究员可以提名候选人的学院,我们鼓励我们的同伴都提名候选人的多样性。协助我们在全国范围内确定候选人的多样性,我们每年邀请澳大利亚茎和第三产业的400多名领导人六月最迟年底提出候选人的多样性给我们。这些候选人,然后由任命为我们在科学的各个区域“多样性的冠军”研究员评估。谁被评定为适合参选的候选人则有谁同意提出选举候选人所选择的研究员。这涉及对提名候选人,必须由7月31日在我们的网上提名制度开始,以提交8月31日前全部提名密切合作。

Each year the Academy elects up to 20 new Fellows by ‘Ordinary Election’ and up to four additional Fellows by ‘Special Election’. In June 2020, the 奖学金 comprised 557 Fellows, including 90 women.

奥斯卡’s Council may also elect up to two Corresponding Members each year from among distinguished scientists overseas. There are currently 35 Corresponding Members in the Academy.

Timeline: 2021 election round

日期 活动
通过二〇二〇年六月三十〇日

Diversity candidates suggested in-confidence to the 奖学金 Director by email to fellowship@science.org.au. Please include up to 150 words on the candidate’s contribution to science.

二〇二〇年六月三十日 Online nomination system opens for Fellows only on 30June.
由2020年7月31日 Fellows of the Academy must have started and saved their new nominations into the online system.
由2020年8月31日 All new nominations (and updates to existing nominations) must be completed and submitted via the online nomination system. 
2020年9月 选择委员会,被称为“截面委员会”,承接无意识偏压训练,然后名单候选作进一步考虑的进展。额外的独立裁判报告要求对那些候选人。
早2021年2月 委员会开会确定最终人选推荐给议会。各委员会可建议最多两个候选人,如果某一性别的表示,或三个候选人,如果两种性别的代表。 
早2021年3月 Council considers all the recommended candidates and determines the final list of 20 candidates for the Fellows’ ballot. Two-thirds of the voting Fellows must agree to each candidate’s election.
2021年3月结束 Ballot count by Returning Officer and new Fellows declared elected (all Fellows advised under embargo).
的2021年5月结束 New Fellows publicly announced and formally inducted into the Academy during the week of ‘Science at the Shine Dome’.

Kerrie Mengersen in a canoe on a river, holding a VR headset
Professor Kerrie Mengersen FAA, QUT SEF. Credit: Vanessa Hunter

Eligibility for election

  1. 候选人 Ordinary and Special Election must be Australian citizens or permanent residents in Australia,并有一个附件澳大利亚研究机构。对于新移民到澳大利亚,谁不是澳大利亚公民,考生应在二月初的选举会议的日期前,并促进澳大利亚科学两年的居民。
  2. 候选人 Corresponding Membership shall be persons, not normally resident in Australia, who are eminent in some branch of natural knowledge.

Criteria for Ordinary Election 

  1. Scientific achievement: (这方面的重点是考生的研究,包括翻译或研究应用的影响)。科学成就是基于科学一个单一的开创性贡献,或具有明显的影响较小贡献一个有凝聚力的身体。 (至少60%的权重)。
    Indicators of impact 可包括但不限于:突破性的出版物;这些出版物的引用; “教材”科学;专利;实践或研究的翻译显著影响;或相对于标准,为每个学科等指标。对于“应用的“考生(那里是他们的发明或新设备,结构,产品或工艺开发的科学知识应用的显著影响,或对人体健康,福利或环境的进步)的影响,这些额外的指标也应加以解决。
  2. National and international profile: (This dimension focuses on how others have responded to the candidate’s collective achievements). (Up to 20% weighting).
    指标包括: invitations to speak; grants and 奖学金s; journal editorships; honours, awards and prizes; membership of prestigious organisations or committees; and supportive letters from referees.
  3. Leadership, mentorship, promotion of science and potential to advance the work of the Academy: (This dimension focuses on what the candidate has done other than their own research). (Up to 20% weighting).
    指标包括: 行政和领导作用;会议的组织工作;高级别同行审查功能;科学教育,宣传,倡导和/或政策的发展;下一代科学家的成功辅导;纪检其他贡献。


Professor Graham Farquhar AO FAA FRS, Professor Tanya Monro FAA FTSE and Professor Jagadish AC FAA FTSE

学院致力于庆祝和团契中支持多样性。成绩相对于机会判断,考虑到任何休息,或者,职业生涯晚期开始。评估以这样的方式完成的,至于谁已经作出了自己的学科突出贡献并不缺点有天赋的年轻科学家。性别平衡和多样性问题(包括年龄,种族,国家和地区居住;新兴学科,交叉学科和理科)奖学金内将在考虑候选人的最终名单进一步考虑账户理事会。

Criteria for Special Election

该局每年可认为是可取的学院选择在奖学金多达四人,其当选将扩大奖学金的多样性,是信号造福于学术与科学的进步。

Special election candidates will be assessed using the following indicators of merit:

  1. 持续的服务,科学和科学领导能力,包括辅导的原因,在通过已导致全球性影响的科研成果翻译的最高水平和/或创新或创业精神的证据的证据。 (50%)
  2. Evidence of very high national and/or international profile, including supportive letters of reference from eminent referees. (30%)
  3. Potential to advance the work of the Academy in science education, advocacy, policy or international engagement. (20%)

Criteria for Corresponding Membership

  1. 主要选择标准是科学的卓越通过科学一个单一的开创性贡献,或者有明显的影响较小贡献一个有凝聚力的机构,由所示但不限于:突破性的出版物,这些出版物的引文,“教科书”科学,专利,实践或研究的翻译,或者其他指标相对于标准,为每个学科重大影响。 (50%)
  2. Extremely high international research profile, including supportive letters of reference from eminent referees. (30%)
  3. Strength of connection or strategic value to Australian science including potential to advance the work of the Academy in science education, advocacy or policy. (20%)

 

Nomination for 奖学金


Professor Geordie Williamson FAA FRS

Fellows nominate candidates via the Academy’s nomination system. Information required includes:

  • signed agreement from the candidate to nomination
  • 短引文
  • support from at least four Fellows
  • extended citation against the selection criteria
  • full curriculum vitae
  • list of most significant publications
  • full publication list
  • referees willing to support the nomination

提名有效期为5个连续当选发/年,或直至候选人当选。提议者必须每年更新提名他们继续候选人提名的生活。后提名已过期,并按照两个回合选举(两年)的暂停,对于候选人提名新的可提交。

Please refer to the ‘Information to Complete an Online 奖学金 Nomination—2021 Election Round’ 对于进一步的细节。

Questions regarding the nomination process (including the eligibility of a candidate or suitability of a referee) may be directed to the 奖学金 Director, Karen Holt, by email to fellowship@science.org.au.

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