The President’s Awards for Excellence are annual awards to recognise staff members who have made outstanding contributions in Culture and Community, Education, Research, or Societal Engagement.
The President’s Awards for Excellence in Research recognise staff members who have made outstanding contributions in early career research, research support, as part of a research team, and in research innovation and external collaboration.
President’s Awards for Outstanding Research Team
Celebrates the achievements of research teams at Imperial, recognising outstanding research that delivers impact, a team’s international standing and their beneficial contribution to Imperial.
Medal: Metal forming and materials modelling group, represented by Dr Li-Liang Wang, Department of Mechanical Engineering
President’s Awards for Outstanding Early Career Researcher
Celebrates the academic excellence and development of Imperial’s early stage researchers.
Dr Anna Barnard, Department of Chemistry
Dr Emilio Martinez-Paneda, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Dr Edward Johns, Department of Computing
Dr Benjamin Schumann, Department of Chemistry
President’s Awards for Research Support Excellence
Recognises the contribution of research support staff at Imperial, including the beneficial effects their support has given to Imperial research and the innovative approaches/good practice they bring to a project.
Al McCartney, Faculty of Medicine
Francesca Piffer, Department of Infectious Disease
President’s Awards for Excellence in External Collaboration and Partnerships
Celebrates the achievements of academics at Imperial, recognising the development of lasting external collaborations, and the impact of their research inside and outside Imperial.
Medal: Dr Salvador Acha, Department of Chemical Engineering
Award: Imperial Haze Lab represented by Professor Guillermo Rein, Department of Mechanical Engineering
President’s Awards for Excellence in Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Celebrates the achievements of academics at Imperial, recognising unique activities breaking new frontiers, the effective and appropriate exploitation of research, and realised or prospective economic or social impact.
Medal: Professor Stefanos Zafeiriou, Department of Computing
Award: Dr Firat Guder, Department of Bioengineering
You can read more about the awards in our news story.