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William Gilbert Award
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Gilbert Award Selection Committee

Steven Constable

University of California San Diego


Chair
01 January 2023 - 31 December 2024

Laurie L Brown

Retired


Member
01 January 2023 - 31 December 2024

Michael J Jackson


Member
01 January 2023 - 31 December 2024

William Gilbert Award Committee members support the following initiatives and duties over a two-year term:
  • Review data from award selection processes for the past years to determine if the program is achieving AGU’s relevant goals.
  • Examine and report on program data to determine whether the number and quality of award nominations is competitive
  • Select the William Gilbert Award recipient
  • Recommend, implement, and evaluate strategies used to increase diversity of nominations
  • Participate in training, orientations, and workshops on associated Honors and Recognition policies and processes
  • Understand and commit to AGU’s Conflict of Interest policy and process
  • Provide input and recommendations to the Honors and Recognition Committee on program improvements
  • Partner with AGU leaders and staff, as well as other societies to resolve common issues among scientific communities’ recognition programs