Call for Nominations: 2016 Emerging Leader in Atomic Spectroscopy

March 21, 2016



Spectroscopy magazine is seeking nominations for a new award, the Emerging Leader in Atomic Spectroscopy Award.

The Emerging Leader in Atomic Spectroscopy Award recognize the achievements and aspirations of a talented young atomic spectroscopist who has made strides early in his or her career toward the advancement of atomic spectroscopy techniques and applications.

The winner must be within 10 years of receiving his or her highest academic degree.

The award, which includes a crystal award and a certificate, will be presented in a plenary session at the 2017 European Winter Conference on Plasma Spectrochemistry (February 19–24, 2016). The winner will also be featured in an article in a print issue of Spectroscopy and in an interview that will be published in our electronic newsletter and on the Spectroscopy website. 

Submission Deadline:        May 16, 2016

Submission Instructions

To nominate a candidate, please e-mail the following documents to Laura Bush, the editorial director of Spectroscopy, at lbush@advanstar.com.

1. Nomination form
Using this form, please provide the following information about the person you are nominating:

  • Full name

  • Organization

  • Current job title

  • Business address

  • Year highest academic degree was earned and from where (institution and location). Important: Candidates must be within 10 years of receiving their highest degree.

  • Area(s) of focus of work

  • Key contributions to the field of atomic spectroscopy

  • Number of publications

  • Number of oral and poster presentations at scientific conferences

  • H-index

  • Number of citations

  • List/highlights of work as a journal reviewer

  • Key awards and honors

2. Letter of support
Please include one letter of support from a member of the atomic spectroscopy community

3. CV
Please provide a current resume or CV of the candidate in a Word or PDF file.

4. Photo
Include a high-resolution headshot of the nominee in a .JPG format

Submission Deadline:        May 16, 2016


Questions about the submission process should be directed to Laura Bush, the editorial director of Spectroscopy, at lbush@advanstar.com or +1.732.346.3020.