2014 James W. Woods Junior Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2014-2015 Dr. James W. Woods Junior Faculty Award. The due date for applications is June 6, 2014.

Description of Award

Through the generosity of the late Dr. James W. Woods, a trust fund has been established within the University for the support of a Junior Faculty Award at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine.  One recipient will be selected each year and will receive $3,000.  The Award is to be used at the discretion of the recipient for support of research and scholarship, and is not to be used as a supplement to the salary of the recipient or as a substitute for a portion of the salary.

Goals

The aim of the Award is to support and retain promising young members of the medical school clinical faculty.

Eligibility

Junior faculty members are eligible for nomination for a Woods Award provided they have been a full-time member of the clinical faculty at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine for at least one year and have a rank of Assistant Professor.  The award is generally given to clinical faculty members within the first 3 to 4 years of their appointment.

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