Vice-Chancellor's Awards 2019

Across the University of Hertfordshire, staff invest an enormous amount of effort into realising the University’s values, mission and strategy. It is through your nominations for the annual Vice-Chancellor’s Awards that we can recognise and celebrate these efforts and the outstanding achievements that really make a difference.

Congratulations to all of our finalists in this year's awards!

See how some of our finalists received the news that they had been shortlisted.

Introducing your 2019 VCA Finalists

Business impact award

Hertfordshire Business School Degree Apprenticeships
Herts Hub Project team          
Tracey Wallis, Human Resources

Colleague of the year

Oli Ash, Student Centre
Pat Brown, Department of Estates / Tennon
Pryank Patel, School of Life and Medical Sciences

Manager of the year

Alison Cain, School of Life and Medical Sciences
Mimi Tessier, School of Humanities
Rebecca Walker-Haynes, Human Resources

Professional staff member of the year

Despina Lambrou, Health, Safety and Workplace Wellbeing - OVC
Giorgos Gkizelis, School of Engineering and Computer Science
Melvyn Chong, Library and Computing Services

Research success of the year

Abigail Martin, School of Life and Medical Sciences
Elizabeth White, School of Education
Ian Munro, School of Engineering and Computer Science

Student experience award

Behrad Vahedi, School of Engineering and Computer Science
HertSquad, Hertfordshire Sports Village
Stephanie Keegan, Hertfordshire Students' Union

Student of the Year

Aoife Simpson, School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics
Aaron Ellis-Montoya, Hertfordshire Law School
Alexandra Buckland-Stubbs, School of Life and Medical Sciences
Cage Boons, School of Humanities
Fiona Montgomery, School of Education
Libby Cole, School of Creative Arts
Mitchelle Sanghvi, School of Engineering and Computer Science
Sumaiyah Jamil, Hertfordshire Business School
Victoria Singleton, School of Health and Social Work

Team of the year

BAME Student Advocates, Office of the Vice-Chancellor
College Lane Residential Assistants, Dean of Students
Fit, Fed and Read, Herts Sports Partnership

Teaching Roll of Honour

Carrie Ricketts, School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics
Dr Charlotte Gautrey, School of Life and Medical Sciences
Dr Christopher Lloyd, School of Humanities
Danielle Ramsey, School of Health and Social Work
Dr John Davies, School of Education
Dr Nathan Baddoo, School of Engineering and Computer Science
Nick Lovegrove, School of Creative Arts
Pfavai Nyajeka, Hertfordshire Business School
Zaherah Saghir, Hertfordshire Law School

Tutor of the year

David Prowse, School of Life and Medical Sciences
Natasha Khilji, Hertfordshire Business School
Vijaiya Poopalasingham, Hertfordshire Law School

Award categories

Award categories

The categories within the Vice-Chancellor’s Awards aim to represent and celebrate the variety of skills and knowledge at the University...

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Award judges

Award judges

Our panel of Judges are made up of representatives right across the University's Schools and departments...

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Winners of past awards

Winners of past awards

Congratulations to all our VCA winners! View a list of winners and nominations from previous years....

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