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Dr Sam Stranks awarded Philip Leverhulme Prize in Physics

Dr Sam Stranks, from the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, has been awarded the 2021 Philip Leverhulme Prize in Physics in recognition of his work’s “international impact” and “exceptionally promising” future career.
Department of Earth Sciences

Two Cambridge researchers awarded UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships

Two Cambridge Earth Scientists have been awarded UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships to help them develop innovative research projects.

Croonian Medal of The Royal Society 2022

Professor Sir Stephen O’Rahilly FRS FMedSci and Professor Sadaf Farooqi FRS FMedSci from The Wellcome-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science at the University of Cambridge have been jointly awarded the 2022 Croonian Medal of the Royal Society “for their seminal discoveries regarding the control of...

Runner-up, George R. Terry Award, Academy of Management

"The Power of Being Divisive: Understanding Negative Social Evaluations" (Stanford University Press, 2020) named runner up for the George R. Terry Book Award
Professor Shahzad Ansari

EGOS Best Student paper Award 2020

The award was won for a joint paper "From shelter to emancipation: how disabled workers found their own voice through identity work" by Prof. Shaz Ansari (pictured) and Patricia Hein.

The Diana Award 2021

The Diana Award, established in memory of The Princess of Wales, is the highest accolade a young person can achieve for social action or humanitarian efforts.
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Research Communications team wins Gold and Silver awards for content in international competition

The University’s Research Communications team has received Gold and Silver awards for content described as ‘top-notch’ and ‘deceptively simple’ in the international CASE Circle of Excellence Awards.

Royal Society of Chemistry Early Career Award in Environment, Sustainability and Energy

Dr Chiara Giorio in the Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry has been awarded the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Early Career Award in Environment, Sustainability & Energy for her role in the discovery of how systemic pesticides harm honeybees.

Legal Services team runners-up in award for in-house team of the year

The Legal Services team were runners-up to Astra Zeneca in the Cambridgeshire Law Society Legal Excellence Awards 2021.

Professor Giovanna Mallucci awarded major international prize for research on Alzheimer’s disease

Cambridge neuroscientist Professor Giovanna Mallucci has been awarded the 2021 Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick's, Alzheimer's and Related Diseases, together with Professor Kenneth Kosik, from the University of California Neuroscience Research Institute, Santa Barbara.

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