Leadership in Open Access Awards
Purdue University Libraries began recognizing on-campus champions of open access with the Leadership in Open Access awards beginning in 2010. Since that time there have been some variations to include specifically education-focused or graduate student specific awards. Below is a historic list of those who have been recognized for their tremendous efforts in championing open access research.
2017 - Suresh Garimella, executive vice president for research and partnerships and the R. Eugene and Susie Goodson Distinguished Professor in the School of Mechanical Engineering.
2016 - No award was given.
2015 - No award was given.
2014 - Purdue University Department of Psychological Sciences, College of Health and Human Sciences, led by department head Christopher Agnew.
2013 - Mark S. Lundstrom, Don and Carol Scifres Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and founding director of the Network for Computational Nanotechnology (NanoHUB).
2013 - (Open Access Education Award) - Linda S. Bergman, director of the Online Writing Lab.
2012 - Darcy Bullock, Lyles Family Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of the Joint Transportation Research Program.
2012 - (Graduate Student Award in Open Access) - Mel Chua, Engineering Education.
2011 - Ian Bell, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University
2010 - Purdue University School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, led by school head Ragu Balakrishnan.