The Distinguished Innovation and Impact Award (DIIA) recognizes outstanding faculty innovators for contributions that improved the lives of people. An award is given each year to one outstanding faculty member who distinguished themselves and the University through entrepreneurial activates that resulted in innovations with measurable societal impact.
Nominations for this award are now being accepted on behalf of all tenure, clinical and career-track faculty with at least five years of service at the University of Utah. Nominees are eligible for three years and additional information is welcomed when renewing a nomination from a previous year.
Nominations should be submitted online. For more information, please contact Katie Haslam at 801-581-8661.
Nominations are due January 26, 2018 at 5:00pm