WSCA is seeking nominations for the 2012 Scholar Award. The award recognizes sustained contribution to the study of human communication from a member of WSCA who has made a difference in the way scholars and students think about the nature, function, and scope of communication. Criteria for selection includes: 1) a sustained research program, 2) research that is theoretically grounded, 3) analytically sound, 4) advances the discipline (as indicated by citations and other evidence), and 5) includes work that has been featured in WSCA journals as well as other outlets.
The nomination packet should include at least one letter describing the nominee’s scholarly contributions to the field, confirmation of the scholar’s willingness to be nominated and to attend the WSCA convention in Albuquerque, New Mexico in February 2012, the scholar’s current curriculum vitae, and other supporting documentation as appropriate. Email nominations are preferred.
Please send nominations by November 30, 2011 to:
orBrian L. Ott, WSCA 1st Vice President Department of Communication University of Colorado Denver Campus Box 176
Denver, CO 80217-3364