Outstanding Service to GPEIG Award
Due: June 1st (presented in even number years)
Launched in 2016, this award is presented in even number years and recognizes an individual/faculty member whose exceptional service, practice, scholarship, and/or leadership has had a lasting and positive impact on GPEIG's mission and/or the strengthening of the institution.
Nominations may come from faculty or administrators at ACSP member schools.
Nominations should consist of two letters, at least one of which should be from individuals not within the nominee's own institution. The letters should that state the ways in which the nominee has, through her or his service, contributed to the strengthening of GPEIG's mission.
Please email the two nominating letters to GPEIGserviceaward@gmail.com by June 1.
Vinit Mukhija (chair) (2016-present)
Annette Kim (2016-present)
Bish Sanyal (2018-present)
Praveen Maghelal (exofficio)
N. Emel Ganapati (exofficio)
2016 Outstanding Service to GPEIG Award Winner: Professor Bish Sanyal
Bishwapriya Sanyal, Ford International Professor of Urban Development and Planning and Director of the Special Program in Urban and Regional Studies (SPURS)/ Humphrey Fellows Program at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is the recipient of the Inaugural Outstanding Service to GPEIG Award. The award was presented to him during the GPEIG Annual Business Meeting at the 2016 ACSP Conference in Portland, OR.
This GPEIG award recognizes his exceptional service, practice, scholarship, and leadership to GPEIG. Professor Sanyal has a lasting and positive impact on GPEIG's mission and the strengthening of the institution.