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Ken Nakayama Medal for Excellence in Vision Science

Tuesday, March 08, 2016  
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Vision Sciences Society

The Ken Nakayama Medal was announced during the 2015 Annual Meeting of VSS in St. Pete Beach. The Medal is in honor of Professor Ken Nakayama’s contributions to the Vision Sciences Society, as well as his innovations and excellence to the domain of the vision sciences. Nominations can be made by all regular members of the Vision Sciences Society, or those who hold emeritus status. The nominee does not have to be a member of the Vision Sciences Society. Nominations must be submitted by March 31, 2016. The winner will be announced in early April. The recipient will be recognized at the VSS 2016 Meeting in St. Pete Beach. The nomination package should include the following: 1. The nomination letter, outlining in detail the excellent contributions and innovations of the nominee. Clear indicators of the impact should be discussed. 2. A Curriculum Vitae and an up-to-date publication list of the nominee. 3. Letters of support by four vision scientists, of which two should be regular VSS members (or hold emeritus status). Deadline for nominations is March 31, 2016.

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