WALDO TOBLER GISCIENCE AWARD


The Waldo Tobler GIScience Award is intended to stimulate scientific advancement in the fields of Geoinformatics or Geographic Information Science.

The prize is named after the late Emeritus Professor Waldo Tobler of the Department of Geography at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

 

Submission

The Waldo Tobler GIScience Award is given to scientists who have produced outstanding works in the fields of Geoinformatics or Geographic Information Science and have contributed to the sustained advancement of these fields.

The qualifications of the nominated persons should include achievements in both research and teaching. Nominations of scientists worldwide are welcome.

Self-nominations are not accepted.

 

Selection

The winner is selected on the basis of international evaluations.

There is no prize money. The winner receives a trophy and is invited to give a talk at the Austrian Academy of Sciences.

Nomination (in English):

  • Letter of recommendation, including a detailed statement on the candidate’s scientific qualifications
  • Tabular CV for the candidate
  • List of publications for the candidate

Please send all nomination documents as one PDF file to stipref(at)oeaw.ac.at

KEY FACTS


Research Areas
Geoinformatics, Geographic Information Science

Interval
annually

Next Call Deadline: 30 November 2021