The Challenger Society defines early career researchers as those who are:
·         within eight years of their highest degree (BSc, MSc, PhD award), or equivalent professional training
·         within six years of their first academic appointment (the first full or part time paid employment contract that lists research or teaching as the primary functions).
 
These periods exclude any career break, for example:
·         family care
·         health reasons
·         reasons related to COVID-19 such as home schooling or increased teaching load.

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Challenger Medal Awarded 2020 and 2022

The Challenger Society is delighted to announce the delayed award of the 2020 Challenger Medal to Prof. Alberto Naveira Garabato, and of the 2022 Challenger Medal to Prof. Carol Robinson. We are absolutely delighted to honour these two fantastic scientists in this way, and look forward to hearing their Award Lectures at the forthcoming Challenger 150 meeting at the Natural History Museum. For more information about the Challenger Conference 2022 please click here.

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International Digital Twins of the Ocean Summit #DITTO22

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