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Montgomery Honored with 2018 Our Common Ground Award

June 15, 2018 by Jennifer Nachbur

Erin Montgomery, coordinator of faculty development, graduate education and postdoctoral training at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM received a 2018 President's Our Common Ground Award.

Erin Montgomery, coordinator of faculty development, graduate education, and postdoctoral training for the Larner College of Medicine, has been selected as a recipient of a 2018 President’s Our Common Ground Award. She will be recognized at an awards breakfast being held at the University of Vermont on June 20, 2018.

The Our Common Ground Staff Award recognizes UVM staff members who exemplify the qualities of Our Common Ground, the statement of aspirations and shared values for the UVM community: Respect, Integrity, Innovation, Openness, Justice, and Responsibility. This award honors the extraordinary contributions and the significant impact the award recipients have made on our University.

Montgomery, who has worked at UVM since 2004, was nominated for the award by members of the UVM Postdoctoral Association, including Heidi Malaby, Ph.D., Nick Farina, Ph.D., Jamie Kostyun, Ph.D., Gabriela Bucini, Ph.D., and Kirsten Tracy. Ph.D.

Each recipient receives a trophy made of Vermont redstone and maple, a prize of $1,000 and is recognized on a permanent plaque. Learn more about the Our Common Ground Staff Award.