Despite restrictions meaning celebrations were unable to take place face to face, Unitemps at University College London (UCL) still managed to get together with its candidates online to celebrate their hard work and achievements at the first ever UCL Unitemps Awards 2021.
Congratulations to the runners up and winners!
Research Assistant of the Year
Winner: Alison Fairbrass, UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources. Nominated by Paul Ekins.
Runner Up: Anisha Desai, Wellcome Centre for Human Neuroimaging. Nominated by Cathy Price.
Runner Up: Daisy McInnerney, Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Department. Nominated by Nuriye Kupeli.
Technical Support of the Year
Winner: Nai-Hao Yin, Division of Surgery and Interventional Science. Nominated by Helen Birch.
Runner Up: Naciye Magusali, Neurodegenerative Disease. Nominated by Dervis Salih.
Student Ambassador of the Year
Winner: Mohamad Ali Abdallah, Centre for Languages and International Education. Nominated by Christophe Castiglioni.
Runner Up: Nasra Mohammed, Student Support and Wellbeing. Nominated by Dominique Jethwa.
Teaching Assistant of the Year
Winner: Irina Semykina, UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources. Nominated by Catherine Willan.
Runner Up: Agnes Julia Aparte, Department of Mechanical Engineering. Nominated by Federico Bosi.
Office Support of the Year
Winner: Diana Ursu, Louis Dundas Centre for Children’s Palliative Care, GOSH. Nominated by Professor Myra Bluebond-Langner.
Runner Up: Marlene Cullen, The Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment. Nominated by Steve Ridge.
Transition Mentor of the Year
Winner: Moneli Samarakkodi, Access and Widening Participation.
Runner Up: Francesca Montesi, Access and Widening Participation.
Most departments worked for
Winner: Anna Mladentseva, who worked for seven UCL departments between August 2020 and June 2021.
Runner Up: Alexandra Iria Lucy Dell I Niella, who worked for six UCL departments between August 2020 and June 2021.
Special Recognition Award
Won by the Access and Widening Participation team at UCL.
This team is the largest department Unitemps at UCL has worked with. To date, over 1,900 Unitemps workers have completed an assignment with the team, across 100+ roles such as Student Ambassadors, Transition Mentors, Taster Presenters, Summer School Leaders and many more.
Hiring Manager of the Year
Winner: Ajay Patel, Department of Political Science.
Department of the Year
Won by the Division of Psychiatry at UCL.
Congratulations to everyone shortlisted, the runners up and the winners! It’s been a challenging year, but it’s great to see you continue to thrive.
Last updated on 21 September 2021Share this article