UCL Astrophysics Group


Many congratulations to Prof. Raman Prinja

8 September 2021

Head of Department and Astrophysicist, Prof. Raman Prinja, has been awared a prestigious and well-deserved award for outstanding contribution.

Prof Raman Prinja with award

The nominees for the Leadership Award for Outstanding contribution were nominated by their teams and individuals with the winners selected by Fiona Ryland, UCL Vice-President (Operations). 

Here is what was said about Raman: "Raman has gone above and beyond the call of duty in leading the Physics and Astronomy department through a very challenging period with fairness and compassion, always looking out for the well-being of students and staff first. 

He works tirelessly to deliver programmes at a level that both students and staff can be proud of and demonstrates a strong commitment to inclusion and diversity, actively seeking funding opportunities to improve access and participation. 

By setting a positive and emotionally intelligent example that motivates others to follow, he has allowed the department to thrive in a very challenging time."

Further details about the awards can be found here.