Bioanalysis Rising Star Award

BRSA 2018: the finalists | BRSA 2018: the nominees | Meet the Judges | Why nominate? |Previous years | About Bioanalysis Zone | About Waters Corporation

Our mission statement
The Bioanalysis Rising Star (formerly the New Investigator Award) is an annual prestigious award recognizing the most promising early-career scientists in the field of bioanalysis. Sponsored by Waters Corporation (MA, USA), our vision is to promote the work of highly talented researchers offering a springboard to help establish themselves in the exciting world of bioanalysis.

2019 nominations
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BRSA 2018: starting out in bioanalysis – early career essentials
Over the past 8 years, Bioanalysis Zone have supported and recognized outstanding early-career researchers in the field of bioanalysis. Since its initiation, there have been seven winners with this year’s winner soon to be announced. We followed up with our previous winners to get their tips and advice for those starting out in bioanalysis including: tips on applying for awards, applying for grants, applying for PhDs, writing a CV and poster presentation tips.

BRSA 2018: the winner

We are delighted to name, Jing Tu (PPD:VA, USA), the winner of the 2018 Bioanalysis Rising Star Award! On receiving the award, Jing commented: “I am very excited, honored and happy to be selected as the winner of the BRSA this year. I am grateful to the award sponsors – Waters Corporation and Bioanalysis Zone– and to PPD and all the voters for their support.” Find out more about her research below:

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BRSA 2018: the finalists

Over the last couple of months, we have been overwhelmed with your enthusiasm to recognize and promote the work of your fellow early career scientists working in bioanalysis. After much deliberation by our judges we are delighted to announce the finalists for this year’s award. Click on their profiles below to watch their finalist videos!


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BRSA 2018: the nominees

This year we have had a record breaking number of nominations! See the full list of nominees below and watch this space for information on the finalists coming soon.


Previous years

New Investigator Award 2017
New Investigator Award 2016
Young Investigator Award 2015
Young Investigator Award 2014

About Bioanalysis Zone

Since launching in 2011, Bioanalysis Zone has attracted over 9,000 active members from the global bioanalytical community, representing the pharmaceutical, biotech and CRO industries, along with academia and healthcare. Each month, thousands of members visit the site to read industry news, peer-reviewed research, exclusive interviews, webinars and commentaries. Join the Bioanalysis Zone Twitter and LinkedIn group for updates.

About Waters Corporation

Waters Corporation develops and manufactures advanced analytical and material science technologies for laboratory dependent organizations. For more than 50 years, the company has pioneered a connected portfolio of separations science, laboratory information management, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis systems.Xevo_TQ_XS_email_signature_728x90