Professional Staff Awards

This award recognises the outstanding service in the provision of a high quality working environment for staff, and/or high quality learning environment for students through positive and engaging experiences.

2019 Nicki Penny

As the inaugural recipient of the Professional Staff Award, Nicki Penny was acknowledged for her dedication to providing high quality services to academic and professional staff at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Over many years Nicki has consistently applied her unwavering commitment as a professional team member, often going out of her way to ensure the ‘seamless’ operations that support our research, research training and teaching activities. Nicki thinks outside the box, and has made marked improvements in our operational workflows; has collaborated across the Department, Faculty and University to ensure best practice in her immediate workplace; and has introduced mechanisms for weekly events to support an enhanced culture for our students.