Research & Academic Awards
Rewarding Academic Excellence
The PMI Research & Academic Awards recognizes individuals and published works that are significantly advancing practical and theoretical practices of project management.
About the PMI Research and Academic Awards
Advancing the science and practice of project management through the work of academic research and education programs.
2022 PMI Research & Academic Award Winners
Research Team of Professors Nathalie Drouin, Ralf Müller and Shankar Sankaran
2022 PMI Research Achievement Award Winner
The PMI Academics department is pleased to announce the winners of the 2022 PMI Research Achievement Award are the Research Team of Professors Nathalie Drouin, Ralf Müller and Shankar Sankaran. For over a decade, these three scholars have mobilized the project management community to advance research in three crucial fields: organizational project management, leadership in projects and governance.
Dr. Johan Ninan
The PMI Young Researcher Award
The PMI Academics department is pleased to announce the winner of the 2022 PMI Young Researcher Award Dr. Johan Ninan. Dr. Ninan is an assistant professor at the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) in the Netherlands. Previously, he was a postdoctoral fellow in the Bartlett School of Sustainable Construction at University College London (UCL). His research focuses on megaprojects, stakeholder engagement, collaboration, innovation, and project organizing with a particular emphasis on the role of digital media such as social media.