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2013 NJIT Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize & Medal

The NJIT Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal is awarded in recognition of a sustained record of contributions that has enhanced the reputation of NJIT. The ceremony can be viewed on the NJIT YouTube Channel.




2013 Research Prize & Medal Recipient

Treena Livingston Arinzeh PhDThe Board of Overseers of NJIT is proud to award Treena Livingston Arinzeh, professor of biomedical engineering and one of the nation's leading regenerative medical researchers, its sixth annual Excellence in Research Prize and Medal. View the six-minute video overview of Dr. Arinzeh's research.




Excellence in Research Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Michael Jaffe

In recognition of his long and distinguished career and for his substantial and notable research contributions to industry and academe, the New Jersey Institute of Technology Board of Overseers has awarded the Excellence in Research Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. Michael Jaffe, research professor of biomedical engineering and chemistry.  View the five-minute video overview of Dr. Jaffe's career.







Previous Board of Overseers Award Winners

October 4, 2012

Reginald Farrow

Reginald Farrow, PhD
Research Professor, Department of Physics






October 6, 2011

Haim Grebel


Haim Grebel, PhD
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering
Director, Electronic Imaging Center




October 6, 2010

David B. Rothenberg

David B. Rothenberg
Professor, Humanities
Best-selling author and acclaimed clarinetist





October 7, 2009

Kamalesh K. Sirkar, PhD


Kamalesh K. Sirkar, PhD
NJIT Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering
Foundation Professor in Membrane Separations





March 28, 2008

Phil Goode, PhD


Philip R. Goode, PhD
NJIT Distinguished professor of Physics
Director of the Center for Solar-Terrestrial Research