Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize & Medal


Excellence in Research Prize and Medal is awarded in recognition of a sustained record of contributions that has enhanced the reputation of NJIT. 

2017 Research Prize & Medal Recipient

The NJIT Board of Overseers is proud to award Tara Alvarez, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, its tenth annual Excellence in Research Prize and Medal. 

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2017 Research Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

​The NJIT Board of Overseers is proud to award Yehoshua Perl, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Computer Science, its Excellence in Research Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Previous Board of Overseers Award Winners

 

October 5, 2016

    
Dr. Rajesh N. Davé
Distinguished Professor of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering

October 1, 2015

Dr. Haimin Wang
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Dr. Haimin Wang
Distinguished Professor of Physics

October 2, 2014


Somenath Mitra
Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Science

 

Excellence in Research Lifetime Achievement Award

Yeheskel Bar-Ness
Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering
 


October 3, 2013

Treena Livingston Arinzeh PhD
 

Treena Livingston Arinzeh
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Dr. Michael Jaffe

Excellence in Research Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Michael Jaffe
Research Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

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
Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering
Foundation Professor in Membrane Separations

March 28, 2008


Phil Goode, PhD
 

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