CSLA Recognizes Professors, Alumni, Staff and Students at Annual Awards Luncheon
More than 100 people recently gathered at an annual awards luncheon to honor the exceptional work and commitment of more than a dozen individuals associated with the College of Science and Liberal Arts at NJIT.
Professors who received awards included: Ken K. Chin, PhD, professor, in the department of physics; John Bechtold, PhD, an associate professor in the department of mathematical sciences; and James Lipuma, PhD, a special lecturer in the humanities department.
Alumni awards were presented to Jaime Mosquera, who graduated in 1998 with a degree in actuarial science; and Daniel Bubb, PhD, one of the very first doctoral graduates of the department of physics.
Leslie Williams, an administrative staff member of the physics department, received an award for her help assisting professors in that department obtain and manage more than $2 million in annual funds.
Graduate students who received awards included Christina Ambrosio, a doctoral student in mathematical sciences; Yubing Wang, a doctoral student studying chemistry; and Aiquin Jiang, a doctoral student studying physics. Undergraduate student awards were presented to Kunj Patel, Hinna Chaudhry, Gerardo Giordano, and George Roa.
Student Senate Recognizes Biomedical Engineering Professor
Rick Foulds, PhD, professor in the department of biomedical engineering, received the annual Faculty Recognition award from the NJIT Undergraduate Senate.
NJSOA Professor Quoted in NAHB Online Publication
Deane M. Evans, FAIA, director of the Center for Architecture and Building Science Research at NJIT, was quoted in “Good Design: The Best Kept Secret in Community Development,” a recent report published in Nation’s Building News Online, the online newspaper of the National Association of Home Builders.
Mechanical Engineering Professor Receives Award from ICT and IPS
Mirko Schoenitz, PhD, assistant research professor in the department of mechanical engineering, has been awarded travel and registration expenses by the Institute for Chemical Technology (ICT) and the International Pyrotechnics Society (IPS) to present a paper in Germany.