Convocation 2011 Award Recipients

Presidential Leadership Awards

Daisy Gallegos '11
Information Technology

Ashish Borgaonkar '11
Civil and Environmental Engineering


Excellence in Teaching Awards

 

INSTRUCTION BY A TEACHING ASSISTANT
Tian Tian
Computer Science

 

INSTRUCTION BY AN ADJUNCT PROFESSOR
Margaret Yobbi
Humanities

 

INSTRUCTION BY A UNIVERSITY LECTURER
Jose Alcala
College of Architecture and Design

 

UNDERGRADUATE INSTRUCTION, LOWER DIVISION
Richard Moore
Mathematical Sciences

 

UNDERGRADUATE INSTRUCTION, UPPER DIVISION
Victor Matveev
Mathematical Sciences

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
James Geller
Computer Science

 

EXCELLENCE IN INNOVATIVE TEACHING
Jay Kappraff
Mathematical Sciences

 

GRADUATE INSTRUCTION
Sotirios Ziavras
Electrical and Computer Engineering


Excellence in Research Prize and Medal

Haim Grebel
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering


Excellence in Service Award

Cheickna Sylla
School of Management


Constance A. Murray Diversity Award

Phyllis Bolling
Center for Counseling and Psychological Services


Master Teacher Designation

Katia Passerini
School of Management


Newly Promoted/Tenured Faculty

 

Promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure

Richard Garber
College of Architecture and Design

Bryan Pfister
Biomedical Engineering

Laramie Potts
Engineering Technology

Horacio Rotstein
Mathematical Sciences

Min Song
Information Systems

Georgeen Theodore
College of Architecture and Design

Guiling Wang
Computer Science


Promoted to Professor with Tenure

Andrew Gerrard
Physics


Promoted to Professor

Treena Arinzeh
Biomedical Engineering

Andrei Sirenko
Physics

 

Appointed to Distinguished Professor with Tenure

Pius Egbelu
School of Management


Appointed to Distinguished Professor

Somenath Mitra
Chemistry and Environmental Science

Trevor Tyson
Physics