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Outstanding Assistant Professor Award

Nominations will be sought for the Outstanding New Assistant Professor (up to 3 awards). Nominees must be on the tenure-track in the rank of Assistant Professor, have recently gone through mid-tenure review, and have performed at an exceptional level in Teaching and/or Research. Nominations should consist of:
  1. Letter of nomination from the department head describing the nominee’s contributions in teaching and/or research and summary of the mid-tenure review results/recommendations.
  2. Current curriculum vitae of the nominee.
Past recipients are not eligible for this award.

Current Recipients

Melanie M. Derby, MNE, 2017
Punit Prakash, ECE, 2017

Past Recipients

Placidus B. Amama, CHE, 2016
Bin Liu, CHE, 2016
Jessica L. Heier Stamm, IMSE, 2016
Bill X. Zhang, ARE/CNS, 2015
Lisa R. Wilken, BAE, 2015
Don Phillipe, ARE/CNS, 2014
Eugene Vasserman, CIS, 2014