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Faculty & Staff Awards

Each spring, Dean Aaron Bobick recognizes a few of the school's many outstanding faculty and staff members at the Engineering Honors Ceremony. This event is held in conjunction with the departmental awards for undergraduate students; all are invited and encouraged to attend.

​Process (Note: Nominations are closed for 2018.)

  • Complete the nomination form.
  • Attach a nomination letter — no more than one page — that explains the rationale for the nomination. 
  • Any engineering faculty and staff member or engineering student may submit a nomination (No self-nominations, please).
  • The selection committee will review nominations and consider nominations from the current academic year only. Each award includes a $250 cash prize.​

Outstanding Staff Member

  • Full-time staff member who has made outstanding contributions to the school
  • Contributions must extend beyond the staff member's expected responsibilities
  • Associate deans are not eligible for this award

Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching

  • Full-time faculty member who demonstrated excellence in teaching during the past seven years


Engineering Honors Ceremony

Wednesday, April 18
Whitaker Hall
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CONTACT

Tara Crites
314-935-6350
tara.crites@wustl.edu

2017

Outstanding Staff Member: Tammy Haney

Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching: John Fortner

Dean's Award for Extraordinary Service: Jessica Wagenseil, Rohit Pappu & Nick Benassi

2016

Outstanding Staff Member: Mike Altepeter

Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching: Brent Williams

Faculty Award for Innovation in Research: Fuzhong Zhang

Faculty Award for Extraordinary Service: Dennis Barbour


2015

Outstanding Staff Member: Kim Shilling

Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching: Martha Hasting

Faculty Award for Innovation in Research: Rich Axelbaum

Faculty Award for Extraordinary Service: Martin Arthur


2014

Outstanding Staff Member: Myrna Harbison

Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching: Parag Banerjee

Faculty Award for Innovation in Research: Igor Efimov