Faculty Honors Committee


February 23, 2000

Members Present: Richard LeBlanc (CoC), Chair; Jeffrey Streator (ME), Carol Colatrella (LCC), Ray Flannery (PHYS), Kristina Wines (student), Mostafa El-Sayed (CHEM) (Executive Board Liaison)  

  1. The Faculty Honors Committee met only once during the 1999-2000 academic year. The administrative business of the committee was conducted by e-mail, including the selection of Richard LeBlanc to serve as Chair of the committee.
  2. The committee met to select the winners of the 2000 Faculty Awards, based on nominations submitted by the February 15 deadline. The following award winners were chosen:
  3. Class of 1940 W. Roane Beard Outstanding Teaching Award

    Charles Mulford - Management

    Class of 1940 W. Howard Ector Outstanding Teaching Award

    Thomas R. Kurfess - Mechanical Engineering

    Outstanding Service Award

    Raymond Vito - Mechanical Engineering 

    Outstanding Continuing Education Award

    Peter Parsonson - School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Outstanding Interdisciplinary Award

    Mark Guzdial - College of Computing 

    Outstanding Innovative Use of Education Technology Award

    Irfan Essa - College of Computing 

    Distinguished Professor Award

    William L. Chameides - Earth & Atmospheric Sciences

  4. Since the committee chair will be out of town on the day of the Faculty Awards Luncheon, Jeffery Streator was designated to present the awards on behalf of the committee.