Faculty Awards

The College is proud of our excellent faculty members, who are frequently recognized for their expertise and achievements with awards and honors. Below are annual lists of faculty award winners since 2008.

2008-17

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Department Professor Award
BAE Dr. Gary Roberson NC State’s Outstanding Teacher Award
BME Dr. Dr. Zhen Gu College’s Alcoa Foundation Engineering Research Achievement Award
BME Dr. Naji Husseini NC State’s Gertrude Cox Award for Innovative Excellence in Teaching and Learning with Technology
BME Dr. Fran Ligler National Inventors Hall of Fame
CBE Dr. Michael Dickey NC State’s Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Award
CBE Dr. Michael Dickey College’s Alcoa Foundation Distinguished Engineering Research Award
CBE Dr. Orlin Velev Fellow of the Materials Research Society (MRS)
CCEE Dr. Cassie Castorena NC State’s Outstanding Teacher Award
CSC Dr. Min Chi NSF CAREER Award
ISE Dr. Rohan Shirwaiker NSF CAREER Award
MAE Jeffrey W. Eischen College’s Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award
MAE Dr. Mark Pankow NC State’s Outstanding Teacher Award
MAE Dr. Katherine Saul NC State’s Outstanding Teacher Award
MSE Dr. Jacob Jones College’s Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award
MSE Dr. Jay Narayan National Academy of Engineering
NE Dr. Paul Turinsky National Academy of Engineering
TECS Dr. Russell Gorga NC State’s Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Award

Department Professor Award
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Laura Bottomley Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Jerome Lavelle Named distinguished lecturer for Annual Graphic Communications Distinguished Lecture
Academic Affairs, COE Elizabeth Parry Recognized for her work improving outcomes at a Raleigh elementary school at the The American Society for Engineering Education conference in July
BME Dr. Nancy Allbritton Received the 2016 American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Analytical Chemistry Award in Instrumentation
BME Dr. Zhen Gu Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow in Chemistry
BME Dr. Fran Ligler Elected Councillor for the National Academy of Engineering
CBE Dr. Michael Dickey American Society for Engineering Education’s Curtis W. McGraw Research Award
CBE Dr. Jan Genzer Alcoa Foundation Engineering Research Award
CBE Dr. Greg Parsons Inaugural class of NC State’s Research Leadership Academy
CCEE Dr. Joseph DeCarolis Alcoa Foundation Engineering Research Award
CCEE Dr. H. Christopher Frey Named the Glenn E. Futrell Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
CCEE Dr. Edward Jaselskis Named E.I. Clancy Distinguished Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
CCEE Dr. Y. Richard Kim Inaugural class of NC State’s Research Leadership Academy
CCEE Dr. Y. Richard Kim Named the Jimmy D. Clark Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
CCEE Dr. Brina Montoya NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award
CSC Dr. Laurie Williams Inaugural class of NC State’s Research Leadership Academy
Dean’s Office, COE Dr. Louis Martin-Vega Assumes the presidency of the American Society for Engineering Education on June 29
ECE Dr. Alper Bozkurt NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award
ECE Dr. Michael Escuti Received NC State Innovator of the Year Award
ECE Dr. Brian Floyd College’s Outstanding Teacher Award
ECE Dr. Edgar Lobaton NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award
ISE Dr. Anita Vila-Parrish College’s George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award
MAE Dr. Chih-Hao Chang NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award
MAE Dr. Jack R. Edward Named Distinguished Professor in the Department Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
MAE Dr. Hsiao-Ying Shadow Huang NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award
MAE Dr. Venkateswaran Narayanaswamy Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigator Research Program Award
MAE Dr. Brendan O’Connor NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award
MSE Dr. Srikanth Patala Received a Young Investigator Program (YIP) award from the US Air Force Office of Scientific Research
MSE Dr. Srikanth Patala NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award
MSE Dr. Franky So Named the Walter and Ida Freeman Distinguished Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering
NE Dr. Steven Shannon College’s George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award

Department Professor Award
Academic Affairs, COE Elizabeth Parry Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM)
BAE Dr. Andrew Hale College’s George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award
BME Dr. Elizabeth Loboa Fellow, Executive Leadership in Academic Technology and Engineering (ELATE) at Drexel Fellowship Program
BME Dr. Zhen Gu Named one of MIT Technology Review’s “Innovators Under 35”
CBE Dr. Joseph DeSimone National Medal of Science and National Medal of Technology and Innovation
CBE Dr. Carol Hall 2015 Foundations of Molecular Modeling and Simulation (FOMMS) Medal
CBE Dr. Richard J. Spontak Induction, Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences (NTVA)
CBE Dr. Richard J. Spontak 2015 Society of Plastic Engineers International Award
CBE Dr. Phillip Westmoreland Named a Leverhulme Trust Visiting Professor at Imperial College of Science and Technology in London
CCEE Dr. Morton A. Barlaz Named Distinguished University Professor
CCEE Dr. David West Johnston Elected to the National Academy of Construction
CCEE Dr. Youngsoo “Richard” Kim 2015 Alcoa Foundation Distinguished Engineering Research Award
CSC Dr. Sarah Heckman Named Distinguished Professor of Computer Science
CSC Dr. Mladen A. Vouk College’s Outstanding Teacher Award
Dean’s Office,
COE
Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega President-elect of American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)
ECE Dr. Jay Baliga 2015 Global Energy Prize
ECE Dr. Salah M. Bedair NC State’s Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence
ECE Dr. Alper Bozkurt Named one of Popular Science’s “Brilliant 10”
Faculty Advancement, COE Dr. Christine S. Grant American Institute of Chemical Engineers Pioneers of Diversity Award Award
Faculty Advancement, COE Dr. Christine S. Grant American Association for the Advancement of Science’s Mentor Award
MAE Dr. Chih-Hao Chang College’s Outstanding Teacher Award
MAE Dr. Eric Klang College’s George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award
MAE Dr. Yong Zhu 2015 Alcoa Foundation Engineering Research Achievement Award
MAE Dr. Mohammed Zikry Thirty-first recipient of the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension
MAE Dr. Carl Zorowski College’s Inaugural Faculty Distinguished Service Award
MSE Dr. Jacob L. Jones Fellow, American Ceramic Society (ACerS)
MSE Dr. Justin Schwartz Fellow, ASM International

Department Professor Award
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Laura Bottomley American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Academy of Fellows
BAE Dr. Robert O. Evans 2012-13 International Drainage Hall of Fame Award
BME Dr. Nancy Allbritton Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
BME Dr. Nancy Allbritton Fellow, National Academy of Inventors
BME Dr. Lianne Cartee George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award
BME Dr. Zhen Gu Junior Faculty Award from the American Diabetes Association
BME Dr. Zhen Gu Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award from NC State’s chapter of Sigma Xi
BME Dr. Frances Ligler Honorary doctorate from the Agricultural University of Athens in Athens, Greece
CBE Dr. Ruben Carbonell Fellow, National Academy of Engineering
CBE Matthew E. Cooper One of about 100 top young engineers invited to attend the National Academy of Engineering’s 2014 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium
CBE Matthew E. Cooper NC State Outstanding Teacher Award
CBE Dr. Joseph DeSimone Fellow, Institute of Medicine

Note: Dr. DeSimone has been elected to all three U. S. National Academies. Fewer than 20 people in history have achieved this distinction.

CBE Dr. Gregory Parsons R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension
CBE Dr. Richard Spontak Fellow, Royal Society of Chemistry
CCEE Dr. Tarek N. Aziz NC State Outstanding Teacher Award
CCEE Dr. Andrew Grieshop Faculty Early Career Development Award from the National Science Foundation
CSC Dr. Blair D. Sullivan Data Science Faculty Fellowship from the National Consortium for Data Science
ECE Dr. Paul Franzon Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching
ECE Dr. Michael Kudenov Young Investigator Program Award, US Air Force Office of Scientific Research
ECE Cecilia Townsend George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award
ECE Dr. Robert Trew Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Microwave Theory and Techniques Society Pioneer Award
FB Dr. Medwick V. Byrd Fellow, Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry
MAE Dr. Ashok Gopalarathnam NC State Outstanding Teacher Award
MAE Dr. Mohammed Zikry Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
MAE Dr. Carl Zorowski Jackson Rigney International Service Award
MSE Dr. Linyou Cao Faculty Early Career Development Award from the National Science Foundation
MSE Dr. Linyou Cao Young Investigator Program Award, US Air Force Office of Scientific Research
MSE Dr. Cheryl Cass National Academic Advising Association’s (NACADA) Outstanding New Advisor Award – Faculty Academic Advising
MSE Dr. Jerome Cuomo Fellow, National Academy of Inventors
MSE Dr. James LeBeau Faculty Early Career Development Award from the National Science Foundation
MSE Dr. James LeBeau Young Investigator Program Award, US Air Force Office of Scientific Research
MSE Dr. Jay Narayan O. Max Gardner Award
MSE Dr. Jay Narayan Fellow, National Academy of Inventors
MSE Dr. Justin Schwartz IEEE Council on Superconductivity Award
MSE Dr. Justin Schwartz Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
MSE Dr. Joseph Tracy Alcoa Foundation Engineering Research Achievement Award
MSE Dr. Yuntian Zhu Alcoa Foundation Distinguished Engineering Research Award
NE Dr. Paul Turinsk Reappointment, U.S. Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board
TECS Dr. Philip D. Bradford NC State Outstanding Teacher Award

Department Professor Award
BAE Dr. Robert Evans Royce J. Tipton Award
BAE Dr. William Hunt 2012-13 University Faculty Scholars (inaugural class)
BME Dr. Albena Ivanisevic, Dr. Greg Sawicki 2013-14 University Faculty Scholars
BME Dr. Frances Ligler Fellow, the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
BME Dr. Elizabeth Loboa 2012-13 University Faculty Scholars (inaugural class)
BME Dr. Anne Marion Taylor Alfred P. Sloan Foundation 2013 Sloan Research Fellowship
CBE Dr. Lisa Bullard ASEE’s Southeastern Section Outstanding Mid-Career Teaching Award
CBE Dr. Lisa Bullard, Dr. Richard Felder 2013 Maryellen Weimer Scholarly Work on Teaching and Learning Award
CBE Dr. Michael Dickey 2012-13 University Faculty Scholars (inaugural class)
CBE Dr. Michael Dickey ASEE’s Southeastern Section New Faculty Research Award
CBE Dr. Christine Grant STEM Exemplar
CBE Dr. Christine Grant AIChe Fellowship
CBE Dr. Keith Gubbins British Royal Society of Chemistry 2013 Lennard-Jones Lectureship and Prize
CBE Dr. Jason Haugh 2012-13 University Faculty Scholars (inaugural class)
CBE Dr. Fanxing Li NSF Faculty Early Career Development Award
CBE Dr. Gregory Reeves NSF Faculty Early Career Development Award
CBE/FB Dr. Orlando J. Rojas 2012-13 University Faculty Scholars (inaugural class)
CBE/FB Dr. Orlando J. Rojas American Cancer Society Fellowship
CBE Dr. Orlin Velev 2013 Distinguished Speaker at the 127th NC ACS Sectional Conference
CBE Dr. Phillip Westmoreland AIChE President for 2013
CBE Dr. Phillip Westmoreland Honorary professorship from Nanjing University of Technology (NJUT)
CCEE Dr. Sankar Arumugam, Dr. Francis de los Reyes 2013-14 University Faculty Scholars
CCEE Dr. Francis De los Reyes (1) 2013 Severino and Paz Koh Lectureship from the Philippine-American Academy of Scientists and Engineers (PAASE) and (2) PAASE vice president for 2013 and president-elect for 2014
CCEE Dr. Sami Rizkalla, Dr. Paul Zia American Concrete Institute (ACI) Chester Paul Siess Award for Excellence in Structural Research
CSC Dr. Donald Bitzer National Inventors Hall of Fame
CSC Dr. Donald Bitzer Inaugural class of the Engineering Hall of Fame at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
CSC Dr. William Enck NSF Faculty Early Career Development Award
CSC Dr. Emerson Murphy-Hill NSF Faculty Early Career Development Award
CSC Dr. Carla Savage Secretary of the American Mathematical Society
CSC Dr. Mladen Vouk 2013 MCNC Robyn Render Endeavor Award
CSC Dr. Laurie Williams 2013-14 University Faculty Scholars
Dean’s Office, COE Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega Chair of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Engineering Deans Council Executive Board
ECE Dr. Jayant Baliga IEEE’s Medal of Honor
ECE Dr. Jayant Baliga Dr. John S. Risley Entrepreneur of the Year award
ECE Dr. Sarah M. Bedair Kuwait Prize in Applied Sciences for KFAS
ECE Dr. Alex Huang Charlotte Business Journal 2013 NC Energy Leadership Award
ECE Dr. John Muth 2012-13 University Faculty Scholars (inaugural class)
ECE Dr. Michael Steer 29th recipient of the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension
ISE Dr. Jingyan Dong IIE Dr. Hamed K. Eldin Outstanding Early Career IE in Academia Award
ISE Dr. James Wilson IIE David F. Baker Distinguished Research Award
MAE Dr. Andrey V. Kuznetsov Humboldt Research Award
MSE Dr. Carl Koch National Academy of Engineers Membership
MSE Dr. Jon-Paul Maria 2012-13 University Faculty Scholars (inaugural class)
MSE Dr. Yaroslava G. Yingling ACS COMP Junior Faculty Award
NE Dr. Nam Dinh Fellow, American Nuclear Society (ANS)
TECS Dr. Keith Beck NC State University Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Award
TECS Dr. Philip Bradford Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award
TECS Drs. David Hinks and Keith Beck J.W. Weaver Award for Best Paper Published in AATCC
TECS Dr. Melissa Pasquinelli Caldwell Faculty Fellow
TECS Dr. Renzo Shamey Honorary Professor of Coloration and Color Science certificate from Tianjin Polytechnic University
TECS Dr. Alan Tonelli Marcus E. Hobbs Service Award
TECS Dr. Xiangwu Zhang 2012-13 University Faculty Scholars (inaugural class)
TECS Dr. Xiangwu Zhang Alumni Outstanding Research Award
TECS/BME Dr. Marion McCord Selected as one of 125 Transformational Women of NC State

Department Professor Award
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Laura Bottomley Tarheel of the Week
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Laura Bottomley Women’s Transportation Seminar NC Triangle Chapter Woman of the Year
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Jerome Lavelle Institute of Industrial Engineers Fellow
BME Dr. Lindsey Phillips 2012 University of Leeds (UK) Microbubble Symposium Merit Award
CBE Dr. Joseph DeSimone National Academy of Sciences Membership
CBE Dr. Richard Felder ASEE Lifetime Achievement Award in Engineering Education
CBE Dr. Keith Gubbins 2012 Foundations of Molecular Modeling and Simulation Medal
CBE Dr. Keith Gubbins International Association of Chemical Thermodynamics 2012 Rossini Lectureship
CBE Dr. Richard Spontak Penn State Alumni Fellow Award
CBE Dr. Richard Spontak Polymer Society of the United Kingdom 2012 Rubber Foundation Lecture
CBE/Dean’s Office, COE Dr. Christine Grant American Chemical Society 2012 Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for Advancing Diversity
CCEE Dr. Joel Ducoste Appointment to EPA Science Advisory Board
CCEE Dr. Chris Frey Chair of EPA Clean Air Committee
CCEE Dr. Chris Frey Air and Waste Management Association 2012 Lyman A. Ripperton Environmental Educator Award
CCEE Dr. Francis De los Reyes, Roberto Nunez Outstanding Global Engagement Awards (NCSU)
ECE Dr. B. Jayant Baliga North Carolina Award for Science
ECE Dr. B. Jayant Baliga India Today magazine India’s Top Thinkers
ECE Dr. Michael Escuti 2012 NAE Frontiers of Engineering Symposium Invitation
IES Sonja Hughes, William Iacovelli Outstanding Extension Awards
ISE Dr. Ola Harrysson Institute of Industrial Engineers Technical Innovation in Industrial Engineering Award
ISE Dr. Anita Vila-Parrish Institute of Industrial Engineers 2012 Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award for the mid-Atlantic Region
ISE Dr. Anita Vila-Parrish National Academic Advising Association 2012 Certificate of Merit as an Outstanding New Faculty Advisor
ISE/
Dean’s Office, COE*
Dr. Louis Martin-Vega Institute of Industrial Engineers Frank and Lillian Gilbreth Industrial Engineering Award
MAE Dr. Chih-Hao Chang NASA Early Career Faculty Grant
MAE Dr. Stephen Terry Green Brick Award for Outstanding Contributions to Sustainability (NCSU)
MAE Dr. Yong Zhu 2012 Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award from NC State’s chapter
MSE Dr. Elizabeth Dickey American Ceramic Society 2012 Richard M. Fulrath Award
MSE Dr. Jay Narayan Holladay Medal
MSE Dr. Zlatko Sitar 2012 RJ Reynolds Award
MSE Dr. Yaroslava. Yingling American Chemical Society’s Computers in Chemistry Division 2012 OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award in Computational Chemistry
MSE Dr. Yuntian Zhu American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellow

Department Professor Award
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Jerome Lavelle Institute of Industrial Engineers Engineering Economy Division Wellington Award
Academic Affairs, COE Elizabeth Parry USA Science & Engineering Festival Nifty Fifty Speaker selection
BAE Dr. Mari Chinn American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers 2011 A.W. Farrall Young Educator Award
BME Dr. Lianne Cartee George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award
BME Dr. Roger Narayan American Ceramic Society 2012 Richard M. Fulrath Award
BME, TECS/CBE Drs. Elizabeth Loboa and Benham Pourdeyhimi Chancellor’s Innovation Award
CBE Dr. Lisa Bullard NAE Frontiers of Engineering Education invitee
CBE Dr. Lisa Bullard One of the Nation’s Most Innovative Young Engineering Educators
CBE Dr. Lisa Bullard ASEE chemical engineering division director (elected)
CBE Dr. Michael Dickey 2011 Sigma Xi Young Researcher Award
CBE Dr. Michael Dickey Sigma Xi Young Researcher Award
CBE Dr. Christine Grant National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers Winifred Burks-Houck Women’s Professional Leadership Award
CBE Drs. Greg Parsons and Jesse Jur Chancellor’s Innovation Award
CBE Dr. Richard Spontak Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining 2011 Colwyn Medal (United Kingdom)
CBE Dr. Orlin Velev American Chemical Society Fellow
CBE Dr. Orlin Velev NC State Alumni Association Outstanding Research Award
CBE Dr. Phillip Westmoreland Election as AIChE President for 2013
CSC Dr. Douglas Reeves NC State Libraries Faculty Award
CSC Dr. George Rouskas IEEE Fellow
CSC Dr. Laurie Williams Association for Computing Machinery 2011 Distinguished Scientist
ECE Dr. B. Jayant Baliga Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal
ECE Dr. Michael Devetsikiotis IEEE Fellow
ECE Dr. Alexandra Duel-Hallen IEEE Fellow
ECE Dr. Michael Escuti Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
ECE Dr. Michael Escuti Alcoa Foundation Engineering Research Achievement Award
ECE Dr. Brian Floyd DARPA Young Faculty Award
ECE Dr. Veena Misra IEEE Fellow
ECE Dr. Veena Misra Alcoa Foundation Distinguished Engineering Research Award
ECE Dr. Michael Steer Oxford American magazine “Most Creative Teachers in the South
ECE Dr. Robert Trew AAAS Fellow
Engineering Online Dr. Linda Krute ASEE Fellow
IES Dr. Terri Helmlinger Ratcliff National Society of Professional Engineers Engineer of the Year (First Woman to be selected)
ISE Dr. Rusty King Alumni Distinguished Professor
ISE/Dean’s Office, COE Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega HENAAC Hall of Fame
ISE/Dean’s Office, COE Dr. Louis Martin-Vega Chair, ASEE Colloquium
MSE Dr. Hans Conrad ASM Gold Medal
MSE Dr. Jay Narayan RJ Reynolds Award
MSE Dr. Jay Narayan Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences and Shenyang National Lab for Materials Science Lee Hsun Lecture Award
NE Dr. Dan Cacuci 2011 American Nuclear Society Arthur Holly Compton Award
TECS Dr. Alan Tonelli American Chemical Society Fellow

Department Professor Award
CBE Dr. Lisa Bullard ASEE Chemical Engineering Division 2010 Ray W. Fahien Award
CBE Dr. Joseph DeSimone 2010 American Association for the Advancement of Science Mentor Award
CBE Dr. Joseph DeSimone AMC Harrison Howe Award
CBE Dr. Richard Felder International Federation of Engineering Education Societies 2010 Global Award for Excellence in Engineering Education (Inaugural Recipient)
CBE Dr. Richard Felder ASEE ERM Division Distinguished Service Award
CBE Dr. Jan Genzer 2010 North Carolina American Chemical Society Distinguished Speaker Award
CBE Dr. Saad Khan RJ Reynolds Award
CCEE Dr. Billy Edge Induction to Academy of Coastal Port and Navigation Engineers
CCEE Dr. Chris Frey Appointed Chair of the EPA Lead Review Panel
CSC Dr. Donald L. Bitzer Engineering Hall of Fame University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Inaugural Class)
CSC Dr. Harry Perros IEEE Fellow
CSC Dr. Barbara Jasmine Williams George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award
CSC Dr. Laurie Williams 2010 IBM Smarter Planet Innovation Faculty Award
CSC Dr. Tao Xie Sigma Xi Outstanding Young Researcher
ECE Dr. B. Jayant Baliga 2010 Electronic Design Engineering Hall of Fame
ECE Dr. Tom Miller NC State Entrepreneur of the Year
ECE Dr. Michael Steer US Army Commander’s Award for Public Service
ISE Dr. Rusty King IIE 2010 Albert Holzman Distinguished Educator Award
ISE/Dean’s Office, COE Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega IIE UPS Award for Minority Advancement in Industrial Engineering
ISE/Dean’s Office, COE Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega Orthogonal Medal for Distinguished Service in Graphic Science (NCSU)
MSE Dr. Jay Narayan ASM Acta Materialia Gold Medal
MSE Dr. Yuntian Zhu The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society 2010 Materials Processing & Manufacturing Division Distinguished Scientist/Engineer
NE Lisa Marshall ANS Landis Public Communication and Education Award
OR/ISE Dr. Salah Elmaghraby International Conference on Informational Systems, Logistics, and Supply Chain honored Dr. Salah Elmaghraby, naming Best Paper Competition for Doctoral Students
TECS/BME Dr. Marian McCord Carolina Challenge Entrepreneurial Business Plan Competition Honorable Mention
TECS/CBE Dr. Benham Pourdeyhimi NC State Innovator of the Year

Department Professor Award
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Laura Bottomley IEEE EAB Meritorious Achievement Award in Informal Education
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Laura Bottomley IEEE Educational Activities Board Informal Education Award
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Laura Bottomley Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring
BAE Dr. Robert Evans American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Hancor Soil and Water Engineering Award
BAE Dr. Gary Roberson North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Teacher Fellow Award
BAE Dr. Wayne Skaggs ASABE 2009 Massey-Ferguson Educational Gold Medal Award
BAE Dr. Ronald Sneed ASABE Heermann Sprinkler Irrigation Award
BAE Dr. Larry Stikeleather ASABE Fellow
CBE Dr. Joseph DeSimone North Carolina Award for Science
CBE Dr. Joseph DeSimone NIH Pioneer Award
CBE Dr. Joseph DeSimone Tarheel of the Year by N&O
CBE Dr. Michael Flickinger American Chemical Society Fellow
CBE Dr. Christine Grant 2009 Council for Chemical Research Diversity Award
CBE Dr. Keith Gubbins Royal Academy of Engineering (London) Distinguished Visiting Fellow Award
CBE Dr. Carol Hall Elected to AIChE Board of Directors
CBE Dr. Carol Hall Purdue University 2009 Kelly Lecturer
CBE Dr. Carol Hall Caltech 2009 Lacey Lecturer
CCEE Dr. Chris Frey Selected to serve on the National Academy of Sciences Board of Environmental Studies and Toxicology
CCEE Dr. Chris Frey NC State Earthwise Award
CCEE Roberto Nunez American Concrete Institute Certification Award
CCEE Dr. Sami Rizkalla American Concrete Institution Foundation Concrete Research Council Arthur J. Boase Award
CCEE Dr. Sami Rizkalla Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Fellow
COE/
NC State University
The Kenan Fellows Program for Curriculum and Leadership Development North Carolina Science Teachers Association Don Bailey College/University Distinguished Service Award
CSC Dr. Annie Anton Association for Computing Machinery Distinguished Scientist
CSC Dr. Annie Anton and Dr. Laurie Williams IEEE Software’s Most Cited designation
CSC Dr. Carla Savage 2009 “12 Theorems by Women Mathematicians” calendar selection by theoremoftheday.org
CSC Dr. Laurie Williams IEEE Software’s 25th Anniversary issue Top Pick designation
Dean’s Office, COE Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega University of Florida Industrial and Systems Engineering Alumni Leadership Award
ECE Dr. Nino A. Masnari University of Michigan Electrical and Computer Engineering Alumni Society Merit Award
ECE Dr. John Muth Bronze Star
Engineering Online, COE Dr. Linda Krute ASEE 2009 Joseph M. Biedenbach Distinguished Service Award from the Continuing Professional Development Division
FB Dr. Orlando Rojas Academy of Finland and Tekes Finland Distinguished Professor
ISE Dr. Ola Harrysson Triangle Business Journal 2009 Health Care Hero
ISE Tim McGlothlin Elected to IIE Board of Trustees
ISE Clarence Smith Elected Chair of the NC Board of Refrigeration Examiners
MAE Dr. Andrey Kuznetsov American Society of Mechanical Engineers Fellow
MAE Dr. MK Ramasubramanian Selected as IGERT Program Director
MAE Dr. Mohammed Zikry Selected as 2008-09 Jefferson Science Fellow by US Department of State
MSE Dr. Don Brenner RJ Reynolds Award
NE Dr. Robin Gardner American Nuclear Society 2009 Arthur Holly Compton Award
NE Dr. Paul Turinsky American Nuclear Society Presidential Citation
NC Solar Center Wade Fulghum NC State Earthwise Award

Department Professor Award
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Laura Bottomley Induction into the YWCA of Greater Triangle Academy of Women
Academic Affairs, COE Dr. Jerome Lavelle American Council on Education Fellow
BME Dr. Roger Narayan NCSU chapter Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award
CBE Dr. Lisa Bullard 2008 NC State Faculty Advisor Award
CBE Dr. Joseph DeSimone 2008 Lemelson-MIT Prize
CBE Dr. Richard Felder American Institute of Chemical Engineers “Groundbreaking Chemical Engineering Books”
CBE Dr. Rich Felder Honorary Doctor of Science degree from the State University of New York Binghamton
CBE Dr. Keith Gubbins RJ Reynolds Award
CBE Dr. Carol Hall, Dr. Keith Gubbins and Dr. Joseph DeSimone American Institute of Chemical Engineers “One Hundred Engineers of the Modern Era”
CBE Dr. Richard Spontak Named Editor-in-Chief of Open Colloid Science Journal
CBE Dr. Richard Spontak American Physical Society Fellow
CBE Dr. Richard Spontak University of North Carolina Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching
CCEE Dr. Chris Frey Appointment to EPA Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee
CCEE Dr. Chris Frey Selected to National Research Council Committee on Tetrachloroethylene
CCEE Dr. Chris Frey Air and Waste Management Association Fellow
CCEE Dr. Sami Rizkalla Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Fellow
CCEE Dr. Sami Rizkalla Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research Golden Mirko Ros Medal winner
CSC Dr. Annie Anton Selected as a member of the Future of Privacy Forum Advisory Board
CSC Dr. Annie Anton, Dr. Kemafor Anyanwu, Dr. Vince Freeh, Dr. Helen Gu, Dr. Christopher Healey, Dr. Steffen Heber, Dr. Laurie Williams, Dr. Tao Xie 2008 IBM Faculty Awards
CSC Dr. Munindar Singh IEEE Fellow
Dean’s Office, COE Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega North Carolina Society of Engineers 2008 Outstanding Engineer in NC
ECE Dr. Hamid Crim IEEE Fellow
ECE Dr. Gianluca Lazzi IEEE Fellow
ECE Dr. Nino Masnari Holladay Medal
ECE Dr. Tom Miller US Distance Learning Association Outstanding Leadership Award
ECE Dr. Troy Nagle Holladay Medal
MSE Dr. Jerome Cuomo IEEE Fellow
NE Dr. Ayman Hawari Selected to the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission

Abbreviations Academic Departments

Biological and Agricultural Engineering (BAE)
Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE)
Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering (CCEE)
Computer Science (CSC)
College of Engineering (COE)
Edward P. Fitts Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE)

Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Forest Biomaterials (FB)
Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE)
Nuclear Engineering (NE)
Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science (TECS)