Faculty and Student Achievement
Dean's Excellence Awards
Kartik Balachandran, The Rising Star Award recognizes tenure track faculty who are progressing towards
tenure in an accelerated fashion. It can be given to a faculty member who is tenure
track, up through their first year of tenure.
Alan Mantooth, The Senior Faculty Award recognizes tenured faculty who have excelled in their scholastic
Senior Faculty Award
Jin-Woo Kim,The Most Engaging Research Faculty Award celebrates a faculty member who excels in
collaborative and interdisciplinary research.
Most Engaging Faculty
John L. Imhoff Awards
The Imhoff awards were established in 2004 by John Imhoff, former head and founder of the industrial engineering department, to recognize faculty members who have excelled in research and teaching in the College of Engineering.