Skip to content Skip to main navigation Report an accessibility issue

Teaching Award

Tickle College of Engineering 2018 Faculty and Staff Awards Dinner at the Knoxville Museum of Art, Thursday, April 5, 2018.

Leslie Benmark wins the Tickle College of Engineering’s 2018 Nathan W. Dougherty Award, the highest honor given by the college.

Other award winners at the spring banquet are:

Moses E. and Mayme Brooks Distinguished Professor Award: Hairong Qi (EECS)
Leon and Nancy Cole Superior Teaching Award: Jamie Coble (NE)
Charles & Julie Wharton Teaching Fellow Award: Mike Berry (EECS)
TCE 2018 Teaching Fellows: Syed Kamrul Islam (EECS); Jon Hathaway (CEE); Jennifer Retherford (CEE); Eric Wade (MABE)
TCE Outstanding Faculty Service Award: Mingzhou Jin (ISE)
Dean’s Junior Faculty Research Excellence Award: James Coder (MABE) and David Donovan (NE)
TCE Professional Promise in Research Award: Eric Lukosi (NE); Garrett Rose (EECS); Andrew Sarles (MABE); Cong Trinh (CBE); Haixuan Xu (MSE)
TCE Research Achievement Award: Fangxing Li (EECS); John Ma (CEE); Fred Wang (EECS)
TCE Award for Translational Research: UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair for Power Electronics Yilu Liu (EECS)
Outstanding Support Staff Award: David Rogers (Innovative Computing Laboratory); Kathy Williams (MABE); Ashly Pearson (NE); Yvette Gooden (ISE).

Photos by Erik Campos