CEE Celebrates its 2012 Faculty & Staff Awards Ceremony Winners

On May 2 the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) held its 2012 Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony on the rooftop of the Clough Commons Undergraduate Learning Center. This special event is held each year to recognize the extraordinary efforts and outstanding achievements of CEE faculty, staff, and students.  The School's administration recognizes deserving individuals in a variety of categories.  This year's recipients inlcude:

Excellence in Research Award
Dominic Assimaki, Ph.D. 

Jean-Lou Chameau Research Excellence Award
Dapeng Zhu

Bill Schutz Junior Faculty Teaching Award
Haiyang Huang, Ph.D.

Best Ph.D. Thesis Award
Joan Larrahondo, Ph.D.

Outstanding Staff Performance Award
Earl L. Babbitt, III

CEE Appreciation Award
Susan Elizabeth Burns, Ph.D.

Special Presentation
The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering made a special presentation to Dr. Ward O. Winer to thank him for serving as Interim Chair of CEE from October 2011-May 2012.  CEE's administrative leadership team was pleased to offer its deepest gratitude to Dr. Winer for his tremendous efforts on behalf of the School.

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering would like to acknowledge the CEE Awards Committee for their efforts in this important School event:
Dr. Marc Stieglitz, Chair
Dr. Randy Guensler, Professor
Dr. Paul Mayne, Professor
Dr. Rafi Muhanna, Associate Professor
Dr. Jim Spain, Professor
Dr. Yang Wang, Assistant Professor