Honors and Awards


Presenter, Forum Universal de las Culturas, Monterrey, N.L. Mexico, 2007.

Founding Director, Rose-Hulman Center for the Practice and Scholarship of Education, 2007.

Graduate Alliance for Education in Louisiana, Award for Excellence in Mentoring Minority Researchers, 2004.

Teaching Fellow, National Effective Teaching Institute, 2003.

Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching Professor of the Year, state of Louisiana, 2002.

Tulane University President's Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching: Junior Faculty Award, 2002.

Tulane University Inspirational Undergraduate Professor Award, 2001.

Tulane Alpha Eta Mu Beta Biomedical Engineering Teacher of the Year Award, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003.

American Society for Engineering Education Outstanding Campus Representative Award, Gulf Southwest Section, 2001, 2004.

Included in the 'Gallery of Women Engineers,' part of the National Academy of Engineering's Celebration of Women in Engineering, 2000.

Biomedical Engineering Society Young Investigator Award, 1998.

Best Paper Award, Frontiers in Education annual conference, 1997.

Named “Engineering Teacher of the Year” by Rensselaer Engineering Students, 1997.

American Society for Engineering Education Apprentice Faculty Grant, 1996.

Rensselaer Founder's Award for Excellence, 1994.

Last updated 07/08.