P.C. Rossin College of
Engineering and Applied Science

Congratulations to the following members and students of Lehigh University's P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science on their awards for the 2018-19 school year:

Rossin College Awards

  • Graduate Leadership & Service Award: Xiu Jia (MEM)

  • Interdisciplinary Research Excellence: Frank Zhang, Martin Harmer

  • Outstanding Doctoral Student Advising: Arindam Banerjee 

  • Faculty Citizenship Award: Michael Spear

  • Faculty Experiential Learning Excellence Award: Vincent Grassi

  • Staff Experiential Learning Excellence Award: Dan Zeroka, Ted Bowen

  • Staff Citizenship Award: Jeanne Steinberg

  • Richard P. Vinci Award for Educational Excellence: Martin Takac 

  • Excellence in Undergraduate Student Support: Heidi Wegrzyn

  • Excellence in Graduate Student Support: Ali Marsteller

  • Faculty Peer Mentoring Award: Svetlana Tatic-Lucic

  • Excellence in Research Scholarship and Leadership: Javier Buceta, Richard Sause

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Awards

  • John C. Chen Prize: Gray J. Schick and Rachel M. Lambert

  • American Chemical Society Award: Lindsay A. Slavit

  • ​American Institute of Chemists Foundation: Theodore M. Riotto

  • Harry M. Ullmann Prize in Chemical Engineering: Holly E. Callahan

  • Robert C. Hicks Prize in Chemical Engineering: Tanya A. Chakif

  • William H. Chandler Prize in Chemical Engineering: Nastara M. Greenberg, Rebecca L. Hong, Stephan A. Crane

  • Wenzel Award: Christopher Rzepa, Daniyal Kiani, John McGlynn

  • John C. Chen Endowed Fellowship in ChE: Gregory Dignon

  • Chevron Scholars Award: Maryam Daviran, Nicole Assermely, Elnaz Rasti Boroujeni

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Awards

  • Moles Award: Jacob Anderson

  • Moles Scholarship: Eliza Brush, Mariah Kozub

  • ASCE Student Award (Lehigh Valley Section): Henry Espinel

  • John B Carson Prize: Helen Whalen

  • Le Wu Lu Endowed Prize: Tongton Jiao (CE), Patrick Champagne (EE)

Department of Computer Science and Engineering Awards

  • Samuel L. Gulden Memorial Award: Luke Bernick

  • Donald J. Hillman Memorial Award: Nathaniel Rex

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Awards

  • Joseph C. Gabuzda Jr. Memorial Award: Roland Nowak, Daniel Prongay, Mitul Surti, Raymond Tetyevsky, Xinhui Zhao

  • Karakash Prize: Corey Trumbower

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Awards

  • ISE Senior of the Year: Francisco Gutierrez

  • IBE-ISE/Fin. Eng. Senior of the Year: Jon Glickman

  • ISE Junior of the Year: Shrivats Agarwal

  • IBE-ISE/Fin. Eng. Junior of the Year: Sean Conway

  • ISE Sophomore of the Year: ZongLe Zhao

  • IBE-ISE/Fin. Eng. Sophomore of the Year: Abbey Goldenberg

  • HSE Student of the Year: Brigette Seurig

  • ISE Master’s Student of the Year: Kyle Kristiansen

  • MGSE Master’s Student of the Year: Rashmi Yallapu Varaha

  • Ph.D. Student of the Year: Reza Nezari

  • Lawrence E. White Fellowship: Andre Verduzco

  • Alpha Pi Mu Award: Andrew Fedun

  • Undergraduate Faculty Award: Robert Storer

  • Master’s Faculty Award: Eugene Perevalov

  • Ph.D. Faculty Award: Frank E Curtis

Department of Materials Science and Engineering Awards

  • Bradley Stoughton Student Award: Michelle N. Kent

  • Kahn Memorial Award: Andrew C. Goldman

  • Allen S. Quier Prize: Jacob R. Dooley

  • Harmer Prize: Phacharapol Tanasarnsopaporn

  • Handwerk Prize: Elijah R. Cartier

  • S. Kenneth Tarby Prize: Abigail T. Bettenhausen, Sarah D. Boyer

  • Conard Award: Gabrielle R. Esposito

  • Gilbert Doan Award (faculty): Richard P. Vinci

  • Barkalow Award: Erin J. Barrick

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics Awards

  • H.R. and Y.B. Wei Prize: Andrew Fortier, Kristen Hoy

  • The Cornelius Prize: John Clark

  • ​The Andrew Wilson Knecht III Memorial Award: Jeffrey Erickson

  • The Alan H. Stenning Award: Brooke Glassman

  • The Ferdinand P. Beer Award: Annaliese Cunniffe

  • The Thomas E. Jackson Award: Zachary Miller