Clark School ENGAGED Faculty Announced
The A. James Clark School of Engineering is pleased to announce the first class of ENGAGED Faculty. This is an honor that has been bestowed upon faculty by the Clark School of Engineering through undergraduate student nominations. The six faculty members in the inaugural class include:
Dr. Peter Kofinas, Fischell Department of Bioengineering
The ENGAGED Faculty were nominated by Clark School undergraduates because they
These faculty members have been described as being dedicated and patient. Each has been identified as a positive mentor and role model.
The ENGAGED Faculty project is a component of the NSF funded program called ENGAGE: Engaging Students in Engineering (NSF GSE #0833076). The University of Maryland was one of ten schools selected to participate in the first year of the program to implement research-based strategies to enhance the retention of undergraduate engineering students.
May 9, 2011