2022 Teaching Excellence and Top 5% Awards

Quality and innovative instruction are top priorities of the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering. We recognize excellence in instruction by awarding an annual Teaching Excellence Award and through selection to our Top 5% Teachers List. Student nominations and feedback are reviewed by a faculty committee in determining these honors.

This year’s recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award is Ajay Bansal, an assistant professor of software engineering in the School of Computing and Augmented Intelligence. 

Below are the top 5% teaching faculty members listed by school. 

School of Computing and Augmented Intelligence

Kasim Candan, professor
Linda Chattin, principal lecturer
Robert Reimar Heinrichs, lecturer
Ashif Iquebal, assistant professor
Giulia Pedrielli, assistant professor
Yan Shoshitaishvili, assistant professor
Ruoyu “Fish” Wang, assistant professor
Yezhou “YZ” Yang, assistant professor

School of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Bertan Bakkaloglu, professor
Chaitali Chakrabarti, professor
Gautam Dasarathy, assistant professor
Deliang Fan, assistant professor
Keith Holbert, associate professor
Jennifer Kitchen, associate professor
Oliver Kosut, associate professor
Antonia Papandreou-Suppappola, professor

School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy

Spring Berman, associate professor
Candace Chan, associate professor
Werner Dahm, professor
Marcus Herrmann, professor
Huei-Ping Huang, associate professor
Yang Jiao, associate professor
Yi Ren, assistant professor
Joshua Wilbur, lecturer

School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment

George Gibson, professor
Barry Kutz, lecturer
Richard Standage, lecturer
Jeffry Vann, lecturer
Avi Wiezel, associate professor

The Polytechnic School

Asmaa Elbadrawy, lecturer
Richard Filley, instructional professional
Darshan Karwat, assistant professor
Nadia Kellam, associate professor
Sharon Lewis, principal lecturer
Pavlos Mikellides, associate professor
Susan Squire, lecturer

Academic and Student Affairs

Brent Sebold, lecturer

Ajay Bansal earned the 2022 Teaching Excellence Award.