Many awards are offered annually to recognize the outstanding work our faculty are doing both in teaching and research.

Grant Willson receives the National Medal of Technology from former President George W. Bush

C. Grant Willson, professor in the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering, receives the National Medal of Technology and Innovation from former President George W. Bush. 

Recent Recognition

Four faculty members received Cockrell School Faculty Excellence Awards for teaching, research and engineering achievements:

  • Michael Engelhardt, professor in the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, received the Joe J. King Professional Engineering Achievement Award
  • Joseph Beaman, professor in the J. Mike Walker Department of Mechanical Engineering, received the Billy and Claude R. Hocott Distinguished Centennial Engineering Research Award
  • Christine Julien, professor in the Department Electrical and Computer Engineering, received the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company Award for Excellence in Engineering Teaching
  • Hugh Daigle, assistant professor in the Hildebrand Department of Petroleum & Geosystems Engineering, received the Dean's Award for Outstanding Teaching by an Assistant Professor

 National Awards
University-wide Teaching Awards
School-wide Awards