Graduate School honors two ECE researchers for exceptional teaching

Sunday, Apr 18, 2021
by Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Graduate School has honored two students from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering with a 2021 Graduate School Teaching Award. A total of 34 such awards were given this year, with 10 coming from engineering.

The awards recognize those graduate students who have made exceptional contributions to undergraduate teaching over the previous calendar year (spring and fall 2020). Each awardee received a $1,000 cash prize.

The awardees from ECE are:

Andrew Shapiro, fifth-year Ph.D. student, for teaching Foundations of Engineering: Electricity and Photonics (EGR 153).

Chengjie Zhu, fifth-year Ph.D. student, for teaching Electronic Circuits: Devices to ICs (ECE 304).