College of Engineering faculty awards honor excellence in undergraduate teaching and advising

Engineering Teaching Awards

William Phillip, associate professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, is the 2020 recipient of the College of Engineering Excellence in Teaching Award. The award is presented to a faculty member who consistently fosters the pursuit of technical excellence leadership, and a spirit of service among undergraduates. Recipients are selected through a process that includes peer and student nominations.

Several College of Engineering faculty members also received teaching awards from the University.

Victoria Goodrich, associate teaching professor in chemical and biomolecular engineering; Tengfei Luo, associate professor in aerospace and mechanical engineering; and David Richter, associate professor in civil and environmental engineering and earth sciences, received the 2020 Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. The award recognizes faculty members who have deeply influenced undergraduates by creating learning environments that engage and inspire students.

Michael Seelinger, teaching professor in aerospace and mechanical engineering, has received the 2020 Dockweiler Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising. The award honors faculty or staff members who have demonstrated a sustained commitment to the advising, mentorship, and career counseling of undergraduates.

Originally published at on May 18, 2020.