The following papers were LEES Division nominees for the PIC III Best Paper Award and, where, noted, the winners of said award. Congratulations to all our authors!

2019: Cech, E. A., & Sherick, H. M. (2019, June), Depoliticization as a Mechanism of Gender Inequality among Engineering Faculty Paper presented at 2019 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition , Tampa, Florida. 10.18260/1-2–32586 depoliticization-as-a-mechanism-of-gender-inequality-among-engineering-faculty https://jee.org/32586

2018: Papak, A. (2019, June), Board 12: Liberal Education/Engineering & Society Division: Examining the Relationships Between How Students Construct Stakeholders and the Ways Students Conceptualize Harm from Engineering Design Paper presented at 2019 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition , Tampa, Florida. 10.18260/1-2–32209 board-12-liberal-education-engineering-society-division-examining-the-relationships-between-how-students-construct-stakeholders-and-the-ways-st   https://peer.asee.org/32209

2017:

2016: Walther, J., & Miller, S. E., & Sochacka, N. W., & Brewer, M. A. (2016, June), Fostering Empathy in an Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering Course Paper presented at 2016 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, New Orleans, Louisiana. fostering-empathy-in-an-undergraduate-mechanical-engineering-course https://peer.asee.org/26944

2016 (Community Engagement Division): Paterson, K., & Swan, C., & Watkins, D. W. (2016, June), Going is Not Knowing: Challenges in Creating Intercultural Engineers Paper presented at 2016 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, New Orleans, Louisiana. 10.18260/p.25408  going-is-not-knowing-challenges-in-creating-intercultural-engineers https://peer.asee.org/25408

2015: “Which Courses Influence Engineering Students’ Views of Social Responsibility?” Nathan E Canney and Angela R Bielefeldt.

2014: “Engineering and Engineering Education as Spiritual Vocations.” Julia D Thompson, Cole H Joslyn, and Mel Chua, Purdue University.

2011: “We’ve Been Framed! Ends, Means, and the Ethics of the Grand Challenges.” Donna Riley, Smith College

2010(1): “Helping Engineering and Science Students find their Voice: Radio Production as a Way to Enhance Students’ Communication Skills and their Competence at Placing Engineering and Science in a Broader Societal Context.” Ari Epstein, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Joellen Easton, American Public Media; Rekha Murthy, Public Radio Exchange; and Emily Davidson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

2010(2): “Trained to Disengage? A Longitudinal Study of Social Consciousness and Public Engagement among Engineering Students.” Erin Cech, University of California-San Diego

2009: “Engineers who happen to be Gay: Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Student Experiences in Engineering.”  Erin Cech and Tom Waidzunas, University of California-San Diego; winner of the PIC III Best Paper Award as well as the first LGBT-related paper ever presented at ASEE

2008: “Ethics in Context, Ethics in Action: Getting Beyond the Individual Professional in Engineering Ethics Education.” Donna Riley, Smith College

Diversity Paper Awards and Nominees

2018: Diversity and Inclusion in Electrical and Computer Engineering: Students’ Perceptions of Learning and Engaging with Difference
by Sean Eddington, Carla B. Zoltowski, Andrew O. Brightman, Rucha Joshi, Patrice Marie Buzzanell, and David Torres (all of Purdue University)

2017: (WINNER) The Inequality of LGBTQ Students in U.S. Engineering Education: Report on a Study of Eight Engineering Programs
by Dr. Erin A. Cech (University of Michigan), Prof. Tom J. Waidzunas (Temple University), and Dr. Stephanie Farrell (Rowan University)

2015: (2nd Place): Into the pipeline: A freshman student’s experiences of stories ‘told’ about engineering by Mr. Michael Brewer (Affiliation unknown), Dr. Nicola Sochacka (University of Georgia), and Dr. Joachim Walther (University of Georgia)

 

Nomination Procedures for All ASEE Awards

The American Society for Engineering Education annually recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of engineering and engineering technology educators through the ASEE awards program. By their commitment to their profession, desire to further the Society’s mission, and participation in civic and community affairs, ASEE award winners exemplify the best in engineering and engineering technology education.

Call for Award Nominations

The nominations period for awards to be presented at the 2020 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition in Montreal, Quebec, Canada (June 21-24) will be November 15, 2019 – January 15, 2020.

For a list of awards that are offered, go here.

For Information on Award Nomination and Guidelines, go here.

To Access the Award Nomination Form, log in at www.asee.org, click on “Award Nominations” and choose “2020 ASEE Awards.”

Call for Fellow Grade Nominations

The nominations period for awards to be presented at the 2020 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition in Montreal, Quebec, Canada (June 21-24) will be November 15, 2019 – January 15, 2020.

For Information on Fellow Grade Nomination and Guidelines, go here.

To Access the online Fellow Grade Nomination Form, go to www.asee.org and click Award Nominations.

Award Nominations

– General Award Nomination Guidelines and Forms located here.

– Fellow Member Nomination Guidelines and Forms located here.

Questions regarding awards/awards nominations may be forwarded to Sylvie Nguyen-Fawley.

Questions regarding Fellow Member nominations may be forwarded to Tim Manicom.