MSU Bagley College of Engineering honors faculty and staff with annual achievement awards

December 19, 2022

Career Award – David Marcum, Mechanical Engineering
Service Award – Jean Mohammadi-Aragh, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professional Administrative Staff Award – Ellen Harpole, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Non-Exempt Administrative Staff Award – Alisha Bennett, Industrial and Systems Engineering
Teaching Award for Distance Learning – Junfeng Ma, Industrial and Systems Engineering
Academy of Distinguished Teachers – Matthew Priddy, Mechanical Engineering
Academy of Distinguished Teachers – Alexis Nordin, Technical Writing

The MSU Bagley College of Engineering honored seven members of its faculty and staff during the Dean’s Advisory Council banquet on November 3.

These annual awards recognize faculty and staff for their accomplishments in the college’s eight departments and multiple research centers.

This year’s award recipients are as follows:

Career Award – David Marcum, a professor of mechanical engineering, the ExxonMobil Endowed Professorship holder and chief scientist of computational fluid dynamics for CAVs.

Service Award – Jean Mohammadi-Aragh, an associate professor in electrical and computer engineering and the director of diversity for the Bagley College of Engineering.

Professional Administrative Staff Award – Ellen Harpole, an accountant for electrical and computer engineering.

Non-Exempt Administrative Staff Award – Alisha Bennett, a business coordinator for industrial and systems engineering.

Teaching Award for Distance Learning – Junfeng Ma, an associate professor in industrial and systems engineering.

Academy of Distinguished Teachers – Matthew Priddy, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering, and Alexis Nordin, an instructor of technical writing.

The Bagley College of Engineering is online at www.bagley.msstate.edu and can be found on FacebookTwitter, Instagram and YouTube at @msuengineering.

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By Camille Carskadon