Now in its eighth year, this event highlights outstanding innovation in the design or presentation of an accredited IE, ISE, IEOR, or similar engineering curriculum, or in a course that is part of an accredited curriculum. It recognizes faculty members who demonstrate outstanding creativity in instructional approaches or curriculum organization, design, or content, and who provide evidence of the effectiveness of their innovation.
The IIE Council of Industrial Engineering Academic Department Heads (CIEADH).
Any person or team with course or program level responsibility in an IE, ISE, IEOR, or similar curriculum. Applicants may be full-time or part-time faculty and non-IIE members may apply. Applicants must agree to make a presentation describing the innovation at the ISERC portion of the IIE Annual Conference & Expo.
In addition to the application form, the applicant should include a document of not more than seven (7) pages which addresses the criteria above and includes:
1st PlaceTycho Fredericks, Azim Houshyar and Bob White; Western Michigan UniversityTitle: Development of Curriculum for Industrial & Entrepreneurial Engineering
FinalistAzad Madni; University of Southern CaliforniaTitle: Development of a Systems Engineering Curriculum with Educational Assessment
FinalistJose Nuno de la Parra; UPAEPTitle: Globalization of Management of Technology - Graduate Programs
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This award is judged by the CIEADH committee.