Recognizes individuals in academia who have demonstrated outstanding characteristics in education, leadership, professionalism and potential in industrial engineering. The award recognizes engineering contributions in application, design, research or development of IE methods by early career IIE members. This award is sponsored by Integrated Systems Technology.
IIE members within six years of their first full-time academic appointment after earning a doctorate degree and within 10 years of their doctorial degree granting date on the Dec. 1 nomination deadline. IIE members serving at the Director level or above, or on the IIE Board of Trustees and Honors Steering Committee are ineligible while serving.
This award is judged by CIEADH.