The Herbert Wertheim College Awards recognize faculty, staff, and students receiving UF and/or college awards in the 2019-2020 academic year and celebrate together the excellence of Gator Engineering and the fundamental values of our college.
Congratulations to the following awardees!
International Educator of the Year
- Junior Faculty Award: Yier Jin, Ph.D.
- Senior Faculty Award: José C. Príncipe, Ph.D.
Doctoral Dissertation Adviser/Mentoring Awards
- Bala Balachandar, Ph.D.
- Wesley Bolch, Ph.D.
- Kevin Butler, Ph.D.
- Yuguang (Michael) Fang, Ph.D.
- Peng Jiang, Ph.D.
Undergraduate Teacher of the Year
- Gregory Stitt, Ph.D.
Faculty Adviser/Mentor of the Year
- Mark Law, Ph.D.
Teacher/Scholar of the Year
- Jose A. B. Fortes, Ph.D.
- Blanka Sharma, Ph.D.
Faculty Leadership Award
- Christine Angelini, Ph.D.
Faculty Innovation Award
- Elif Akcali, Ph.D.
Excellence Award for Assistant Professors
- David Hibbitts, Ph.D.
UF Research Foundation Professorship Award
- Richard Hennig, Ph.D.
- Prabhat Mishra, Ph.D.
- Ghatu Subhash, Ph.D.