Navigation Links
Dr. Frank Fisher of Stevens selected for Fulbright specialist roster
Date:6/9/2011

Dr. Frank Fisher, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology, has recently been added to the Fulbright Specialist Roster as a candidate for grants to cooperate internationally on academic development. Funded by the US Department of State, the Fulbright Specialist Program places leaders from higher education and industry in global collaborations that strengthen the positions of US institutions.

"Dr. Fisher was selected for this distinguished honor in recognition of his academic leadership as well as his forward-thinking nanotechnology research," says Dr. Constantin Chassapis, Deputy Dean of the Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering and Science and Department Director of Mechanical Engineering. "His promising explorations in energy harvesting and high-performance polymers are equaled by his engagement in educational and outreach programs at Stevens that instill a love of engineering in K-12 students."

On the Fulbright Roster, Dr. Fisher will be listed as an expert in the area of Engineering Education: Theory, Curriculum and/or Pedagogy. He has developed these skills at Stevens as Co-Director of the Nanotechnology Graduate Program and through programs that convey the excitement of STEM education to grade school students in New Jersey. This is the latest of Dr. Fisher's many honors, which include the National Science Foundation CAREER Award and the Outstanding New Educator Award from the American Society of Engineering Education. Recently, he was recently named one of "the Nation's Top Mechanical Engineers" by Inventor's Digest.

The Fulbright Specialist Program is conducted by the Department of State Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs to promote international cooperation in supporting the needs of institutions of higher education. Specialists are consulted when needs arise in the areas of teacher training, short-term seminars and lecturing, special conferences, curriculum planning, and academic development. Roster candidates may travel abroad to collaborate with their international counterpoints, supported by Department of State funding, enabling a wider range of scholars to benefit from the Fulbright vision.


'/>"/>

Contact: Christine del Rosario
cdelrosa@stevens.edu
201-216-5561
Stevens Institute of Technology
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology technology :

1. Cynvec LLC(SM) Appoints Former Johnson & Johnson Executive Frank D. Stonebanks as President and Chief Executive Officer
2. Franklin & Seidelmann Adds Richard Dyke to Senior Management Team as Senior VP, Sales/Marketing
3. MannKind Agrees with Pfizer on the Purchase of Frankfurt Insulin Manufacturing Plant
4. Listing on Frankfurt Stock Exchange for CTI (http://ctinanotech.com)
5. Cephalon Mourns the Passing of Founder, Chairman and CEO, Frank Baldino Jr., Ph.D.
6. Cephalon to Hold Public Memorial Service to Celebrate the Life of Company Founder, Frank Baldino, Jr., Ph.D.
7. Spectros Corporation Protects Its Cool White LED Spectroscopy Technology Against Alleged Infringement by Thermo Fisher Scientific
8. Professor Fisher receives ASEEs Beer and Johnston Award
9. Zare and Fisher Win the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Basic Sciences for Rendering Molecules Visible and Analyzing Their Collective Behavior
10. Ash Stevens Plans $6 Million Facility Expansion to Bolster CMC Capabilities
11. Stevens team places third in 2010 IEEE/NIST Mobile Microrobotics Challenge
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... Executives and subject matter ... progressive pharma and biotech organizations to do more clinical trials will share best ... in Q4. , DrugDev will demonstrate DrugDev Spark™, the world’s first unified clinical ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... ... announced the election of Paul Hermes, Entrepreneur in Residence at Medtronic, Inc., to ... has developed a proprietary, tissue-engineered scaffold for anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction that ...
(Date:9/20/2017)... PA and College Station, TX (PRWEB) , ... ... ... IPS-Integrated Project Services, LLC (IPS), a leading global provider of engineering, ... Inc. the leading provider of prefabricated cleanrooms, today announced the unveiling of ...
(Date:9/20/2017)... ... September 20, 2017 , ... Foresight Institute, a ... other transformative technologies, announced the winners for the 2017 Foresight Institute Feynman Prizes.These ... in nanotechnology/molecular manufacturing. , Established in 1993 and named in honor of pioneer ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:3/30/2017)... 30, 2017 Trends, opportunities and forecast in ... by technology (fingerprint, AFIS, iris recognition, facial recognition, hand ... by end use industry (government and law enforcement, commercial ... banking, and others), and by region ( North ... Asia Pacific , and the Rest of ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... The Controller General of Immigration from Maldives Mr. ... have received the prestigious international IAIR Award for the most innovative ... ... Maldives Immigration ... Algeen (small picture on the right) have received the IAIR award for ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... 2017   Neurotechnology , a provider of ... announced the release of the SentiVeillance 6.0 ... facial recognition using up to 10 surveillance, security ... The new version uses deep neural-network-based facial detection ... utilizes a Graphing Processing Unit (GPU) for enhanced ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):