Faculty and staff news
Purdue University's Board of Trustees on Friday (April 4) approved faculty promotions. The following promotions are effective with the 2014-15 academic year. For the West Lafayette campus, that means Aug. 18, except where otherwise noted.
William E. 'Bill' Sullivan has been named Purdue University's chief financial officer and treasurer, effective June 1. Sullivan's appointment was approved Friday (April 4) by the Board of Trustees at its meeting at Purdue North Central. Sullivan will report to Purdue President Mitch Daniels and to the board.
Notables and student honors.
Eight Purdue University faculty members won 2013 Faculty Early Career Development awards from the National Science Foundation, one of the most prestigious NSF honors for outstanding young researchers.
Appointments and promotions, notables and student honors.
Appointments and promotions, faculty and staff honors and student honors.
Ali Shakouri, the Mary Jo and Robert L. Kirk Director of Purdue University's Birck Nanotechnology Center, is the 2014 recipient of the prestigious THERMI Award for his contributions to the field of semiconductor thermal management.