Awards

Kirk Ziegler, Ph.D. receives top honors from UF

Championing Excellence: Kirk Ziegler, Ph.D. Honored for Transformative Mentorship in Chemical Engineering  Kirk Ziegler, Ph.D., a professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, has been selected as a Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Awardee for the academic year… Read More

Jain Receives the UF Provost’s Excellence Award for Assistant Professors

Piyush K. Jain, Ph.D.

Piyush K. Jain, Ph.D., an assistant professor and Shah Rising Star Professor in the University of Florida Department of Chemical Engineering, has received the UF Provost’s Excellence Award for Assistant Professors for 2023. The awards are focused on junior faculty and recognize excellence in research. Dr.… Read More

Three ChE Assistant Professors Receive the NIH Maximizing Investigator’s Research Award (MIRA)

Three ChE Assistant Professors Receive the NIH Maximizing Investigator's Research Award (MIRA)

Three faculty at the University of Florida Department of Chemical Engineering received the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) R35 Early-Stage Maximizing Investigators’ Research Award (MIRA). Each researcher was awarded a five-year, $1.8+ million… Read More