Outstanding Research Award

The Outstanding Research Award is presented annually at the May Faculty/Staff meeting to a faculty member engaged in research. The Award is administered by the Office of University Research Grants Committee (URGC).

2017 Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievements in Research presented to Mashrur Chowdhury

The Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievements in Research was presented to Mashrur Chowdhury, Eugene Douglas Mays Professor of Transportation and professor of civil engineering, automotive engineering and computer science. Chowdhury leads the Center for Connected Multimodal Mobility. Researchers at the center will focus on improving mobility of people and goods.

2016 Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievements in Research presented to Thomas Britt

The Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievements in Research was presented to Thomas Britt in the Department of Psychology. Britt has published 70 empirical articles since his arrival here at Clemson, as well as nine books and 40 book chapters. Dr. Britt has 11 different papers that have been cited at least 100 times.  

2015 Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievements in Research presented to Joseph Kolis

The Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievements in Research was presented to Joseph Kolis in the Department of Chemistry. Kolis’ group studies the synthesis and chemistry of novel inorganic compounds with unusual structures and properties. The group is particularly interested in chemistry under very unusual reaction conditions, such as with very high temperatures and pressures, or in exotic […]

2014 Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research

Dr. Linda Gambrell, Eugene T. Moore School of Education The 2014 Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievements in Research was awarded to Linda Gambrell, Distinguished Professor of Education in the Eugene T. Moore School of Education who teaches graduate and undergraduate literacy courses. She has served as a consultant in the area of reading and literacy […]

2013 Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research

Dr. Charng-Hsein Juang, Civil Engineering The Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research was presented to Dr. Charng-Hsein Juang in Civil Engineering. Juang’s research is in geotechnical engineering, which is the branch of civil engineering that focuses on the behavior of earth materials, such as rock and soil. His most recent research is on liquefaction — the […]

1983-Present YearAwardee NameDepartment
2015Joseph KolisChemistry
2014Dr. Linda GambrellEugene T. Moore School of Education
2013Dr. Charng-Hsein JuangCivil Engineering
2011Mica GrujicicMechanical Engineering
2010Warren AdamsMathematical Sciences
2010Narendra VyavahareBioengineering
2009Stephen J. KlaineBiological Sciences
2008Terry TrittPhysics & Astronomy
2008Ian D. WalkerElectrical & Computer Engineering
2007Luis EchegoyenChemistry
2006Rudy A. AbramovitchChemistry
2005Peter H. AdlerEntomology, Soils and Plant Science
2004John HuffmanChemistry
2003R. Roger GrantHistory
2002Edwin E. MoiseHistory
2002V. SridharanManagement
2001Chalmers ButlerElectrical & Computer Engineering
2000Michael B. PursleyElectrical & Computer Engineering
1999Dan E. EdieChemical Engineering
1998John KanetManagement
1997Darren DawsonElectrical & Computer Engineering
1996Ron KendallEnvironmental Toxicology
1995Don HendricksBiological Sciences
1994Ken MarcusChemistry
1993Adly A. GirgisElectrical & Computer Engineering
1992Peter BurrowsExperimental Statistics
1991Elham B. MakramElectrical & Computer Engineering
1990David N. HonForest Resources
1989Jack McLaughlin
1988Ben L. SillGeneral Engineering
1987C.P. “Leslie” GradyEnvironmental Engineering & Science
1986John R. RayPhysics & Astronomy
1985Darryl DesMarteauChemistry
1984James GoreeMechanical Engineering
1983Sid GauthreauxBiological Sciences