Agonafer Named Jenkins Garrett Professor
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Professor Dereje Agonafer of the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department has been named a Jenkins Garrett Professor by the University. The award is given to a professor who earned distinction and recognition to the institution as a result of academic accomplishments. Jenkins Garrett Professors also have shown excellence in teaching, research and creative scholarship.
"This distinction demonstrates Prof. Agonafer's excellence in teaching, research and service as well as his exceptional personal attributes as a superb mentor to our students. We offer our congratulations to him," said department chair Dr. Erian Armanios.