Nomination Deadline: February 14th

This award was established by ASCE's Project ExCEEd (Excellence in Civil Engineering Education) and the Committee on Faculty Development to recognize and reward outstanding new faculty.

Recent winner

  • 2019: Anahid Behrouzi

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Eligible faculty should:

  • be currently employed full-time by a 2 or 4 year institution of higher learning
  • teach Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology or any related field
  • be nominated by an ASCE member (student member and self nominations are encouraged)
  • have 5 years or less full-time teaching experience
  • be a member of ASCE or its institutes


Nomination Deadline: February 14th

Required nomination materials include:

  • Letter of Endorsement from current Department Chair/Dean [1 page]
  • Curriculum Vitae [2 pages]
  • Teaching Portfolio [limited to 12 pages]

All teaching portfolios should include:

  1. Statement of Teaching Philosophy from Nominee
  2. Evidence of Excellence in Civil Engineering Education teaching (student testimonials, student evaluations, peer evaluations, etc.) as measured by student learning outcomes
  3. Scholarly work published in educational venues
  4. Sample teaching materials
  5. Evidence of outreach and advisement to students
  6. Sample syllabi demonstrating evidence of curriculum development
  7. Any other relevant items demonstrating excellence in teaching and a commitment to undergraduate civil engineering or civil engineering technology education

Download nomination form (PDF)

You can submit your nomination electronically to [email protected], or by mail to:

ASCE Honors and Awards
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191