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Awards & Recognition

Dr. Terrence Chambers Receives 2021 Dr. Ray Authement Excellence in Teaching Award 

The UL Lafayette Foundation's prestigious Dr. Ray P. Authement Excellence in Teaching Award is named for the University’s fifth president and has recognized faculty commitment to teaching and innovation since 1992.“To say that Dr. Chambers is committed to his students, his research, the college and this university is an understatement.  Dr. Chamber’s vision and leadership permeates the halls and attracts and effects students in several departments across campus, says Dr. Ahmed Khattab, Dean for the College of Engineering.

Dr. Chambers is constantly researching innovative teaching methods and has published 10 peer reviewed journal articles and 21 conference articles on pedagogical methods, including novel uses of technology, such as virtual reality. “Dr. Chambers is not just an excellent teacher, his influence and example reach across the University and throughout the world. Dr. Chambers enjoys an international reputation in his field of solar energy, and over the last two years he has helped the University obtain three new cooperative agreements with two universities in Mexico, and one in Brazil.” said Khattab.

Congratulations Dr. Chambers!

(Read more about Dr. Chamber's 2021 Dr. Ray Authement Excellence in Teaching Award.)

Eminent Faculty Awards  

2021

  • Dr. Terrence Chambers, Professor of Mechanical Engineering -Dr. Ray Authement Excellence in Teaching Award
    (Visit page in College of Engineering to read more, click here

2020

2019

  • Dr. Daniel Gang, Professor of Civil Engineering -Distinguished Professor Award
    (Visit page 46 of La Louisiane Magazine to read more, click here)

2018

  • Dr. Terrance Chambers, Professor of Mechanical Engineering -Leadership in Service Award
    (Visit page 47 of La Louisiane Magazine to read more, click here)

2017

  • Dr. Boyun Guo, Professor of Petroleum Engineering -Eminent Scholar
    (Visit page 46 of La Louisiane Magazine to read more, click here)
  • Dr. Daniel Gang, Professor of Civil Engineering -Eminent Scholar, Achievement in Innovation
  • Dr. Yin Feng, College of Engineering -Eminent Scholar
  • Dr. Terrance Chambers, Professor of Mechanical Engineering -Eminent Scholar
  • Dr. Charles Taylor, -Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award, Achievement in Innovation