George Zouridakis, who has served as a professor in the University of Houston College of Technology Department of Engineering Technology for 10 years, now begins his role as the associate dean of research and graduate studies.
The College of Technology Faculty Excellence awards, sponsored by Fluor, recognize Technology individuals who perform consistently “above and beyond the call of duty” in teaching, research, and community service. Four faculty members were named excellence award winners.
The Fulbright Specialist program pairs highly qualified U.S. academics and professionals with host institutions abroad. Dr. Driss Benhaddou, associate professor, has been awarded a Fulbright Specialist grant to share his wireless and sensor networks expertise networks and their application to “living buildings.”
The National Science Foundation Innovation Corps (I-Corps) has awarded Dr. Luca Pollonini, assistant professor, and graduate student Bradford Day a $50,000 grant to expand the customer discovery of a skin-monitoring device for the prevention of pressure ulcers – a condition that affects millions of people each year.
An event growing in popularity among enthusiastic, job seeking technology students and alumni, the University of Houston College of Technology Fall Career Fair held Tuesday, September 12 at the University of Houston Student Center provided unique opportunities to network with representatives from 58 companies across a diverse range of industries.
University of Houston College of Technology professors are often called on to share expert opinions in a broad range of topics. Read their latest perspectives on cybersecurity, the impact of Hurricane Harvey, and the transportation industry.
The Technology Alumni Association (TAA) is continuing the commitment to supporting the students of the college with ‘Meet the Alumni’ panels, where young alumni from various degree programs answer students’ questions and share their ‘I wish I knew’ stories.