The Athanasios Papoulis Award
Excellence in Engineering and Technology Education
Dedicated to the memory of Professor Athanasios Papoulis,
Polytechnic University (1921 - 2002)
By adopting Athanasios Papoulis Award for Excellence in Engineering and Technology Education, the IEEE Long Island Section aims to underscore its commitment to promoting quality technical education on Long Island.
Criteria for Nomination
Candidates for this award must be educators in engineering, science, or mathematics, either living or teaching within the boundaries of the Long Island Section of the IEEE (Nassau and Suffolk Counties, NY).
Like Professor Papoulis, a candidate must have demonstrated innovative teaching techniques, and at the same time shown passion and enthusiasm for engineering and science, so as to motivate and inspire students. Moreover, the candidate must place priority on the interests of the students, and on the quality of the education they receive.
The candidate must be a member of and should promote student involvement in the IEEE.