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Eminent Scholar Lecture Series

2017 Series

All lectures are held in the Advanced Visualization Auditorium (CMC 147) with a reception and light refreshments.


Here is the slate of Eminent Scholars scheduled for Spring 2017.  As more information is available, this page will be updated.

Robin Coger

January 13, 2017  1:30 to 3:00 PM  Light Refreshments at 1:00 PM
"Transforming Research: A Perspective"

Robin Coger, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Engineering
North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro



Louis Martin-Vega

January 27, 2017  1:30 to 3:30 PM  Light Refreshments at 1:00 PM
"Engineering Research and Education; Past, Present and Future Perspectives"

Louis A. Martin-Vega, Ph.D.
Dean of Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh



Liesl Folks

February 3, 2017  2:00 to 3:30 PM  Light Refreshments at 1:30 PM
"Growing Diversity and Inclusion in STEM Disciplines; What will it take?

Liesl Folks, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
University of Buffalo, The State University of New York



darrell pines

March 31, 2017

Darryll Pines, Ph.D.
Nariman Farvardin Professor and Dean
A. James Clark School of Engineering
University of Maryland, College Park


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