Professor Milanovic Recognized with ASEE NE Outstanding Teacher Award

April 26, 2022
Submitted By: Ivana Milanovic

Professor Milanovic was presented the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Northeast Section Outstanding Teacher Award 2022 at Wentworth Institute of Technology during the ASEE NE conference this April. Professor Milanovic is the first CETA recipient of this award.

As an organization, ASEE is committed to the support of faculty scholarship and systems that develop pedagogical expertise. The Outstanding Teacher award is designed to provide recognition to an engineering educator for excellence in outstanding classroom performance, contributions to the scholarship of teaching, and participation in ASEE activities.

Professor Milanovic was recognized for her pedagogical innovations and the highest standard of educational excellence achieved through the integration of simulations, applications, and inquiry-based learning in the required engineering courses. These innovations provided an egalitarian and unrestricted way for all students to interact early and frequently with the complexities of the real world, developing modern computational skills, instructor-student bonds, and appreciation for the profession. Her outstanding contributions in support of student learning also include the development of laboratories and curricula, archival publications, presentations, and dedication to faculty mentoring.