Congratulations to Reza Baghaei Lakeh for earning the 2010 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award. The Outstanding Teaching Graduate Assistant Award is designed to recognize and reward Graduate Assistants for outstanding performance in teaching and instruction. The recipient will receive a cash award of $500 in recognition of exceptional effort and contributions to academic excellence through teaching and instruction.
Reza was born in Tehran, Iran in 1981. He holds a Bachelors and a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from Iran University of Science and Technology. After graduating and working in industry for five years, Reza enrolled in the SIUC/SIUE cooperative PhD program. Having passed the PhD qualifier exam in Spring 2010, he is currently working on his doctoral dissertation as a PhD Candidate.
Provost Paul Ferguson handing Reza Baghaei the teaching award
Dean Hasan Sevim congratulating Reza