The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering is proud to announce the awardees of the Pruitt Family Endowed Faculty Fellowships to recognize talented junior faculty!
- Dr. Kyle D. Allen, assistant professor and associate chair of undergraduate studies
- Dr. Aysegul Gunduz, assistant professor
- Dr. Gregory A. Hudalla, assistant professor
The Pruitt Family Endowed Faculty Fellowships was established this year through the generosity of Dr. J. Crayton Pruitt, Sr. Allen, Gunduz and Hudalla were awarded the fellowships during the department’s 5th Annual Pruitt Research Day. We hold Pruitt Research Day near the birth date Dr. J. Crayton Pruitt Sr. whose vision and generosity helped found the department.
Criteria for the selection was excellence in teaching and research, as evidenced by strong teaching evaluations in required as well as elective BME courses, research mentorship of BME PhD and BS students, prestigious external research recognitions including major publications, awards and/or grants. Appointment is for a one-time, three-year term.
Congratulations to Drs. Kyle D. Allen, Aysegul Gunduz and Gregory A. Hudalla!