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Dan Cooper selected to receive 2022 ASME McDonald Mentoring Award


Dan Cooper, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan, was selected to receive the highly-competitive 2022 ASME McDonald Mentoring Award “for pioneering leadership in sustainable manufacturing research and for initiating multiple programs and practices for mentoring University of Michigan students and underrepresented minorities in the community.”

Dr. Cooper teaching in a section of ME 250

The ASME McDonald Mentoring Award, established in 2007, recognizes the outstanding mentoring of other professionals by an engineer in industry, government, education, or private practice.

In response to this recognition, Dr. Cooper said, “I am delighted to receive the ASME McDonald Mentoring Award. I have benefited greatly from the kindness and wisdom of many mentors during my career so far. Hopefully, I’m passing it on and helping encourage the next generation of manufacturing engineers.”

Congratulations, Dr. Cooper.

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