Professors Greg Hulbert and Jun Ni
New Undergraduate Program Directors
ME department chair, Professor Dennis Assanis, recently announced new appointments to the positions of Undergraduate and Graduate program directors. Effective June 1, 2002, Professor Greg Hulbert will be the new Undergraduate Program Director and Professor Jin Ni will be the new Graduate Program director. Both appointments are for a two year term. Professor Hulbert has made numerous contributions to undergraduate education through service in the College Curriculum Committee. Professor Ni, who currently serves as part of the Graduate Program Committee, is working on fostering closer ties with many of the premier Universities in Asia.
Concluding great terms of service are Professors Noel Perkins and Volker Sick. During Professor Perkins three year term of service, he oversaw the advising of over 600 students per year and made outstanding contributions to the undergraduate program. Professor Sick worked tirelessly to recruit outstanding students to campus and to improve the community environment for students enrolled in the program.
The department thanks Professor Perkins and Professor Sick for their excellent service and wishes the best to Professor Hulbert and Professor Ni.