Faculty & Staff Awards

Then Department of Computer Science is very proud and its faculty and staff members. Many of them have been recognized by the university and countless other organizations. It is our privilege work along side these people and we proudly acknowledge their accomplishments.

Selected Computer Science Faculty Awards & Accolades

Dr. Barbara Jasmine Adams, Director of Advising (Undergraduate)
  • Joyce Hatch Service Award - 2014
  • Outstanding Undergraduate Staff Award - 2013
  • George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award - 2011
  • 2009-2010 Pride of the Wolfpack Award

 

Dr. Annie I. Anton, Adjunct Professor
  • eHow Shift 100, 2011 Edition
  • ACM Distinguished Scientists - 2009
  • IEEE Software 25th Anniversary “Most Cited Articles” - 2009
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2008
  • Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) Advisory Board, member - 2008 
  • Information Science and Technology (ISAT) study group member - 2008
  • St. Pius X Distinguished Alumna - 2007
  • National Academy of Engineering U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium invitee - 2006, 2007
  • Computing Research Association, Board of Directors, member - 2006
  • Intel Privacy and Security Policy Advisory Board, member - 2006
  • Computing Research Association, Committee on the Status of Women in Computing Research, board member - 2005
  • NSF CISE Advisory Council, member - 2005
  • "Women of Influence in the Public Sector" award - 2005
  • The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Transactions on Software Engineering, member, editorial board - 2004
  • Computing Research Association Digital Government Fellow - 2002
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2000

 

Dr. Kemafor Anyanwu Ogan, Associate Professor
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2008

 

Dr. Suzanne Balik, Teaching Assistant Professor
  • ACM/AITP "Most Receptive Undergraduate Professor Outside the Classroom" Award - 2012

 

Dr. Tiffany Barnes, Professor
  • National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT) Undergraduate Research Mentoring Award - 2016
  • Most Receptive Undergraduate Professor Outside of the Classroom - 2016
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2009 

 

Dr. Lina Battestilli, Teaching Assistant Professor
  • Carol Miller Undergraduate Lecturer Award - 2016

 

Dr. Donald Bitzer, Distinguished University Research Professor
  • National Academy of Inventors Fellow - 2017
  • National Inventors Hall of Fame - 2013
  • Consumer Electronics Association, Consumer Electronics Hall of Fame - 2006
  • National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Emmy Award, 2002, for his role in developing the plasma screen
  • National Academies National Associate (National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine & National Research Council) - 2002
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Life Fellow - 1982
  • National Academy of Engineering Member - 1974

 

Dr. Min Chi, Assistant Professor
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2017
  • Best Paper Award - 10th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems, 2010
  • James Chen Best Student Paper Award - 18th International Conference on UMAP, 2010
  • Best Student Paper Award - 9th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems, 2008
  • Best Poster Award - 1st International Conference on Educational Data Mining, 2008 

 

Dr. Rada Chirkova, Professor
  • Senior Member, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) - 2012
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2007, 2010, 1011, 2012, 2014
  • IBM University Partnership Program Awards - 2003, 2004, 2007
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2005
  • Faculty Research and Professional Development Award (NCSU), 2003

 

Dr. Wu-show Chou, Professor Emeritus
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellow - 1987
  • US General Service Administration Award for "Significant Contributions" to federal telecommunications system - 1988
  • "Editor's Choice" Award by IEEE Communications Magazine - 1982
  • Who's Who in America - 1990
  • Who's Who in the World - 1995
  • Meritorious Service Award from IEEE Computer Society - 2002
  • Golden Core Member from IEEE Computer Society - 2002

 

Dr. Edward W. Davis, Professor Emeritus
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers inductee - 1997

 

Dr. Jon Doyle, SAS Distinguished Professor
  • American Association for Artificial Intelligence, Fellow - 1981
  • Member, AAAI Executive Council (1996-1999)
  • Chair, ACM SIGART (1989-1991)
  • Extraordinary Member, Frege Centre for Structural Sciences, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
  • Director, Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
  • Associate chair, NSF/CRA/ACM Strategic Directions in Computing Research
  • Invited speaker, AAAI-90, NM-96, KR-06
     

 

Dr. Patrick Dreher, Research Professor
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2009, 2010, 2016

 

Dr. Rudra Dutta, Professor
  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Distinguished Engineer - 2016
  • IEEE Senior Member - 2015

 

Dr. William Enck, Associate Professor
  • Distinguished Paper Award at the ACM Asia Conference on Computer and Communications Security (ASIACCS) - 2017
  • Most Receptive Graduate Professor Outside of the Classroom Award - 2016
  • Google Research Award - 2014
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2013
  • Best Paper at the ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks (WiSec) - 2013

 

Dr. Robert Fornaro, Professor Emeritus
  • Most Receptive Undergraduate Professor Outside of the Classroom Award - 2014
  • IEEE Computer Science and Engineering Undergraduate Teaching Award - 2013
  • Alumni Outstanding Teacher Award - 2008
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers Award - 2008
  • IEEE Computer Science International Design Competition, mentor of 1st place team - 2006
  • IEEE Computer Science International Design Competition, mentor of 1st place team - 2005

 

Dr. Vincent Freeh, Associate Professor
  • LexisNexis Faculty Award - 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • NetApp Faculty Fellowship - 2015
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2001, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2014
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 1999

 

Dr. Edward Gehringer, Professor
  • Google Research Award - 2014
  • Sloan Consortium Effective Practice Award - 2008
  • NCSU Gertrude L. Cox Award for Innovative Excellence in Teaching & Learning with Technology, Honorable Mention - 2007

 

Dr. Xiaohui (Helen) Gu, Associate Professor
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2011
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2008, 2010, 2011
  • IBM Exploratory Stream Analytics Innovation Award - 2008

 

Dr. Khaled Harfoush, Associate Professor
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2004 -- more

 

Dr. Christopher Healey, Goodnight Distinguished Professor
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Member, Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society - 2007
  • Senior member, Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) - 2007
  • Senior member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - 2007
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers inductee - 2003
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2001

 

Dr. Steffen Heber, Associate Professor
  • Carol Miller Graduate Lecturer Award - 2013
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2008
  • One of the “RASS” Top Ten Papers Advancing the Science of Risk Assessment - 2007
  • Best Paper Award, ACMSE - 2007
  • Faculty Research and Professional Development Award - 2006

 

Dr. Sarah Heckman, Teaching Associate Professor
  • Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Award - 2018
  • NC State Computer Science Outstanding Young Alumni Award - 2017
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers inductee - 2015
  • Alumni Association Outstanding Teacher Award - 2015
  • Google CS Engagement Award - 2015
  • Carol Miller Undergraduate Lecturer Award - 2014
  • Most Receptive Undergraduate Professor Outside of the Classroom - 2013

 

Ms. Margaret Heil, Lecturer
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2015, 2016, 2018
  • Outstanding Undergraduate Computer Science Staff Member Award - 2014
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers inductee - 2010
  • IEEE Computer Science International Design Competition, mentor of 1st place team - 2006
  • IEEE Computer Science International Design Competition, mentor of team who received Software Engineering award - 2006
  • IEEE Computer Science International Design Competition, mentor of 1st place team - 2005
  • IEEE Computer Science International Design Competition, mentor of 3rd place team - 2003

 

Dr. Thomas L. Honeycutt, Associate Professor Emeritus
  • Scholarship Endowment to Honor Dr. Thomas Honeycutt

 

Dr. Jason King, Teaching Assistant Professor
  • Gertrude Cox Award for Innovative Excellence in Teaching and Learning with Technology - 2018
  • Most Receptive Undergraduate Professor Outside of Class - 2018

 

Dr. James Lester, Distinguished Professor
  • IFAAMAS Influential Paper Award, International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems - 2017
  • Best Paper Award, Twenty-Third Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization - 2015
  • AAAI Fellow, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence - 2014
  • Best Paper Award, Seventh AAAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Interactive Digital Entertainment - 2011
  • Best Paper Award, ACM International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces - 1999
  • Academy of Outstanding Teachers, North Carolina State University - 1998
  • Best Paper Award, Eighth World Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education - 1997
  • NSF CAREER Award, National Science Foundation - 1997

 

Dr. Xiaosong Ma, Adjunct Associate Professor
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2006
  • DOE Early Career Primary Investigator Award - 2005

 

Dr. Noboru Matsuda,
  • Finalist of the Best Paper Award. International Conference on Digital Game and Intelligent Toy Enhanced Learning (DIGITEL2012) - 2012
  • Finalist of the Best Paper Award. International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS2012) - 2012
  • Best Demo Award. International Conference on User Modeling and Adaptive Personalization (UMAP2010) - 2010

 

Dr. Timothy Menzies, Professor
  • Mining Software Repositories Foundational Contribution Award - 2017
  • Carol Miller Graduate Lecturer Award - 2016
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2016, 2017
  • LexisNexis Faculty Award - 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Laboratory for Analytical Science funding - 2017, 2018
  • Software Engineering Institute Research grant - 2016

 

Ms. Carolyn Miller, Lecturer
  • NC State Alumni Association Distinguished Undergraduate Professorship Award - 1998
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers inductee - 1993

 

Dr. Brad Mott, Senior Research Scientist
  • Best Paper Award, Seventh AAAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Interactive Digital Entertainment - 2011
  • Editors' Choice Award from IGN - 2003
  • Game of the Year Award from GameSpot - 2002
     

 

Dr. Frank Mueller, Professor
  • Outstanding Paper Award at the European Conference on Real-Time Systems - 2017
  • IEEE Fellow - 2016
  • Humboldt Research Award (Humboldt Foundation) 2014/2015
  • Gold Core Member Award, IEEE- Computer Society (IEEE-CS) - 2012
  • Distinguished Member Award, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • NVIDIA Research Award - 2010
  • Google Research Award - 2009
  • Humboldt Research Fellowship (Humboldt Foundation) - 2007/2008
  • Gelato (IP)2 Award, Innovative Project on Itanium processors - 2007
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium - 2007
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2006
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (Career) Award - 2003
  • Best Student Paper Award at the IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS) - 2003
  • Best Paper Award at the International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS) - 2002
  • Faculty Research and Professional Development Award, North Carolina State University - 2002
  • Advisor of Best Master's Thesis at Humboldt University Berlin in Computer Science - 1999-2000
  • Fulbright-Stipend and Stipend by the Federation of German-American Clubs - 1989-1991

 

Dr. Emerson Murphy-Hill, Adjunct Associate Professor
  • ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA) - 2017
  • ICSE Distinguished Reviewer Award - 2017
  • APEX Journal Award of Excellence (for special issue of IEEE Software) - 2016
  • Blue Sky Idea Award, Foundations of Software Engineering - 2014.
  • Best Paper, Conference on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VLHCC) - 2014
  • ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) - 2014
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2013
  • Microsoft Software Engineering Innovation Foundation Award - 2012
  • Most Receptive Graduate Professor Outside the Classroom. Presented by the NCSU Chapter of the ACM/AITP - 2012
  • ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, International Symposium on Software Visualization  (SOFTVIS) - 2010
  • ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) - 2010
  • ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) - 2009

 

Dr. Peng Ning, Adjunct
  • IBM Open Collaborative Faculty Award - 2009, 2011
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2005

 

Dr. Christopher Parnin, Assistant Professor
  • Blue Sky Idea Award, Computing Community Consortium - 2016
  • Most Influential Paper IBM HVC Award - 2013
  • Most Promising Idea Award, International Conference on Program Comprehension - 2013
  • IEEE Best Paper Award, International Conference on Program Comprehension - 2012
  • Best Paper Nominee, ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - 2010
  • ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) - 2009

 

Dr. Harry Perros, Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor
  • Cisco Services Research Advisory Board - 2014-15
  • Member of scientific committee for ISTE-Wiley series on Networks and Telecommunication
  • Editor, Annals of Telecommunications - Annales des Telecommunications
  • Professeur Invite: Univ. Marie et Pierre Curie, Lab PRiSM - 2012-2013
  • Most Receptive Graduate Professor Outside of the Classroom Award - 2013
  • Associate Editor, International Journal on Advances in Networks and Services
  • IEEE Fellow - 2010
  • External Examiner, Computer Science Department, University of Malaya (UM), Malaysia - 2009-2011
  • Expert, University of Post and Telecommunications, Beijing - 2010-2012
  • Associate Editor, International Journal of Service Science, Management, Engineering, and Technology (IJSSMET)
  • Guest of honor, NIST, National University of Science and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan - 2007
  • Member of the National LambdaRail Networking Research Council - 2004
  • Chairman of IFIP WG 6.10, “Optical Networks” - 2004-2006.
  • Editor for Performance Evaluation Journal since 2004
  • IFIP Outstanding Service Award - 2003
  • NC State Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor - 2002-2003
  • NC State Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Professorship Award - 2002
  • NC State University Honors Council: Outstanding Academic Performance Honors Baccalaureate and Celebration of Academic Excellence - 2002
  • Silver Core, IFIP “In appreciation for services rendered to IFIP” - 2001
  • Chairman of IFIP Working Group 6.3 - 1995-2002
  • Member (permanent) of IFIP WG 6.2 and 7.3
  • Professeur Invité: Univ. of Versailles, France - 2000
  • Professeur Invité: Paris 6 University, France - 2000 & 2002
  • Professeur Invité: Paris 13 University, France - 2006
  • Member of the International Scientific Committee for the MS on Computer and Communication Networks, Institut National de Telecommunication (INT) - 2000
  • Editor for Telecommunications Systems Journal - 1998-2014
  • IEEE Senior Member - 1997
     

 

Dr. Michael Rappa, Distinguished University Professor
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2010

 

Dr. Bradley Reaves, Assistant Professor
  • Best Paper at the ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks (WiSec) - 2013

 

Dr. Douglas Reeves, Professor
  • Most Receptive Graduate Professor Outside of the Classroom Award - 2017
  • NC State Libraries Faculty Award Winner - 2011
  • Professional Engineer [Alumnus] of the Year Award, 2003, Speed Scientific School at the University of Louisville, Computer Engineering and Computer Science Department

 

Dr. Injong Rhee, Adjunct
  • IEEE Communications Society William R. Bennett Prize in the Field of Communications Networking - 2016
  • Google Research Award - 2010
  • NCSU Inventor's Award - 2002
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 1999

 

Dr. George Rouskas, Professor
  • Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Professor - 2018
  • Most Receptive Graduate Professor Outside of the Classroom Award - 2014
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellow - 2011
  • IEEE Communications Society Distinguished Lecturer - 2010 & 2011
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2007
  • Best Paper Award, EVGM Workshop - 2007
  • Best Paper Award, CSNDSP Symposium - 2006
  • Alcoa Foundation Engineering Research Achievement Award -  2004
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers inductee - 2004
  • NC State Alumni Outstanding Research Award - 2003
  • Best Paper Award, SPIE Conference on All-Optical Networking - 1998
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Development Award - 1997

 

Dr. Nagiza Samatova, Professor
  • Best Paper Award at High Performance Computing Symposium - 2016
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Outstanding Mentor Award - 2008

 

Dr. Carla Savage, Professor
  • Carol Miller Graduate Lecturer - 2014
  • American Mathematical Society (AMS) Fellow - 2012

 

Dr. Muhammad Shahzad, Assistant Professor
  • Best Poster Award, IIUG - 2017
  • Winner Virginia Tech Spectrum Sharing Radio Challenge - 2016
  • Fitch-Beach Outstanding Research Award - 2015
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Award - 2015

 

Dr. Xipeng Shen, Professor
  • University Faculty Scholar - 2017-18
  • ACM Distinguished Speaker - 2016-2019
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Senior Member - 2016
  • IBM Canada CAS Faculty Research Fellow - 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Google Faculty Research Award - 2015
  • Adina Allen Term Distinguished Associate Professor 2012
  • DOE (Department of Energy) Early CAREER Award - 2011
  • Nominee of Virginia Outstanding Professor Award 2011
  • NSF (National Science Foundation) CAREER Award - 2010
  • ACM PPoPP Best Paper Award 2010

 

Dr. Munindar P. Singh, Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor
  • Member, NCSU Research Leadership Academy: 2017
  • NCSU Alumni Association Outstanding Research Award: 2017
  • Fellow, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI): 2017
  • IBM Partnership Award: 2016
  • IFAAMAS Influential Paper Award: 2016
  • NCSU Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Professorship Award: 2016
  • NCSU Alumni Association Outstanding Research Award: 2015
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellow - 2009
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2007
  • Intel Research Council Faculty Award: 2007
  • Cisco University Research Award - 2001
  • IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Visitor: 1997-2000
  • IBM Partnership Award - 1996, 2000
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 1996

 

Dr. Robert St. Amant, Professor
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers inductee - 2013
  • Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, College of Engineering, NC State University - 2013
  • Google Research Award - 2010
  • Best Paper Award, Behavior Representation in Modeling & Simulation (BRIMS) Conference - 2010
  • Best Paper Award, International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM) - 2007
  • Best Applied Paper Award, International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (ICCM) - 2004
  • Outstanding New Teacher Award, Department of Computer Science, North Carolina State University - 1999

 

Dr. Kathryn Stolee, Assistant Professor
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2018
  • Best Paper Award - International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM) - 2011

 

Dr. David Sturgill, Teaching Associate Professor
  • Carol Miller Undergraduate Lecturer Award - 2017
  • Carol Miller Undergraduate Lecturer Award - 2013

 

Dr. Blair Sullivan, Associate Professor
  • Moore Foundation Investigator in Data-Driven Discovery - 2014
  • NCDS Data Science Faculty Fellow - 2014
  • Department of Homeland Security Graduate Fellowship & Dissertation Award - 2003-2007

 

Ken Tate, Director of Engagement & External Relations
  • Triangle Business Journal "Leaders in Diversity" Award - 2018
  • Computer Science 'Person of Exceptional Performance' (PEP) Award - 2018
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2016
  • ACM/AITP "Outstanding Undergraduate Staff" Award - 2015
  • ACM/AITP "Outstanding Graduate Staff" Award - 2014
  • ACM/AITP "Most Outstanding Staff Member" Award – 2004, 2011
  • Pride of the Wolfpack Award - 2004
  • Nortel Networks PRIDE Award for team leadership (ePerformance Solutions) - 2000
  • Bronze Quill Award for multi-media marketing (Advisor ’98 CD-ROM) - 1998
  • Nortel Networks Award of Merit for launch of Remote Access Learning technology - 1998
  • Golden Hugo Award for marketing video production (On Course video) - 1997
  • Aurora Gold Award for On Course promotional video - 1997

 

Dr. Alan L. Tharp, Professor Emeritus
  • Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET, the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc., commissioner - 2004
  • NC State's Alumni Association Distinguished Undergraduate Professorship Award - 1985
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers inductee - 1976, 1980

 

Dr. David Thuente, Professor
  • Pride of the Wolfpack Award - 2010

 

Dr. Mladen Vouk, Distinguished Professor and AVC for Research Dev.
  • ICACON Keynote Speaker - 2017
  • Computer Science Department Appreciation Award - 2017
  • Computer Science Strategic Advisory Board Appreciation Award - 2017
  • Member National Institute for Aerospace, member of the Board - 2017
  • QSR17 General co-Chair - 2017
  • Computer Science Leadership Award for 2006-2016 period - 2017
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Life Membership - 2016
  • Member ORNL Board of Governors - 2016
  • NCA16 General Chair - 2016
  • HPCCON Keynote Speaker - 2015
  • Names Distinguished Professor (NCSU) - 2015
  • RTI International, member of the Board of Governors - 2014-15
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • ICACON Keynote Speaker - 2013
  • Robyn Render Endeavor Award - 2013
  • ICICS Keynote Speaker - 2013
  • ICLMA Keynote Speaker - 2012
  • ICACON Keynote Speaker - 2012
  • IEEE Computer Society Golden Core Member - 2011
  • HASE Keynote Speaker - 2011
  • LaGrid Keynote Speaker - 2011
  • IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Service Award - 2010
  • CECIIS Keynote Speaker - 2010
  • Computerworld Honors Program Laureate Medal for NC State University Cloud Computing Services - 2009
  • ISSRE2009 Finance Chair - 2009
  • ITI Keynote Speaker - 2008
  • NCA General Chair - 2008
  • ISSRE Finance Chair - 2008
  • ICVCI General Co-Chair - 2008
  • VCL named Finalist at the Computerworld Infrastructure Management World in the Servers and Virtualization category - 2007
  • Computerworld Honors Program Laureate Medal for Virtual Computing Laboratory - 2007
  • ICVCI General Co-Chair - 2007
  • STARS Keynote Speaker - 2007
  • Pride of the Wolfpack Award - 2006
  • ISSRE General Chair - 2006
  • ASQ Senior Member - 2006
  • IIS Keynote Speaker - 2005
  • ICTAI Keynote Speaker - 2004
  • ITRE CTE – “Good Egg” Award for the 10 year (1994 – 2004) contributions to the CTE National Teleconference Series - 2004
  • ITRE/CTE Recognition for Collaboration - 2004
  • Sponsor Chair, International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE) - 2004
  • IIS Keynote Speaker - 2003
  • ITI Keynote Speaker - 2003
  • NSF ANIR Committee of Visitors - 2003
  • PNNL Advisory Committee on Scientific Computing - 2002-2003
  • CRMSE/GoT Recognition for work in Education of Women and Girls - 2002
  • ACM Service Award - 2002
  • ISSRE Publications Chair Service Recognition - 2002
  • CACC Industrial Advisory Board – Formal Recognition of the IEEE 2001 Fellow Award - 2002
  • IEEE Communications Society – 10 year Anniversary Recognition - 2002
  • ISSRE Publications Chair Service Recognition - 2002
  • HASE Program Co-Chair Service Recognition - 2002
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellow - 2001
  • Girls on Track Program Award, “Committed to Excellence in Educating Women and Girls in Information Technology” - 2001
  • CRMSE/GoT Recognition for work in Education of Women and Girls - 2001
  • Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics (IEEE) - 2001
  • Technical Director of CACC - 2001-2004
  • Judge – Best Student Paper, 38th Annual ACM Southeast Conference @ Clemson University, SC - 2000
  • Appointed to the NCSU Genomic Sciences Faculty - 2000
  • Joined the UNC-NCSU Joint BME Graduate Program Faculty - 2000
  • RAMS Alan O. Plait Award for Tutorial Excellence - 1999
  • Distinguished Lecture Series Speaker, “Network-Based Learning” Florida Atlantic University - 1999
  • ISSRE "Best Paper" Award - 1998
  • Editor of the IEEE TCSE Software Reliability Engineering Newsletter - 1997
  • Member of the Editorial Board for the Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing Practices - 1997-2002
  • IBM System Journal Appreciation Certificate - 1997
  • NCQADG Certificate of Appreciation and Service Recognition Award - 1995
  • IEEE Publications Board Member - 1995
  • IBM System Journal Appreciation Certificate - 1995
  • Chairman, IFIP WG 2.5 on Numerical Software - 1994
  • IEEE Senior Member - 1993
  • IFIP Silver Core Award - 1992
  • Member of the Editorial Board for the Journal of Computing and Information Technology - 1992
  • Recepient of the IFIP Silver Core Award - 1992
  • NCQADG Commendation in the area of Software Quality - 1991
  • NCSU Graduate Faculty, full member - 1990
  • Sigma Xi, Member - 1985
  • Member of the International Federation for Information Processing - 1982
  • TC 2, Working Group 2.5 on Numerical Software. Secretary of IFIP/WG 2.5 - 1986
  • Scientific Associate at the Institute Rudjer Boskovic, Zagreb, Croatia - 1981
  • University of London, U.L. Postgraduate Scholarship - 1972-75
  • University of London, King's College, Department of Physics, The Best Junior Year Student Award - 1971

 

Dr. Ben Watson, Associate Professor
  • NVIDIA Professor Partnership Award - 2007
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Award - 2006

 

Dr. Laurie Williams, Distinguished Professor
  • IEEE Fellow - 2018
  • Carol Miller Graduate Lecturer Award - 2017
  • NCSU Research Leadership Academy, 2016
  • 2015-2016 NCSU Alumni Association Outstanding Research Award
  • IEEE Senior Member - 2015
  • NC State Faculty Scholar - 2013
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2012
  • ACM Distinguished Scientist - 2011
  • IBM Smarter Planet Innovation Faculty Award - 2011
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2010
  • ACM SIGSOFT Influential Educator Award - 2009
  • IEEE Software 25th Anniversary "Top Picks” for full-length, peer-reviewed articles - 2009
  • IEEE Software 25th Anniversary “Most Cited Articles” - 2009
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2008
  • IBM Jazz Innovation Award - 2007
  • Best Paper Award, International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM) - 2007
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teaching inductee - 2006
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2004
  • IBM University Partnership Award - 2003
  • IBM Eclipse Innovation Award - 2002

 

Dr. Tao Xie, Adjunct Associate Professor
  • Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - 2012
  • Senior Member, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) - 2011 
  • Microsoft Research Software Engineering Innovation Foundation Award - 2011
  • ACM Distinguished Speaker - 2011
  • IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Visitor - 2011-2013
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2010
  • Appointed to ACM History Committee - 2010
  • Sigma Xi Outstanding Young Researcher - 2010
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2009
  • ACM SIGSOFT History Liaison - 2009
  • ACm SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award - 2009
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2009
  • IBM Jazz Innovation Award - 2008
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2008
  • Microsoft Faculty Award - 2007

 

Dr. R. Michael Young, Adjunct
  • NC State Faculty Scholar - 2014
  • Senior Member, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) - 2013
  • ACM Distinguished Scientist - 2013
  • NC State Libraries Faculty Award Winner - 2012
  • Named GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Faculty Fellow by the Institute for Emerging Issues (IEI) - 2009
  • Named Research Director for Triangle Game Initiative - 2009
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Faculty Engaged in Extension - 2009
  • NC State Outstanding Extension Service Award - 2009
  • IBM Faculty Award - 2007
  • NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers inductee - 2005
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2001

 

Dr. Ting Yu, Adjunct Associate Professor
  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2008

 

NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers Awards

The following Computer Science faculty members have been named to the NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers. Established in 1965, this honor recognizes faculty members for exceptional classroom service at North Carolina State University.

Dr. Edward W. Davis, Professor Emeritus

Dr. Robert Fornaro, Professor Emeritus

Dr. Christopher Healey, Goodnight Distinguished Professor

Dr. Sarah Heckman, Teaching Associate Professor

Ms. Margaret Heil, Lecturer

Dr. James Lester, Distinguished Professor

Ms. Carolyn Miller, Lecturer

Dr. George Rouskas, Professor

Dr. Robert St. Amant, Professor

Dr. Alan L. Tharp, Professor Emeritus

Dr. Laurie Williams, Distinguished Professor

Dr. R. Michael Young, Adjunct

National Science Foundation's CAREER Awards

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Early CAREER Development Award is the highest honor given by the NSF to young university faculty in science and engineering.

Dr. Annie I. Anton, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Tiffany Barnes, Professor

Dr. Kristy Elizabeth Boyer, Adjunct Assistant Professor

Dr. Min Chi, Assistant Professor

Dr. Rada Chirkova, Professor

Dr. William Enck, Associate Professor

Dr. Vincent Freeh, Associate Professor

Dr. Xiaohui (Helen) Gu, Associate Professor

Dr. Khaled Harfoush, Associate Professor

Dr. Christopher Healey, Goodnight Distinguished Professor

Dr. Xuxian Jiang, Adjunct Associate Professor

Dr. Vicki E. Jones

Dr. James Lester, Distinguished Professor

Dr. Xiaosong Ma, Adjunct Associate Professor

Dr. Frank Mueller, Professor

Dr. Emerson Murphy-Hill, Adjunct Associate Professor

Dr. Peng Ning, Adjunct

Dr. Injong Rhee, Adjunct

Dr. Jonathan Rossie

Dr. George Rouskas, Professor

Dr. Xipeng Shen, Professor

Dr. Munindar P. Singh, Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor

Dr. Kathryn Stolee, Assistant Professor

Dr. Ben Watson, Associate Professor

Dr. Laurie Williams, Distinguished Professor

Dr. Peter Wurman

Dr. Tao Xie, Adjunct Associate Professor

Dr. R. Michael Young, Adjunct

Dr. Ting Yu, Adjunct Associate Professor

College of Engineering Award of Excellence

Winners

Carlos Benavente - 2015

Andrew Sleeth - 2012

Carol Holloman - 2003

Margery Page - 2001

Nominees

Linda Honeycutt - 2018

Todd Gardner - 2016

Carlos Benavente - 2015

Tenille Naumann - 2015

Tammy Coates - 2013

Andrew Sleeth - 2012

Carlos Benavente - 2012

Garry Stelling - 2003

Carol Holloman - 2003

Margery Page - 2001

Pride of the Wolfpack Awards

2017 - 2018

Leslie Rand-Pickett

2016 - 2017

Ann Hunt

Xelda Tuazama

2015 - 2016

Todd Gardner

2011 - 2012

Michelle Healey

Jeremy Meeler

Trey Murdoch

2010 - 2011

Tammy Coates

Linda Honeycutt

Tari Ryan

2009 - 2010

Dr. Barbara Adams

Carlos Benavente

Ann Hunt

Dr. David Thuente

2006 - 2007

Susan Peaslee

Michelle Healey

Dr. Mladen Vouk

2005 - 2006

Ginny Adams

Ron Hartis

2004 - 2005

Carol Allen

Linda Honeycutt

Kelly Potter

Melissa Seate

2003 - 2004

Carlos Benavente

Jennifer Craddock

Dana Lasher

Anna Rzewnicki

Ken Tate

2002 - 2003

Annie Anton

Jacqueline Cox

Carol Holloman

Krista Hutchinson

Gary Stelling