Northrop Grumman Prize for Excellence in Teaching

The Northrop Grumman Prize for Excellence in Teaching is awarded to an EAS professor or lecturer who demonstrates, in the broadest sense, unusual ability, creativity, and innovation in undergraduate and graduate classroom or laboratory teaching.

NG Teaching Prize winners


2018

Beverley J. McKeon Beverley J. McKeon
Recognized for a commitment to introducing a wide range of students to experimental methods (through Ae104 and Ae251), and for a dynamic and colorful approach that makes difficult subjects easy to comprehend. Learn more



2017

Christopher Umans Christopher Umans
Recognized for excellence in teaching a popular introductory theory course (CS21), and for a crisp and entertaining lecture style that brings everyone along through challenging, mathematical material. Learn more


2016

P.P. Vaidyanathan P.P. Vaidyanathan
Recognized for a career-long dedication to superb teaching of the signals and systems courses (EE111 and EE112), and for lecturing with clarity, humor and great effectiveness. Learn more