Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Pines Elected to Engineering Deans Council Board

Pines Elected to Engineering Deans Council Board

Clark School Dean Darryll Pines.
Clark School Dean Darryll Pines.

Clark School Dean Darryll Pines has been elected to serve on the Engineering Deans Council (EDC) Executive Board.

The EDC is one of the leadership organizations of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), a non-profit organization which brings together engineering educators from all of the engineering and engineering technology fields to collaborate on solutions to promote excellence in instruction, research, public service, and practice.

The EDC sponsors an annual colloquium to review public policy issues that affect engineering education and encourages engineering deans to communicate with their congressional delegations regarding these issues. The public policy issues range from economic development and the engineering workforce, to support of federal agencies such as the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health and the Department of Defense. The council also supports a yearly dean's institute that focuses on issues such as curriculum development, enrollment and retention, diversity, faculty collaboration with industry and the globalization of engineering education.

April 4, 2011


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Alumnus Peng Qiu Granted Tenure at Georgia Tech

Electrically Controllable Optical Materials for Solar Sails Featured on Cover of Advanced Optical Materials 

UMD Transportation Experts to Evaluate Economic Benefits of Infrastructure Investments

Alumnus Iyad Tarazi Presents “Managing your Destiny” at IEEE Leadership Seminar

Alumnus Aswin Sankaranarayanan wins NSF CAREER Award

UMD Pushes Beyond Line of Sight to Map Impacts of Traditional Farming in Belize

TRX Systems to Exhibit at NSF's The Arc of Science in Washington, DC

Alumnus Serban Sabau wins NSF CAREER Award for network research

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts