I am Mountain Cat Proud to announce that Dr. Andrew Rose, associate professor of civil engineering technology, has been awarded the President’s Award for Teaching Excellence.
We are fortunate to have a person of Dr. Rose’s caliber and dedication as a member of our UPJ faculty. By serving his students with his time and talents, Dr. Rose is shaping and preparing them for the real world.
Dr. Rose was recognized for his engaging manner in and outside the classroom, his ability to convey complex ideas through memorable and practical demonstration, his deep knowledge of his subject matter, and his professionalism.
Dr. Rose received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering from the University of Connecticut and doctorate from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He began his career at UPJ in 1999 and teaches courses in University Scholarship, as well as upper level Civil Engineering Technology courses in the areas of structural steel design, soils engineering, foundation design, concrete design, and advanced structures. He has served as the head of the Civil Engineering Technology department for three years.