Richard Lyles Wins Chi Epsilon Teaching Award

June 7, 2011

Richard Lyles, professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, received the 2011 James M. Robbins Excellence in Teaching Award from Chi Epsilon, the national civil engineering honor society. The plaque was presented to Lyles on April 27, 2011, by Christopher Dean, president of MSU’s chapter of Chi Epsilon.

From left to right: Richard Lyles, professor of civil and environmental engineering, recipient of the 2011 James M. Robbins Excellence in Teaching Award from Chi Epsilon, the national civil engineering honor society; Gilbert Baladi, professor of civil and environmental engineering and faculty adviser to the MSU student chapter of Chi Epsilon; Christopher Dean, president of MSU’s student chapter of Chi Epsilon; and Thomas Wolff, Chi Epsilon Great Lakes District Councillor and National Marshal, and associate dean for engineering undergraduate studies in MSU’s College of Engineering.