New Pruitt Family Endowed Faculty Fellowships Awardees

The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering is proud to announce the awardees of the 2023-2026 Pruitt Family Endowed Faculty Fellowships to recognize talented junior faculty!

Congratulations to:

  • Dr. Ruogu Fang, associate professor
  • Dr. Sarah Furtney, instructional assistant professor & undergraduate coordinator
  • Dr. Jennifer Nichols, assistant professor

The Pruitt Family Endowed Faculty Fellowships was established through the generosity of Dr. J. Crayton Pruitt, Sr. Criteria for the selection were excellence in teaching and research, as evidenced by strong teaching evaluations required, as well as elective BME courses, research mentorship of BME Ph.D. and BS students, prestigious external research recognitions including major publications, awards and or grants. The appointment is for a one-time, three-year term.

Congratulations to Drs. Fang, Furtney, and Nichols!