Meet Our 2020 Recipient
Kimberly Stroka, Assistant Professor, Fischell Department of Bioengineering, has been named the 2020 E. Robert Kent Teaching Award Junior Faculty awardee. During her time as an assistant professor, Dr. Stroka has taught multiple courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The award recognizes her outstanding teaching strategies, development of new courses and course modules including an elective on stem cell engineering, and integration of research with teaching. Dr. Stroka is invested in the teaching mission and making sure her students are successful, evident from her directorship of the BioE undergraduate honors program, her organization of a workshop to coach fellow faculty on conducting online courses during the COVID-19 transition, and in her applying for and receiving teaching grants.