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Medal information

The IEEE James H. Mulligan, Jr. Education Medal (formerly the IEEE Education Medal) was established in 1956 by the American Institute of Electrical Engineers and continued by the Board of Directors of IEEE. It is through this medal that IEEE recognizes the importance of the educator's contributions to the vitality, imagination, and leadership of the members of the engineering profession.

Sponsors: MathWorks; Pearson Education, Inc.; and the IEEE Life Members Fund

Presented to: An individual

Scope: For a career of outstanding contributions to education in the fields of interest of IEEE

Prize: The award consists of a gold medal, a bronze replica, a certificate, and honorarium.

Basis for Judging: Excellence in teaching and ability to inspire students; leadership in electrical engineering education through publication of course materials and writings on engineering education; leadership in the development of programs in curricula or teaching methodology; contributions to the engineering profession through research, engineering achievements, and technical papers; participating in the education activities of professional societies.

Nomination deadline: 1 July

Notification: Recipients are typically approved during the November IEEE Board of Directors meeting. Recipients and their nominators will be notified following the meeting. Then the nominators of unsuccessful candidates will be notified of the status of their nomination.

Presentation: At the annual IEEE Honors Ceremony

 
 

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Medal nomination forms

 
 

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Medal recipients

 
 

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Medal committee members

• Marwan A. Simaan, Chair
• Susan Blanchard
• Susan E. Conry
• Pierre Duhamel
• Delores M. Etter
• Urbashi Mitra
• Cheryl B. Schrader
• Werner Wiesbeck
• Fawwaz T. Ulaby

 
 

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Awards Nomination Deadlines

2013 IEEE Honors Ceremony

2013 IEEE Medal of Honor Recipient Irwin M. Jacobs