Professor Barclay Morrison Wins Great Teacher Award

Jun 06 2019

 

Professor Barclay Morrison is the Engineering faculty winner of the Society of Columbia Graduates’ 2019 Great Teacher Award.
 
The awards, given annually to an outstanding professor from Columbia College and Columbia Engineering respectively, are granted based on professors’ abilities to stimulate, challenge and inspire students; for their ability to make effective oral presentations; for their demonstrated interest in students and the ability to relate positively to students outside the classroom; and for their recognized standing in their respective academic disciplines. Recipients have their names inscribed on a plaque under the Teaching Lion, a sculpture by Stanley Wyatt CC’43, GSAS’47, in Butler Library.
 
 Morrison is Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University, director of the Neurotrauma and Repair Laboratory, and Vice Dean of Undergraduate Programs in the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science.