Faculty Awards and Honors
“Rajit Manohar receives Ruth and Joel Spira Outstanding Teaching Award”
Rajit Manohar, Associate Professor receives the Ruth and Joel Spira Outstanding Teaching Award in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2009. This award is presented annually to a faculty member who has made extraordinary efforts in teaching.
Manohar has taught a variety of courses in the School. ECE/CS 314 - Computer Organization, ECE 571 - Asynchronous VLSI Design, ECE 474 - Digital VLSI, ECE 697 - Topics in Computer Systems, ECE 320 - Systems and Networks, ECE 475 - Computer Architecture, ECE 439/539 - VLSI Digital System Design and ECE 308 - Fundamentals of Computer Engineering.
The theme from Professor Manohar student evaluations comment on his excellent lecture style, his preparedness and that he takes the time to connect with the students and make sure that they understand the topic before moving on.
In addition to teaching, Manohar serves on various School, College and University committees. He is currently the Director of Graduate Studies for Electrical and Computer Engineering.