Liberal arts faculty member Dr. Sara Hillman hosted a Liberal Arts Research Colloquium (LARC), “A Better Way Forward for Transnational Higher Education,” with prominent applied linguistic and education scholars Dr. Peter De Costa and Dr. Awad Ibrahim.
Students in grades 9-12 from high schools across Qatar brought their ideas to life through the weeklong Qatar Invents STEM enrichment program designed to encourage innovative solutions to real-world challenges in Qatar.
Dr. Marwan Khraisheh will join the Texas A&M at Qatar faculty in April as the new chair of the Mechanical Engineering Program, succeeding Dr. Ibrahim Hassan who has led the program since September 2019.
Aggie engineering students will participate in Invent for the Planet 2020, a 48-hour intensive design experience that engages students at different universities around the world on a single weekend to solve high-impact, global problems.
The Center for Teaching and Learning offered eight engineering enrichment short courses to 105 Texas A&M at Qatar students at the end of the fall 2019 semester.
Texas A&M University at Qatar professor Dr. Eyad Masad has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for his contributions to the field of infrastructure materials and systems.
Creating ethical engineers was the goal of the annual Ethics Week at Texas A&M University at Qatar, which focused on creating awareness about professional ethics and the significance of ethical behavior in the workplace and life in general.
A two-day workshop organized by electrical engineering faculty at Texas A&M University at Qatar brought together experts and practitioners from the United States, Europe and Qatar to focus on ensuring delivery of electric power in Qatar safely and reliably.
Shaik Afzal, a Ph.D. student advised by Dr. Nimir Elbashir, has received the Graduate Teaching Fellow Award from the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University’s main campus in College Station.
Dr. Tingwen Huang, a mathematics professor in the Science Program at Texas A&M University at Qatar, has been named a Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate Analytics and is one of six Texas A&M faculty members named to the list for 2019.