Matilde Sánchez-Peña and partners will study why, despite 20 years of investment, woman make up only 20% of engineering students and tenure-track faculty.
Moore will assume the role on Sept. 1. She follows the leadership of Rajan Batta, who will continue to serve as associate dean for faculty affairs and recognition.
Students are the first to receive a BS in Engineering Science since the program relaunched in 2021.
Awards acknowledge and provide system-wide recognition for consistently superior professional achievement and the ongoing pursuit of excellence.
The largest class in school history, newest department graduates first cohort, and new doctorate awarded for first time.