What are the qualifications for participation in FOE?

posted on 03/09/2011

Answer

Nominees should possess the following characteristics:

  1. be within 12 years of an advanced degree. If an academic nominee, those at the assistant or associate professor level benefit most from the experience. Post-docs are not eligible;
  2. have demonstrated accomplishment in engineering research and technical work with recognizable contributions to advancing the frontiers of engineering;
  3. be interested in engineering developments in other fields and able to consider how advances, techniques, and approaches in those areas relate to the nominee's own field;
  4. possess the potential to be a future leader in the US engineering endeavor.