Dr. Beg receives Excellence Award in teaching

December 12, 2011

Dr. Faisal Beg was one of the six faculty and staff members recognized by Dean Nimal Rajapakse and VP of Academic, Jon Driver, at the Faculty of Applied Sciences (FAS) Excellence Awards.

Superior Performance in Teaching: Dr. Mirza (Faisal) Beg, Associate Professor of Engineering Science

Dr. Beg is highly respected for his research and outstanding teaching in the Biomedical Engineering option. As one student noted: “Faisal is constantly engaging students in class. It is clear that he is genuinely interested in whether or not we learn the material. Good stuff.”

He has contributed to developing both the undergraduate and graduate curriculum. His accomplishments include creating and teaching two new courses in Biomedical Engineering; receiving consistent praise from students for his ability to explain complex ideas clearly; and participating in graduate supervision by overseeing five PhD and four MSc students.