Carroll B. Gambrell III
Distinguished Engineering Alumnus (1969)
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Professor of Engineering
Florida Technological University
For his reputation as an outstanding academic administrator, his many leadership roles within the American Institute of Industrial Engineers, and consultation to the Scientific Advisory Panel of the Secretary of the Army.
Outstanding Industrial Engineer (1997)
Dean Emeritus of Engineering
"My most rewarding view of engineering education has been that the curriculum must remain close to the natural sciences where knowledge is sometimes discovered for knowledge's sake - but which most often serves as the fundamental building blocks for those who wish to create something tangible and worthwhile."