Revankar selected for special COVID-19 instructional award

Shripad Revankar, professor in the School of Nuclear Engineering, has been selected by the Purdue Teaching Academy and Office of Provost as a recipient of the Award for Exceptional Teaching and Instructional Support during the COVID-19 pandemic.


The special award was developed as a way to honor the extraordinary efforts by professors and instructors and the many people who support them. The award recognizes the innovative ways that Purdue faculty, instructors and staff strived to overcome the challenges of the pandemic.

Revankar’s nominator wrote, “For NUCL 355, which is a laboratory course during COVID-19, he restructured the course to meet Purdue safety and protection guidelines. Students wear masks plus face shields in each lab and have been provided with two lecture classes, videos and class material so that they can come prepared and safely perform labs and receive maximum learning benefits.”

To see the full list of the awardees, click here.