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Pittsburgh Business Times recognizes four Swanson School faculty with 2016 Energy Leadership Awards

PITTSBURGH (March 29, 2016) ... Four faculty members from the University of Pittsburgh's Swanson School of Engineering were selected as winners of the 2016 Energy Leadership Awards, presented by the Pittsburgh Business Times.

The program honors individuals who have paved the way for the vibrant growth of the Pittsburgh region's energy sector and recognizes outstanding performance in the western Pennsylvania energy industry, from academia and industry to policy and research. The recipients will be recognized at the Business Times' Energy Gala, Thursday, May 26 at the Southpointe Hilton Garden Inn. 

The recipients include:

Robert EnickRobert Enick, PhD, NETL RUA Faculty Fellow, Bayer Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Joel-HaightJoel Haight, PhD, P.E., Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering and Director of the Safety Engineering Program

Sanchez, DavidDavid Sanchez, PhD, Research Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Co-Director of the Pitt/RMU Energy Inventor Labs

Gotz VeserGötz Veser, PhD, Professor of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering and Associate Director of the Center for Energy


Contact: Paul Kovach