Jackson State University professor Pao-Chiang Yuan has been selected one of four awardees of the 2009 ATMAE (the Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering) Outstanding Professor of Industrial Technology Award.
The ATMAE University Division leadership chose Yuan as the recipient of the award for Region 3, which encompasses the southeastern United States. Yuan received his award during the 2009 ATMAE Annual Conference held Nov. 10-14 at the Hyatt Regency in Louisville, Ky.
Yuan is a coordinator of the Master of Hazardous Materials Management program in the Department of Technology at Jackson State’s College of Science, Engineering, and Technology.
The ATMAE gives accreditation to technology programs across the United States. The association was previously called National Association of Industrial Technology.