el-farraPlease join the CHMS Department in congratulating Prof. El-Farra!  He is the latest recipient of the Child-Whitaker Professorship in Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, which recognizes a professor’s outstanding record of teaching and research.  Prof. El-Farra will hold the position for five years, during which he will continue to teach, perform research, and serve the department.  The Child-Whitaker Chair in Chemical Engineering was endowed by alumnus Jeff Child and his wife Dianne in honor of Emeritus Professor Steve Whitaker.