Dr. Richard M. Felder received a Distinguished Service Award from the American Society for Engineering Education’s Educational Research and Methods Division.
Felder, the Hoechst Celanese Professor Emeritus of Chemical Engineering, is co-author of the book Elementary Principles of Chemical Processes. He has authored and co-authored more than 300 papers on engineering and science education and chemical process engineering. Since 1991, he has co-directed the National Effective Teaching Institute under the auspices of the American Society for Engineering Education.
Felder earned a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the City College of New York and a doctorate in chemical engineering from Princeton University.