April 23, 2020
Congratulations to Professor Charles Sing, who is being honored for his contributions to education and research. Professor Sing’s research focuses on problems in polymer physics. Professor Sing’s research informs the design of advanced materials for energy, biotechnology, consumer products, and medicine. Sing joined the University of Illinois in 2014.
Several professors have received named scholar positions from the College of LAS.
The named positions include the inaugural LAS Dean’s Distinguished Professorial Scholars, who are receiving $10,000 for teaching and research as they are promoted to full professor.
“These named scholars have been chosen for their energy, creativity, and potential in teaching and research in the College of LAS,” said Feng Sheng Hu, the Harry E. Preble Dean of the College of LAS. “They are incredible examples of the level of effort we apply to achieving academic excellence.”