AWARDS / ACADEMIC HONORS
o Recipient of the 2004 Innovator Award for Advancing Teaching with Technology Award, University of Missouri-Columbia.
o Award of Excellence, 1996 Jurors' Award. American Society of Architectural Perspectivists. Project: Rahman Residence, Dhaka, Bangladesh (built project).
o Recipient of the Teacher of the Year Award. Southern University 1994-95 Faculty Awards.
o Recipient of the College Teacher of the Year Award for Architecture. Southern University 1994-95 Faculty Awards.
o Received an International Award for the paper "Architectural Form-Organization Analysis of Sher-e-Banglanagar: A Tropical Coastal Urban Design" at Haikou International Symposium on Urban Design, Haikou, China. April 1993.
o Tau Sigma Delta; School of Architecture and Environmental Design Honors for academic excellence, 1988. Kent State University.
o International Student Award for maintaining exceptional standard of scholarship. Office of the International Student Affairs, 1988. Kent State University.
o Design-Built First Prize; Pavilion for Steel and Engineering Corporation, Industrial Fair 1980, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
o Best B. Arch. Design Thesis Award and Gold Medal; Dept. of Architecture, Bangladesh University of Engg. and Technology, 1981.
o Mohona Appreciation Award. For outstanding services and contribution to Bangladeshi communities in North America, 1997.
AWARDS FROM TAUGHT STUDIOS
o 2007 Design Communication Student Competition Award, Undergraduate Best of Design, Ball State University, Indiana. Student: Michael Miller (Southern Poly State University)
2003 Award of Distinction (top national award in architecture category)
sponsored by ACADIA Conference and Form-Z. Project: House in Layers.
Student: Aaron Senne (University of Missouri-Columbia)
o Form-Z 2001-2002 Joint Study honorable mention award for design, and 3D computer modeling-rendering (Interior Design). Student: Aaron Senne (University of Missouri-Columbia).
o Best Thesis Project Award (2007-08). (Student Choice Award, Faculty Choice Award, External Jurors Award). Southern Polytechnic State University. Student Jeremy Smith. Project 'The New Central Public Library: An Urban Unfill'.
o Best Thesis Project Award (2008-09). Southern Polytechnic State University. Student Bridget Elglass.
o Two student competition winners. Boardwalk 2001 Design Competition in St. Louis. Graduate student David Sanderson and undergraduate student Mark Stegeman (University of Missouri-Columbia).
o Second prize for black and white drawing. Student Competition; 6th Annual Conference on Design Communication Association, University of Arizona, Tucson. Jan. 02-05, 1994. Student: Sean Turner (Southern University / Graphic presentation course).
First and second prize for design excellence. Student competition sponsored
by National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA), 1993. First
prize: Rogee Clark, Second prize: Anthony Cummings (Southern University
/ 3rd yr. design studio)
PUBLISHED STUDENT WORK FROM TAUGHT STUDIOS
ACSA News, 2008. Computer 3D images of two projectsfrom taught studios
o Mizzou Magic, Fall 2002 issue (pages 12 & 13). Cover story titled Virtual Architecture: The Nuts, Bolts and Microchips of Buildings.
ACSA News, May 2002 issue (volume ). Featured four computer modelled
images from two design studio projects.
o Form•Z Joint Study Publication. 3D computer models. 2001-2002 academic year issue. 2000-2001 academic year issue, page 88 and 17. 1999-00 academic year issue, Page 92. 1996-97 academic year issue, Page 68.
o Several student projects were published in the book, Architectural Drawing: A Visual Compendium of Types and Methods, by Rendow Yee. John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2002 edition and 1997 edition.
o ACSA News, December 1994 issue (volume 24, Number 4, pages 16, 17, 18 and 19). Featured three design projects from third year design studio.