Errol Aspevig Award for Outstanding Academic Leadership: 2014 recipient
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science
Dr. Fang has been an outstanding member of Ryerson faculty since 1993. During his career, he has made significant contributions to engineering education at Ryerson University. Professor Fang has been pivotal in creating new graduate programs not only in engineering, but in conjunction with the applied sciences and management disciplines, revising undergraduate curriculum and creating new undergraduate programs for the Faculty and outside of it. His leadership has also been integral to the development of of the Master’s program that began in 2001 in four engineering disciplines and the PhD program in Mechanical Engineering, implemented in 2004. As a leader he embodies mentorship, as he pays exceptional attention to the growth and well being of his faculty and students. He not only develops exceptional education at Ryerson, but Ryerson’s future leaders as well.