LONG BEACH, Miss. – Dr. MD Sarder, assistant professor and program coordinator in Industrial Engineering Technology at The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast, has been selected as an Outstanding New Advisor Award winner in the faculty academic advising category from the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) as part of the 2011 Annual Awards Program for Academic Advising.
Sarder was selected for the award by demonstrating qualities associated with outstanding academic advising of students and for serving as an advisor for three or fewer years. The Faculty Academic Advising category includes those individuals whose primary responsibility is teaching and who spend a portion of their time providing academic advising services to students.
Award recipients were honored at the NACADA Annual Conference on Oct. 2 in Denver, Colo.
For more information about the Industrial Engineering Technology program at Southern Miss Gulf Coast, visit www.usm.edu/gulfcoast/gcscitech/construction/industrial.html.