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Thomas Gernay, assistant professor in civil and systems engineering, has been selected for the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) 2023 Terry Peshia Early Career Faculty AwardThis award recognizes individuals who demonstrate promise in the areas of structural steel research or teaching. The award will be presented at The NASCC Steel Conference in April.

Thomas is also the 2023 recipient of the International Association for Fire Safety Science (IAFSS) Magnusson Early Career Award. This recognition is only given every three years and is awarded for meritorious achievement by members of the IAFSS who are early in their careers and have contributed a body of work that is of significance to fire safety science. The award will be presented at the International Symposium on Fire Safety Science in Japan next October.