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Dr. Shanon M. Reckinger

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
o: Bannow Science Center Rm 106
p: x2527
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Sigma Xi Honors Society, Fairfield University Chapter, Faculty Full Member, Inducted - Spring/2014

Clare Boothe Luce Professor, Fall/2012-Present

Invited participant of ASAP “Advancing the Careers of Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics at Predominantly Undergraduate Institutions through the Professional Networks” – a nationwide, NSF-funded network of female university professors at teaching institutions in the STEM disciplines, Spring 2011-Present


Best Paper in the Mechanical Engineering Division for the American Society of Engineering Education National Conference,  June/2014

Wayne Beattie Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award, CU GEARS (Symposium), March/2011

University of Colorado at Boulder, Mechanical Engineering Department Graduate Teaching Award, March/2010

Thomas and Brenda Geers Graduate Fellowship – Fall/2008, Fall/2009, Fall/2010


National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship – Honorable Mention - Spring/2008


Los Alamos National Lab Research Visit Travel Funding – August/2014

Pre-tenure Sabbatical Leave, Fairfield University one semester teaching release – Fall/2014

Whole Foods Sponsorship, Fairfield University, Senior Design Project (SpinLeaf) – Spring/2014

Campus Sustainability Grant, Fairfield University, Senior Design Project (Rainwater Harvester)– Fall/2012

National Science Foundation - U.S.-Switzerland Doctoral Dissertation Enhancement Project Award – Winter/2008


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