Civil Engineering
at Kansas State University

Copyright © 2005 Civil Engineering at Kansas State University

Civil Engineering at Kansas State University

Awards & Honors

Achieved by Sunanda Dissanayake

Graduate Faculty Award (Selected by the CE Graduate Student Council), Department of Civil Engineering, Kansas State University, 2008.

Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Civil Engineering, Kansas State University, 2008.

NSF ADVANCE Seminar Series Award to host Prof. Elizabeth Jones, University of Nebraska Lincoln, as a guest speaker, Seminar on May 7, 2008.

Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Civil Engineering, Kansas State University, 2007.

Making a Difference Award, Women in Engineering and Sciences Program, Kansas State University, October 2007.

Assistant Mentor for the ExCEED (Excellence in Civil Engineering Education), July 13-19, 2007, University of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona.

Rotary Teaching Scholar Award, Visiting Professor at University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, Summer 2006.

NSF ADVANCE Seminar Series Award, 2006, to host Prof. Priyantha Jayawickrama, Texas Tech University, as a guest speaker, Seminar on October 12, 2006.

NSF ADVANCE Seminar Series Award, 2005, to host Prof. Nick Stamatiadis, University of Kentucky, as a guest speaker, Seminar on May 4, 2006.

NSF ADVANCE Seminar Series Award, 2004, to host Prof. Tom Urbanik, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, as a guest speaker, Seminar on Sept. 1, 2004.

Faculty Development Award, Fall 2003, Spring 2005, Fall 2006.

KSU Mentoring Fellowship for Women and Minorities in the Sciences and Engineering, 2003.

FSITE Annual Meeting, Nov. 3-5, 1999, Tallahassee, Florida, Past Presidents Awards, Second Prize in the Student Paper Competition.

Fellow of the Southeastern Transportation Center (STC), 1997-1999.

FSITE Annual Meeting, Nov. 5-6, 1998, Fort Myers, Florida, Past Presidents Awards, Second Prize in the Student Paper Competition.

DAAD Scholarship Recipient, Offered by the German government to outstanding Sri-Lankans to study abroad, Masters Program, AIT, 1991.