Clemson University: Engineering and Science Education

Doctoral student Denise Grant named Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) Doctoral Scholar

The Southern Regional Education Board seeks to support women and minority students pursuing a PhD with plans to become faculty members in a postsecondary institution. The program offers professional development, mentoring and financial support. Grant received a five year financial package to pursue a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, and will conduct her dissertation research under the direction of Dr. Julie Trenor in the Department of Engineering Science and Education. Grant, a registered professional engineer and Clemson alumna (B.S. 1990, M.S. 1995) is on leave from South Carolina State University, where she was an assistant professor of Civil Engineering Technology.