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Krishna Pakala, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Faculty Associate for Mobile Learning, Faculty-in-Residence (Engineering and Innovation Community)
Mechanical & Biomedical Engineering
Phone: (208) 426-4005 | Fax: (208) 426-4800 | Office: GAA 105
Krishna Pakala
Accomplished, Award winning, Dynamic professional and PhD with several years of experience conducting high-level scientific research. Dedicated scholar with strong teaching experience and strategic approach to problem solving. Resourceful and versatile with excellent interpersonal skills, highly developed work ethic, effective communication and reputation for integrity. Dr. Pakala has been the recipient of the David S. Taylor Service to Students Award (04/2017) and ASEE PNW Section Outstanding Teaching Award (04/2017). He received the Golden Apple Award's honorable mention (02/2017) and was nominated for the Boise State University Foundation Scholar Award in Teaching (01/2017). He is also the recipient of the Center of Teaching and Learning's "Teaching Innovation Program" certificate (10/2016). He has been the recipient of the Department of Mechanical & Biomedical Engineering’s, “Leadership for the Engineering Tutoring Center” award (04/2016) and "Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching” award (10/2012). He received the "Golden Apple" award (02/2016). He was nominated TWICE for the College of Engineering's "Teaching Award for Excellence" (04/2015 and 04/2014). He was awarded the "Residence Life Faculty Member of the Month" by NRHH (12/2015). He was nominated for "Advisor of the Month" by NRHH (01/2015).

Media Focus - Articles

Media Focus 1: Krishna Pakala: Living Where They’re Learning

Media Focus 2: David S. Taylor Service to Students Award winner: Krishna Pakala

Media Focus 3: Krishna Pakala Receives Outstanding Teaching Award

Media Focus 4: Housing Welcomes New Faculty in Residence

Media Focus 5: Golden Apple Recipients Honored at Awards Ceremony

Media Focus 6: 2016 conference of the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) PNW Section

Media Focus 7: Living Learning Communities Promote Student Growth

Media Focus 8: M.A.G.I.C.K. Learning Technology Tool Comes to Boise State

Media Focus 9: Tutoring Center - College of Engineering

Media Focus 10: Faculty Spotlight - PeerInstruction

Media Focus 11: Evidence Based Instructional Practices

Media Focus 12: Everyday Examples in Engineering in the Classroom

Media Focus 13: E3s - ENGAGE Newsletter

Media Focus 14: Spotlight on Engineering e-Portfolios in Thermodynamics

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