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Lisa Bullard

Teaching Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies

Engineering Building I (EB1) 2012


Dr. Lisa Bullard is an Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies. She served in engineering and management positions within Eastman Chemical Company in Kingsport, TN from 1991-2000.  A faculty member at NC State since 2000, Dr. Bullard has won numerous awards, both at NC State and nationally, for both teaching and advising.  Dr. Bullard is a past Chair of the Chemical Engineering Division of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) and a current Associate Editor for Chemical Engineering Education.  Along with Richard Felder and Ron Rousseau, she is a co-author of Elementary Principles of Chemical Processes (4th edition)

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Focus Areas – Teaching and Advising Effectiveness, Academic Integrity, Chemical Engineering Instruction, and Organizational Culture


B.S., Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University (1986)
Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University (1991)

Honors and Awards

  • CBE Felder Teaching Excellence Award (2023-24)
  • NC State Provost’s Award for Excellence in Teaching (2022)
  • Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)(2021)
  • Fellow of the American Society of Engineering Education (2019)
  • Joseph J. Martin Award, presented by the Chemical Engineering Division of ASEE annually for the best paper presented at the Annual Conference) (2013, 2010, and 2008)
  • Maryellen Weimer Scholarly Work on Teaching and Learning Award (2013)
  • ASEE Southeast Section Mid-Career Teaching Award (2013)
  • NCSU Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor (2010)
  • ASEE Raymond W. Fahien Award (2010)
  • Premier Award for Engineering Education Courseware (2009)
  • NCSU Faculty Advising Award (2008)
  • National Effective Teaching Institute (NETI) Fellow (2007)
  • Named to Academy of Outstanding Teachers, NCSU Alumni Association (2005)
  • Alumni Outstanding Teacher Award, NCSU (2005)
  • George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award, NCSU College of Engineering (2005)