Corroborating Statements by Faculty
“Dr. Majdalani has demonstrated that he is,
and will continue to be, an excellent teacher. He proved to be
one of the best, if not the best, teachers in our department at
–Dr. Nicholas J. Nigro,
Professor and Director of the Graduate Program, Mechanical
“Dr. Majdalani is the best teacher in the
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.
This is because he not only has received the highest SCOT
scores in the Department, but also he receives superlative
scores on the Exit Questionnaire that is filled out by
In addition, I received feedback from the UW (
Vikram Cariapa, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering,
“Joe has earned a well deserved reputation
for excellence in teaching and service in our college.
He has participated in the Freshman Engineering program
for several years by introducing our students to the field of
Mechanical Engineering, instructing students in constructing
logbooks and notebooks for their classes. This material is
always of immense benefit to our students as well as faculty who
eventually benefit from our students organization. Joe has also
contributed to several Open Houses in our college that become
major recruiting platforms for our college enrollment efforts.
Over the past three years I have had an opportunity to
evaluate the true effectiveness of Dr. Majdalani’s teaching
two separate years Joe has supervised Ph.D. candidates who have
been given teaching responsibilities in his department.
On these two separate occasions students came to me and
complained of the teaching abilities of these
Jon K. Jensen, Associate Dean,