Topic: Sharon L. Wood

Race is On for Best Solar Car of 2014

July 10, 2014

Beginning Monday, July 14, the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin will host the nation's two biggest collegiate solar car races the Formula Sun Grand Prix and the American Solar Challenge.

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UT Engineer Named Dean of Cockrell School

May 30, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas  Sharon L. Wood has been named the ninth dean of the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin. A professor of structural engineering and an expert on the earthquake response of concrete structures, Wood has served as interim dean since October 2013 and will assume the post permanently Sept. 1.

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ConocoPhillips Donates More Than $1 Million to The University of Texas at Austin

May 16, 2014

ConocoPhillips continued its commitment to funding higher education at The University of Texas at Austin yesterday with a contribution of $1.185 million.

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Earthquake Researcher, Engineering Administrator Appointed Interim Dean of Cockrell School

Sept. 4, 2013

AUSTIN, Texas Sharon L. Wood has been appointed interim dean of the Cockrell School of Engineering.

Wood, a structural engineer and chair of the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, will assume her new role Oct. 1. She replaces Gregory L. Fenves, who will become the university's new executive vice president and provost next month.

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Tower Shines for National Academies Inductees

May 7, 2013
Tower Shines for National Academies Inductees

Five university professors and two alumni have been inducted into three national academies. May 7 the Tower glows orange in their honor.

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