Educator nationally honored

AUSTIN, Texas — Dr. J.D. (Bob) Seader of the Draper 8th Ward, Draper Utah Corner Canyon Stake, was honored this month by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) with the Warren K. Lewis Award for Contributions to Chemical Engineering Education. The award, sponsored by ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Company, was presented here during the annual meeting for the American Institute of Chemical Engineers. Dr. Seader, a professor emeritus of chemical engineering at the University of Utah, was the joint-recipient with Dr. Warren D. Seider of the University of Pennsylvania.

Dr. Seader recently retired from the University of Utah after a 40-year career of award-winning teaching and distinguished research.