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2016 Equal Employment Opportunity/Diversity Award




Dr. Magee is recognized for his work through the PREP, SHIP, and SURF programs since their respective inceptions at NIST Boulder to provide opportunities for highly qualified students from under-represented groups.  In particular, in the past year his efforts broadened the pool of students affiliated with the long-running PREP Thermodynamics Research Center research opportunity to include students from two minority-serving institutions, Metro State University and University of Colorado Denver.  He has assumed a leadership role for his division in encouraging mentoring activities and in strengthening the effectiveness of the organization by making use of the diversity among workforce personnel.


Joseph W. Magee

Chemical Engineer
Material Measurement Laboratory