Professor Emeritus Timothy Keener

It is with profound sadness we share with you the passing of Professor Emeritus Tim Keener on April 9, 2018.

Dr. Keener joined the faculty at the University of Cincinnati after earning his PhD in Civil Engineering from the University of Tennessee in 1982.  Throughout his career, Dr. Keener sustained a research program of international acclaim. His research covered a variety of air pollution related areas and he led a multi-disciplinary research group studying issues related to energy production.   He also held many leadership roles, including Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and Research.   He served at many levels in professional organizations and was the recipient of numerous awards.  In 2015, shortly after he retired, he won a Fulbright Fellowship and spent 6 months in Thailand, his wife’s homeland.

Dr. Keener placed his family above all else and his joy in them was evident to any who met him.  In fact, the first note on his professional CV was “PERSONAL: Married, 2 children”.  His wife, Sumana and his daughter Ploy and his son Ben were frequent topics of his conversations.  Dr. Keener had an outstanding sense of humor and he loved learning and discovery.  After his retirement in 2015, he and his wife explored extensively, whether it be a new restaurant in Cincinnati or the mountains of New Zealand.  He was an extraordinary person and will be greatly missed by all of us.  Many of us will especially miss his singing in the office suite.

Please consider a charitable gift to the Professor Emeritus Timothy Keener Scholarship Fund.

 
Donation Information
$50.00
$100.00
$250.00
$500.00
$1,000.00
$    
Additional Information
Type of gift:
Billing Information
*
*
*
Address type:
*
*
*
*
*
Email type:
Email: *
Payment Information
*
*
  *
*
help *

How to Give

Select your donation amount and complete all required Additional Information, Billing Information and Payment Information fields.

You can specify your gift as a one-time donation or a recurring monthly contribution after you have selected the donation amount and fund. Monthly gifts will be charged on the 1st and 15th day of each month.

If you would like to make your gift In Honor Of or In Tribute To an individual, please provide those special instructions in the provided text box.

Once all information has been entered, click Donate Now to make your gift.

If you would like to make a gift to another fund at UC or UC Health, please visit uc.edu/give.

  • fpoAvatar

    You Make a Difference

    I really don't know where I'd be without scholarship support. I want to thank all of our donors for making it possible for me to attend medical school."

    Malynda Messer, College of Medicine

  • fpoAvatar

    You Make a Difference

    As a scholarship recipient, I want donors to know that one person can make a difference. And I'm grateful someone did."

    Alexia Gaines, College of Engineering and Applied Science

  • fpoAvatar

    You Make a Difference

    Fundraising efforts on behalf of the Ohio Innocence Project played a huge part in freeing Ricky Jackson, who spent nearly 40 years in prison for a crime he did not commit."

    Mark Godsey, College of Law, Ohio Innocence Project

Your support of UC and UC Health can write the next piece of history.

UC Firsts

Cooperative
Education,
Developed in 1906

Ready to Invest in Another UC First?

1895-1905

Through Jacob
Hoffner’s estate to
the city, UC received
statues of two lions,
“Mick and Mack.”

Ready To Leave Your Mark on UC?
Choose an area of support today.

UC Among "Nation's Best"

Top For
Undergraduate
Education For
7th Straight Year

Princeton Review, "The Best 379 Colleges"
2015 Edition

You can change lives at UC and UC Health.
Make a gift today!

Invest in our talented people, outstanding research, academic programs, beautiful campus and more.

 

Give Now