Engineering Education Faculty

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Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty

Robin Adams
Professor of Engineering Education; Director of Engineering Education Undergraduate Degree Programs

Research: Design thinking and learning; Interdisciplinary thinking (investigating what it means to work at the interface between disciplines); Design of interdisciplinary learning environments; Strategies for connecting research on learning and teaching practice
ARMS 1339
(765) 496-3267
rsadams@purdue.edu
Edward Berger
Interim Head, Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Teaching with technology; Assessment of technology interventions; Non-cognitive factors and their role in student success; Discipline-based engineering education research
ARMS 1327
(765) 496-0193
bergere@purdue.edu
Sean Brophy
Associate Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Adaptive expertise; Reasoning with mathematics and models; Conceptual change using simulations; Technology supported learning environments; Designing assessment for learning
ARMS 1309
(765) 496-3316
sbrophy@purdue.edu
Kirsten Davis
Assistant Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Global engineering programs; Experiential learning; Systems thinking; Professional skills development
Jennifer DeBoer
Associate Professor of Engineering Education

Research: International engineering education; Education and economic development; Educational technology; Online learning; Quantitative research methods
ARMS
(765) 496-0195
deboerj@purdue.edu
Kerrie Douglas
Associate Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Evaluation of open online engineering courses; Rationale and evidence to justify assessment uses; Fair assessment of minority groups in engineering; Assessment as means of learning in engineering design contexts
ARMS
(765) 494-6932
douglask@purdue.edu
Audeen Fentiman
Crowley Family Professor in Engineering Education

Research: First year engineering curriculum design; Recruitment and retention of engineering students from underrepresented groups; P-12 curriculum modification leading to greater interest in and better preparation for the study of engineering; Graduate education reform; Radioactive waste management; Environmental risk assessment
ARMS 1231
(765) 494-7781
fentiman@purdue.edu
Justin Hess
Assistant Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Designing and implementing pedagogical methods to enhance engineering students’ ethical development, with a focus on ethical sensitivity, ethical reasoning, and care; Exploring the functional role of empathy in engineering design, ethics, and innovation; and Synthesizing the influence of societal and individual worldviews on decision-making
Morgan Hynes
Associate Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Diversity and Inclusion in Engineering
Humanistic Engineering
Pre-college Engineering Education
Engineering Design
Brent Jesiek
Professor

Research: Historical and social studies of engineering, engineering education, and computing; Global engineering education; Engineering ethics and social responsibility.
ARMS 1313
bjesiek@purdue.edu
Alejandra Magana Deleon
Professor of Engineering Education; University Faculty Scholar, Computer and Information Technology
Joyce Main
Associate Professor

Research: Student persistence and outcomes; advising and mentoring; women in science and engineering; global engineering; social stratification; higher education; education policy
ARMS
(765) 496-6052
jmain@purdue.edu
Muhsin Menekse
Associate Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Students' learning of complex tasks and concepts in engineering and science; Verbal interactions in collaborative learning settings (e.g., teams, small groups); Metacognition, reflection, and learning; Technology enhanced learning environments
Khairiyah Mohd Yusof
Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Managing change focusing on students' and instructors' transition towards learner centric environment; Faculty development on supporting scholarly practice; Course and instructional design for deep learning. problem-solving and conation; Cooperative Problem-based Learning and Project-Based Learning; Engineering Education from the global perspective
ARMS
(765) 496-4303
khairiya@purdue.edu
Tamara Moore
Professor, Purdue University Faculty Scholar

Research: How engineering and engineering thinking promote learning in K-12 mathematics and science classrooms/higher-ed engineering classrooms through the paradigm of STEM integration; Support STEM integration pedagogies through curriculum development and teacher professional development; Mathematical modeling as a means for STEM integration
WANG 4547
(765) 496-9030
tamara@purdue.edu
Jason Morphew
Assistant Professor

Research: Self-Regulated Learning and Metacognition; Embodied cognition and conceptual understanding in engineering and science; Educational technology and online learning; Assessment to enhance student learning.
William Oakes
Assistant Dean for Experiential Learning
Director, EPICS Program

Research: Service learning in engineering education; Impact of cognitive and non-cognitive variables on student persistence; Design in engineering education
ARMS 1211
(765) 494-3892
oakes@purdue.edu
Matthew Ohland
Associate Head of Engineering Education; Dale and Suzi Gallagher Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Large-scale longitudinal studies of engineering student pathways; Team formation, education, and management CATME MIDFIELD
DUDL 3528
(765) 496-1316
ohland@purdue.edu
Alice Pawley
Professor

Research: Gender and race in engineering education; feminist science and technology studies; underrepresented students and faculty in engineering; feminist theory; critical race theory; intersectionality theory; institutional structure and inequality; social justice in engineering and engineering education; broadening participation in engineering education
ARMS 1325
(765) 496-1209
apawley@purdue.edu
Senay Purzer
Associate Head of Graduate Programs; Professor of Engineering Education

Research: Design education and assessment at the intersection of critical thinking and creative thinking.
WANG 4545
(765) 496-1684
purzer@purdue.edu

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Professors of Engineering Practice

Syed Ahmad Helmi Syed Hassan
Professor of Engineering Practice

Research: Complex Problem Solving, Engineering Design, Academic Change Management, and Student-Centred Learning, especially focusing on Team-based, Project-based, and Problem-based Learning methodologies
Ruth Wertz
Assistant Professor of Engineering Practice
Mohamad Zbib
Associate Professor of Engineering Practice
ARMS 1348
(765) 496-9606
mzbib@purdue.edu

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Visiting Faculty

Beatriz Galarza Tohen
Visiting Assistant Professor
Robert Loweth
Visiting Assistant Professor
Amena Shermadou
Visiting Assistant Professor

Research: Muslim experiences in engineering; counterstorytelling methodologies; hidden curriculum; intersectional and decolonial perspectives; identity and belonging in engineering; engineering in MENA regions

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Lecturers

Jeannete Aguilar
Senior Lecturer

Research: Modeling, control, and estimation of dynamic systems; Estimation and control of systems with friction phenomena
Jacqueline Handley
Limited Term Lecturer
Mac McFall
Senior Lecturer
DUDL 3rd Floor
gmcfall@purdue.edu
Kathleen Wible
Continuing Term Lecturer

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Research Faculty

Brandon Allen
Research Assistant Professor
Melissa Dyehouse
Research Associate Professor

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Courtesy Faculty

Gary Bertoline
Distinguished Professor of Engineering; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education
Knoy Hall 150
(765) 494-2552
bertoline@purdue.edu
Brenda Capobianco
Professor of Science Education, Department of Curriculum and Instruction; Affiliated Faculty in Women's Studies; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education
ARMS
(765) 494-9635
bcapo@purdue.edu
Nathalie Duval-Couetil
Professor, Department of Technology, Leadership and Innovation; Director, Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program; Associate Director, Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education

Research: Multidisciplinary entrepreneurship education; Environments and conditions that foster entrepreneurial activity among students; Educational program evaluation and assessment; Women and leadership; Market and technology assessment
MRGN 220E
(765) 494-7068
natduval@purdue.edu
S. Selcen Guzey
Assistant Professor of Science Education, Departments. of Curriculum and Instruction and of Biological Sciences; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education

Research: Integration of engineering into K-12 science classrooms; Influences of integrated STEM education approaches on student achievement and interest; Effective integrated STEM teaching approaches; Life STEM Education
Eric Holloway
Professor of Engineering Practice, School of Mechanical Engineering; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education

Research: The professional formation of students and engineers for practice; the impacts of faculty, undergraduate, and graduate students who interact with industry; the social and cultural contexts of engineering disciplines and research experiences; designing and implementing assessments of learning and professional development experiences.
Leah Jamieson
Ransburg Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, John A. Edwardson Dean Emerita of Engineering; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education
MSEE 242
(765) 494-3653
lhj@purdue.edu
Stephanie Masta
Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education

Research: Indigenous education; Brown and Black student experiences in educational settings; marginalization in engineering; qualitative research methods; autoethnography
Sharra Vostral
Associate Professor of History; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education

Research: Gender & Technology; Gender & medicine; Material Culture; 20th century US popular culture
UNIV 120
(765) 494-4132
svostral@purdue.edu
Carla Zoltowski
Associate Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education

Research: Professional formation of engineers; Diversity and inclusion in engineering; Design thinking and learning; Engineering ethics
ARMS 1217
(765) 494-2382
cbz@purdue.edu

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Adjunct Faculty

Monica Cox
Adjunct Associate Professor
ARMS 1329
(614) 247-8953
cox.1192@osu.edu
Allison Godwin
Adjunct Associate Professor
Michael Loui
Adjunct Professor

Research: Motivation and persistence in engineering students; Identity development and affective outcomes; Ethics in engineering and computing
ARMS 1331
mloui@purdue.edu
Donna Riley
Adjunct Professor
ARMS 1317
riley@purdue.edu

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Emeritus Faculty

David Radcliffe
Kamyar Haghighi Head and Epistemology Professor Emeritus of Engineering Education

Research: Interdisciplinary research methods in engineering education; Design thinking and engineering knowledge creation; Engineering design and design management in industry; Sustainable systems design; Professional formation of engineers in practice
ARMS 1317
(765) 494-3884
dradcliffe@purdue.edu
Karl Smith
Professor Emeritus of Cooperative Learning

Research: Building rigorous research capabilities in engineering education. The role of cooperation in learning and design. Teamwork. Project and knowledge management and leadership.
ARMS 1313
(612) 210-7915
smith511@purdue.edu
Ruth Streveler
Professor Emerita of Engineering Education

Research: How students learn engineering; Difficult concepts in science and engineering Student misconceptions; Conducting rigorous research in engineering education
Phillip Wankat
Clifton L. Lovell Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Chemical Engineering and Professor Emeritus of Engineering Education

Research: Improving engineering education and separation processes.
ARMS 1215
(765) 494-0814
wankat@purdue.edu

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