Engineering Education Directory - by Administrative Area

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
Brandon Allen
Research Assistant Professor
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
Gary Bertoline
Distinguished Professor of Engineering; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education
Kyler Blowers
Assistant Professor of Practice, SOE
Advisor/Major Professor: Joyce Main and Matthew Ohland
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
Brenda Capobianco
Professor of Science Education, Department of Curriculum and Instruction; Affiliated Faculty in Women's Studies; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education
Monica Cox
Adjunct Associate Professor
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
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
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
Melissa Dyehouse
Research Associate Professor
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
Beatriz Galarza Tohen
Visiting Assistant Professor
Allison Godwin
Adjunct Associate Professor
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
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
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.
Morgan Hynes
Associate Professor
Research: Diversity and Inclusion in Engineering
Humanistic Engineering
Pre-college Engineering Education
Engineering Design
Leah Jamieson
Ransburg Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, John A. Edwardson Dean Emerita of Engineering; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education
Brent Jesiek
Professor
Research: Historical and social studies of engineering, engineering education, and computing; Global engineering education; Engineering ethics and social responsibility.
Michael Loui
Adjunct Professor
Research: Motivation and persistence in engineering students; Identity development and affective outcomes; Ethics in engineering and computing
Robert Loweth
Visiting Assistant Professor
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Mary Pilotte
Professor Emerita of Practice of Engineering Education
Research: engineering culture and professional practice; generational knowledge transfer; person-thing orientations in engineering; neurodiversity in engineering classrooms and practice.
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.
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
Donna Riley
Adjunct 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
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.
Rena Sterrett
Senior Project Manager, Scale K-12
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
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
Li Tan
Visiting Assistant Professor
Sharra Vostral
Associate Professor of History; Courtesy Faculty of Engineering Education
Research: Gender & Technology; Gender & medicine; Material Culture; 20th century US popular culture
Phillip Wankat
Clifton L. Lovell Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Chemical Engineering and Professor Emeritus of Engineering Education
Research: Improving engineering education and separation processes.
Ruth Wertz
Assistant Professor of Engineering Practice
Mohamad Zbib
Associate Professor of Engineering Practice
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

Postdoctoral Professionals

David Evenhouse
ENE Temporary Research
Alison Kerr
Post Doctoral Research Associate
Heather Perkins
Post Doctoral Research Assistant
Fredy Rodriguez
ENE Temporary Research

Academic Advisors

Jeffrey Chase
First-Year Engineering Academic Advisor
Sarah Ehrlich
First-Year Engineering Academic Advisor
Elena Fine
First-Year Engineering Academic Advisor
Anne Jarrard
Senior First-Year Engineering Academic Advisor
Lisa Jones
Senior First-Year Engineering Academic Advisor
Daniel Koehl
First-Year Engineering Academic Advisor
Prudence Miller
Assistant Director, First-Year Engineering Academic Advising
Jeffrey Myers
Lead First-Year Engineering Academic Advisor
Curt Oechsle
Director, First-Year Engineering Advising
Katy Panozzo
Senior First-Year Engineering Academic Advisor
Christine Pekny
Interdisciplinary Engineering Studies and Multidisciplinary Engineering Programs Advisor
Tracy Thoennes
First-Year Engineering Academic Advisor

Professional Staff

Jeannete Aguilar
Senior Lecturer
Research: Modeling, control, and estimation of dynamic systems; Estimation and control of systems with friction phenomena
Susan Budreau
Senior Director of Development College of Engineering
Anne Delion
Instructional Support Coordinator
Cindey Hays
Administrative Assistant to the Head
Angela Hoover
Instructional Support Coordinator
Isabel Jimenez-Useche
Assistant Head, First-Year Engineering Program
Research: How to better teach and learn engineering in multicultural educational environments
Russell Long
Managing Director, Midfield
Kory Pritchett
Instructional Support Coordinator
Tina Putz
Graduate Program Manager
Jeanine Shannon
Communications Director
Nicole Towner
FYE Director of Operations
Kathleen Wible
Continuing Term Lecturer
Lauren Wiley
Associate Instructional Support Coordinator

Business Office Staff

Clerical Staff

Michele Bassett
Administrative Assistant
Loretta McKinniss
Administrative Assistant

Graduate Students

Tabe Abane
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Senay Purzer
Asem Aboelzahab
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Robin Adams
Imani Adams
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Tamara Moore
Shauna Adams
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Kerrie Douglas
Hassan Al Yagoub
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Matt Ohland
Joreen Arigye
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Senay Purzer and Ale Magana
Lexy Arinze
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Kirsten Davis
Junior Bennett
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Jason Morphew
Nrupaja Sunil Bhide
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Jennifer DeBoer
Bray Bonner
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Ed Berger and Ale Magana
Virginia Booth Womack
Graduate Student; also Director of the Minority Engineering Program
Advisor/Major Professor: Alice Pawley and Stephanie Masta (Zywicki)
Cloris Chen
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Robin Adams and Kirsten Davis
Neha Choudhary
PhD Candidate
Advisor/Major Professor: Brent Jesiek and William Oakes
Research: Dissertation proposal - "International Service Learning Partnerships: Motivations, Exceptions and Outcomes"
Fabiola Clayton
Graduate Research Assistant
Advisor/Major Professor: Brent Jesiek
Herman Clements
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Allison Godwin
Jorge Cristancho
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Ale Magana
Anyerson Cuervo Basurto
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Ed Berger
Nicholas Dang
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Muhsin Menekse
Tram Dang
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Joyce Main
Srinivas Mohan Dustker
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: William Oakes
Barbara Fagundes
PhD Candidate
Advisor/Major Professor: Tamara Moore
Yash Ajay Garje
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Morgan Hynes
Rachel Gehr
Graduate Research Assistant
Advisor/Major Professor: Kerrie Douglas
Adrian Gentry
Graduate Research Assistant
Advisor/Major Professor: Kerrie Douglas
Andrew Gray
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Justin Hess
Beata Johnson
PhD Candidate
Advisor/Major Professor: Joyce Main
Research: Dissertation proposal - "The Influence of Engineering Students’ Extracurricular Involvement on Career Aspirations and Professional Development"
Azizi Jones Penn
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Tamara Moore and Kerrie Douglas
Siddhant Joshi
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Kirsten Davis
Fadhla Junus
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Sean Brophy
Kevin Kaufman-Ortiz
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Allison Godwin
Eunhye Kim
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Robin Adams and Senay Purzer
Jiwon Kim
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Muhsin Menekse
Brooks Leftwich
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Brent Jesiek
Tiantian Li
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Kerrie Douglas
Athena Lin
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Justin Hess
Maxell Lumbera
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Khairiyah Mohd Yusof
Eugene Mahmoud
Graduate Research Assistant
Advisor/Major Professor: Joyce Main
Benjamin Manning
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Jason Morphew
Sage Maul
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Kirsten Davis
Amirreza Mehrabi
Graduate Research Assistant
Advisor/Major Professor: Jason Morphew
Alex Muriungi
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Jennifer DeBoer
Hayaam Osman
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Matt Ohland
Sri Sowmya Panuganti
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Justin Hess
Austin Peters
Graduate Research Assistant
Advisor/Major Professor: Alice Pawley and Stephanie Masta
Leonardo Pollettini Marcos
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Kerrie Douglas
Breejha Quezada
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Tamara Moore
Darshini Render
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Brent Jesiek and Robin Adams
Jeffrey Richardson
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Senay Purzer
Elizabeth Sanders
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Justin Hess
Alfa Satya Putra
Graduate Research Assistant
Advisor/Major Professor: Muhsin Menekse
Theodore Sorg
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Alice Pawley
Lazlo Stepback
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Brent Jesiek
Alexander Struck Jannini
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Muhsin Menekse
Ben Tanay
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Kerrie Douglas
Coleman Thompson
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Kerrie Douglas
Artre Turner
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Jason Morphew and Kerrie Douglas
Cristian Vargas Ordonez
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Morgan Hynes
Diallo Wallace
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Audeen Fentiman and Tamara Moore
Siqing Wei
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Matt Ohland
Bruce Wellman
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Morgan Hynes
Elizabeth Wilkinson
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Audeen Fentiman
Anne Wrobetz
Graduate Student
Advisor/Major Professor: Kirsten Davis
Tasha Zephirin
PhD Candidate
Advisor/Major Professor: Brent Jesiek
Research: "A role of a cultural engineering organization in the engineering education experience: A case study"