Robin Adams

Robin Adams

Associate Professor
Mailing Addresses
PURDUE UNIVERSITY
ARMSTRONG HALL
701 WEST STADIUM AVENUE
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN 47907-2045
Office: ARMS 1233
Phone: (765) 496-3267
Fax: (765) 494-5819

Education

Ph.D., Education, Leadership, and Policy Studies, University of Washington
M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Washington
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, California Polytechnic State University

Research Interests

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

Awards, Honors, Achievements, & Memberships

  • American Society of Engineering Education, Member
  • International Society of the Learning Sciences, Member
  • American Society of Higher Education, Member
  • American Education Research Association, Member
  • Society of Women Engineers, Member
  • Design Studies, Best Paper of the Year, 2003