COLLOQUIUM: Indomitable Innovators: Pioneers in Engineering Education Research at Purdue

Event Date: November 14, 2013
Time: 3:30pm
Location: Kurtz Atrium, Armstrong Hall

As our school celebrates its 10th anniversary in the 2013-14 academic year, we’re pleased to offer this look back at the scholars and researchers from the 1950s onward who helped lay the foundation for the thriving discipline of engineering education and the School of Engineering Education at Purdue. Before and after the colloquium, you will also have the opportunity to view the first public showing of Transforming Engineering Education Through Scholarship and Research, a video celebrating the mission and impact of the School of Engineering Education in its 10th year.


John Lindenlaub, Professor Emeritus, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Phillip Wankat, Clifton L. Lovell Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering and Engineering Education

Frank Oreovicz, Education Specialist in Communication in Chemical Engineering (Retired)


David Radcliffe, Kamyar Haghighi Head, School of Engineering Education

Recorded video by William LeBold, Professor Emeritus of Engineering, Director of Educational Research and Information Systems

In the spirit of its pioneering, boundary-crossing Interdisciplinary Engineering program, the School of Engineering Education has created the Interdisciplinary Engineering Colloquium to bring together speakers to discuss a topical subject, inviting perspectives from fields including engineering, the humanities and social sciences, and education.

Sponsored by the Professor Bruce Johnson Graduate Education Fund in the School of Engineering Education.