Purdue Engineering Strategic Plan

The Engineering Leadership Team Roster

Chaired by the dean, the Engineering Leadership Team membership includes all school and division heads, the dean’s cabinet, directors of the Global Engineering Program and the Engineering Professional Education Program, and the chairs of the dean’s Faculty Advisory Committee and the Junior Faculty council.

Current Membership

Leah H. Jamieson
Leadership Team Chair, John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering, Ransburg Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

William Anderson
Director of Global Engineering Program / Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics

David Bahr
Head and Professor, Materials Engineering

Anil Bajaj
Head of Mechanical Engineering / Alpha P Jamison Professor Of Engineering

Venkataramanan Balakrishnan
Associate Dean of Engineering for Research, Interim Head and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Vincent Bralts
Associate Dean of Engineering for Resource Planning and Management, Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

David Carmichael
Director of Information Technology

Melba Crawford
Interim Associate Dean of Engineering for Research; Director Laboratory for Applications of Remote Sensing; Professor of Agronomy, Civil, and Electrical and Computer Engineering, Chair of Excellence in Earth Observation

Abhijit Deshmukh
James J. Solberg Head of Industrial Engineering Professor of Industrial Engineering

Jason Dietz
Director Of Financial Affairs Coe

Bernard Engel
Head and Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Audeen Fentiman
Associate Dean of Engineering for Graduate Education and Interdisciplinary Program, Professor of Nuclear Engineering

Robert Frosch
Associate Dean of Engineering for Resource Planning and Management/Professor of Civil Engineering

Rao Govindaraju
Bowen Head of Civil Engineering/Christopher B Burke Professor of Civil Engineering

Dale Harris
Executive Director of Engineering Professional Education, Professor of Engineering Education

Michael Harris
Associate Dean of Engineering for Undergraduate Education, Professor of Chemical Engineering

Ahmed Hassanein
Head and Paul L. Wattelet Professor of Nuclear Engineering

Makarand Hastak
Head of Construction Engineering and Management, Professor of Civil Engineering

Klod Kokini
Associate Dean of Engineering for Academic Affairs, Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Carolyn Percifield
Director of Strategic Planning and Assessment

David Radcliffe
Interim Head of Engineering Education, Epistemology Professor of Engineering Education

Teri Reed-Rhoads
Assistant Dean of Engineering for Undergraduate Education, Associate Professor of Engineering Education

David Robledo
Director of Data Analytics and Information

Suzanne Shaw
Assistant Vice President Strategic Marketing and Research

Thomas Shih
Head and Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautic

William Sondgerath
Administrative Director

John Sutherland
Head of Ecological and Environmental Engineering, Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Arvind Varma
Head and R. Games Slayter Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering

David Williams
Director of Advancement

George Wodicka
Head of Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering