Co-Op Student Profiles

Check out Co-Op student profiles to discover why fellow Purdue students are Co-Ops and read about their unique job experiences. Student profiles describe what Co-Ops like best about the program, how it's helping to shape their future, and where it's taking them personally.

Tyler Brammeier Mechanical Engineering - GEARE student John Deere
Ryan Schaller Biomedical Engineering, Minor in Mechanical Engineering Biomet
Krysten Mah Biomedical Engineering St. Jude Medical
Andrew Batek Computer Engineering Duke Energy
Dirk Schmidt Civil Engineering Indiana Department of Transportation
Christina Karl Chemical Engineering, Minor in Communications SABIC Innovative Plastics
Qingfeng Zhang Industrial Engineering Ingersoll Rand
Brittney Corley Chemical Engineering SABIC Innovative Plastics
Kevin Lynn Industrial Engineering Hamilton Sundstrand
Paul Rosenberger Electrical Engineering Hamilton Sundstrand - United Technologies
Eric Wang Electrical Engineering Hamilton Sundstrand-EMI Testing
Phelan Bybee Biomedical Engineering St. Jude Medical
Kateri Fites Biomedical Engineering Biomet
Darrin Overby Chemical Engineering SABIC Innovative Plastics
Ty Berilgen Mechanical Engineering Dow Chemical Company
Andrew Bailey Electrical Engineering S&C Electric Company
Kelley Jones Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering NASA Kennedy Space Center
Andrew Loveless Computer Engineering NASA Johnson Space Center
Devarshi Patel Mechanical Engineering Robert Bosch LLC
David Mann Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.
Wei Yang Mechanical Engineering Cummins, Inc.
Fady Megalli Mechanical Engineering GE Aviation
Laila Rahmatian Civil Engineering NASA-Kennedy Space Center
Megan Thomas College of Engineering, Civil Engineering HNTB Corporation (Indianapolis)
Ryan Shelley Mechanical Engineering NASA Johnson Space Center
Michael Paolicchi Electrical Engineering Hamilton Sundstrand - United Technologies
Michael James Toth Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology Detroit Diesel Corporation
Ricky Hardis Chemical Engineering S&C Electric Co.
Courtney McManus Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering NASA Johnson Space Center
Ryan Scheidt Electrical Engineering Lutron Electronics, Inc.
Surabhi Dholakia Mechanical Engineering - GEARE Cummins
Ed Shiao Mechanical Engineering G.E. Energy
Kalli Fullenkamp Chemical Engineering Lubrizol, Inc.
Alex Bridge Computer Engineering Thomson, Inc.
Amanda Pennell Biomedical Engineering Lilly
Ian Meitzler Mechanical Engineering Duke Energy
Jerad Cole Mechanical Engineering Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana
Michael T Cyb Chemical Engineering The Dow Chemical Company
Jeff Fox Civil Engineering and Geomatics Engineering The Schneider Corporation
Rich Chiesa Chemical Engineering BP
Clint Roos Civil Engineering and Land Surveying and Geomatics The Schneider Corporation
Tim Okerson Mechanical Engineering Technology Duke Energy (formerly Cinergy)
Mark Metzdorf Electrical Engineering Lyondell Chemical Company
Tom LaRue Civil Engineering DLZ
Jeremy Koehler Mechanical Engineering Biomet
Cody Kerga Civil Engineering David Evans and Associates
Erin Potrzebowski Mechanical Engineering Johnson Space Center
Will Taber Chemical Engineering Kimberly-Clark Corporation

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