School of Engineering Faculty & Staff Directory

School of Engineering Faculty & Staff Directory

School Leadership

Name Title Phone E-Mail Office

Edward R. Evans, Jr.

  • Interim Director, School of Engineering
  • Associate Teaching Professor
814-898-6153 evans@psu.edu 242C Burke
Dipo Onipede, Ph.D.
  • Associate Director of Academics
  • Chair, Industrial Engineering
  • Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6521 ouo1@psu.edu  242F Burke

Shannon Sweeney

  • Interim Chair, Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Associate Professor of Engineering
814-898-6049 sks9@psu.edu 231 Burke
Thomas Hemminger, Ph.D.
  • Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
814-898-6479 tlh5@psu.edu 169 Burke
David Loker
  • Chair, Electrical and Computer Technology
  • Associate Professor of Engineering
814-898-6478 drl3@psu.edu 250 Burke
Jonathan Meckley
  • Chair, Plastics Engineering Technology
  • Associate Professor of Engineering
814-898-6147 jam135@psu.edu 213L Burke
Diane Parente, Ph.D.
  • Chair, Interdisciplinary Business and Engineering Studies
  • Professor of Management
814-898-6436 dhp3@psu.edu 254 Burke
Meng Su, Ph.D.
  • Chair, Computer Science and Software Engineering
  • Associate Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering
814-898-6261 mus11@psu.edu 170 Burke

Yi (Elisa) Wu, Ph.D.

  • Chair, Mechanical Engineering
  • Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6559 yxw22@psu.edu 240 AMIC Building
Kristy Bunce
  • Administrative Support Coordinator
814-898-6295 kmb253@psu.edu 242D Burke

 

Faculty & Staff

Name Title Phone E-Mail Office
Azize Akcayoglu, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Engineering
814-898-6965 aza293@psu.edu 219 Burke
Faisal Aqlan, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering
814-898-6945 fua11@psu.edu 212 AMIC Building
Joy Armbruster
  • Adm. Support Assistant
814-898-6193 jea42@psu.edu 242 Burke
Kyeiwaa Asare-Yeboah, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in Electrical and Computer Engineering
814-898-6988 kza56@psu.edu 156 Burke
Omar Ashour, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering
814-898-6941 oma110@psu.edu 213 AMIC Building
David Baird
  • Adjunct Instructor
814-898-6153 dtb4@psu.edu 257A Burke
Joe Baniewicz
  • Adjunct Instructor
814-898-6153 jtb200@psu.edu 257A Burke
John Beaumont
  • Professor of Engineering (Emeritus)
  jpb7@psu.edu  
David Beevers, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6642 dbb152@psu.edu 221 AMIC Building
Denise Brooks
  • Research Administrator
814-898-7148 dmb42@psu.edu 242B Burke
Michael Brown
  • Adjunct Instructor
814-898-6153 mrb306@psu.edu 257A Burke
Patrick Byrnes
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering
814-898-7024 pdb569@psu.edu 160 Burke
Caitlyn Catalfu
  • Adm. Support Assistant
814-898-6025 crc30@psu.edu 242 Burke
James Carucci
  • Adjunct Instructor
814-898-6153 jrc183@psu.edu 136 Burke
David Clippinger, Ph.D.
  • Associate Teaching Professor of Engineering
814-898-6480 dcc37@psu.edu 165 Burke
Rick Coon
  • Machinist
814-898-6407 rcc5@psu.edu 126 Burke
Glenn Craig
  • Materials/Research Technician
814-898-6512 gec10@psu.edu 126 Burke
Amir Danesh-Yazdi, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6467 ahd3@psu.edu 246 AMIC Building
Greg Dillon, Ph.D.
  • Professor of Engineering in Plastics Engineering Technology
814-898-7169 gpd2@psu.edu 213K Burke
George Dudas
  • Lecturer in Computer Science and Software Engineering
814-898-6315 g2d@psu.edu 172 Burke
Robert Edwards
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6137 rce2@psu.edu 226 Burke
Tarek Elarabi, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
814-898-7006 tae15@psu.edu 171 Burke
Richard Englund
  • Associate Professor of Engineering (Emeritus)
  rbe4@psu.edu  
David Exler
  • Adjunct Instructor
814-898-6153 dce5003@psu.edu 136 Burke
Xiaocong Fan, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering
814-898-6562 xfan@psu.edu 159 Burke
Robert Farrell
  • Associate Professor of Engineering (Emeritus)
  ref4@psu.edu  
Kenneth Fisher
  • Professor of Engineering (Emeritus)
  kjf4@psu.edu  
Ralph Ford, Ph.D.
  • Chancellor, Penn State Behrend
  • Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
814-898-6160 rmf7@psu.edu Chancellor's Office
Melanie Ford
  • Lecturer in Computer Science and Software Engineering
  • Director of Youth Education Outreach and Engineering K-12 Outreach Center
814-898-6685 mrf11@psu.edu 213E Burke
Anne Gohn
  • Researcher
814-898-6465 amm6125@psu.edu 213H Burke
Jiawei Gong, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6388 jzg317@psu.edu 249 AMIC Building
Daniel Heise
  • Adjunct Instructor
814-898-6153 dph5073@psu.edu 136 Burke
Jalaa Hoblos, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering
814-898-6687 jxh83@psu.edu 160 Burke
Adam Hollinger, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6305 ash167@psu.edu 222 AMIC Building
David Honard
  • Technician
814-898-6826 dbh11@psu.edu 118C Burke
Yuan-Han Huang, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering
814-898-6942 yxh25@psu.edu 214 AMIC Building
Naseem Ibrahim, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering
814-898-6184 nii1@psu.edu 173 Burke
Jaafar Israd, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Engineering
814-898-6286 ixj19@psu.edu 213B Burke
Bradley Johnson
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6148 bgj1@psu.edu 213F Burke
David Johnson
  • Associate Professor of Engineering (Emeritus)
  dhj1@psu.edu  
Sherry Johnson
  • Adm. Support Assistant
814-898-6316 sdc4@psu.edu 242A Burke
Jill Johnson, M.S.
  • Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6482 jmj195@psu.edu 254 AMIC Building
Phil Jones
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6192 paj11@psu.edu 230 Burke
Kelly Kemmet
  • Adm. Support Assistant
814-898-6668 klk48@psu.edu 229 AMIC Building
Young-Man Kim, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Engineering
814-898-7021 yzk49@psu.edu 174 Burke
Paul Koch, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Engineering (Emeritus)
  pek3@psu.edu  
Ronald Krahe
  • Associate Professor of Engineering (Emeritus)
  rpk3@psu.edu  
Brian Lani
  • Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6640 bpl5035@psu.edu 238 AMIC Building

William Lasher, Ph.D

  • Professor of Mechanical Engineering (Emeritus)
  lasher@psu.edu   
Lucy Lenhardt
  • Plastics Lab Research Assistant
814-898-6146 lad115@psu.edu 128 Burke
Dean Lewis
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6692 dql11@psu.edu 241 AMIC Building
Yabin Liao, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Engineering
814-898-6470 yul57@psu.edu 232 Burke
Michael Lobaugh
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6181 mjl19@psu.edu 228 Burke
Paul Lynch, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering
814-898-6387 pcl120@psu.edu 217 AMIC Building
Charlotte Marr de Vries, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6921 cud142@psu.edu 247 AMIC Building
Mahmoodi Takaghaj, Sanaz
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6341 sxm788@psu.edu 248 Burke
John McCutcheon
  • Technician
814-898-6293 jcm2@psu.edu 141 Burke
Sudarshan Nelatury, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
814-898-6472 srn3@psu.edu 168 Burke
Chetan Nikhare, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering
814-898-7588 cpn10@psu.edu 233 AMIC Building
Fred Nitterright
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6185 fxn101@psu.edu 227 Burke
Xinwei Niu, Ph.D.
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
814-898-6912 xun11@psu.edu 247 Burke
Steven Nozaki, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6391 sxn285@psu.edu 241 Burke
Kirk Olsen
  • Adjunct Instructor
814-898-7009 kwo3@psu.edu 250 AMIC Building
Robin Panda
  • Instructor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
814-898-6943 rdp16@psu.edu 166 Burke
Richard Progelhof
  • Former Director
  • Professor of Mechanical Engineering (Emeritus)
  rcp5@psu.edu  
Ihab Ragai, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor in Engineering
814-898-6469 ifr1@psu.edu 229 Burke
Mohammad Rasouli, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
814-898-6249 mur37@psu.edu 163 Burke
Alicyn Rhoades, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Engineering
814-898-6287 amh234@psu.edu 213K Burke
David Roth
  • Associate Professor of Engineering (Emeritus)
  rcv@psu.edu  
John Roth, Ph.D.
  • Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-7587 jtr11@psu.edu 248 AMIC Building
Thomas Rossi
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6346 txr185@psu.edu 167 Burke
Seyed Hamid Reza Sanei, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-7008 sanei@psu.edu 219 AMIC Building
Shraddha Sangelkar, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6935 sangelkar@psu.edu 239 AMIC Building
Barukyah Shaparenko, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6047 bus135@psu.edu 253 AMIC Building
Baiou Shi, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6391 bus360@psu.edu 242 AMIC Building
Gary Smith, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Engineering
814-898-6132 gfs13@psu.edu 213G Burke
Stephen Strom
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6299 sas83@psu.edu 246 Burke
Nancy Study, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Engineering
814-898-6563 nes14@psu.edu 223 Burke
Liyong Sun, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Engineering
814-898-6798 lus28@psu.edu 222 Burke
Mark Till
  • Adjunct Instructor
814-898-6153 mat103@psu.edu 257A Burke
Yustianto Tjiptowidjojo, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6944 yjt5041@psu.edu 243 AMIC Building
Jeffrey Vaitekunas, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology
814-898-6480 jjv24@psu.edu 233 Burke
George Walters, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
814-898-6390 egw100@psu.edu 161 Burke
Wen Li Wang, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering
814-898-6386 wxw18@psu.edu 164 Burke
Jason Williams
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Engineering
  • Head of Medical Plastics Center of Excellence
814-898-6142 jlw109@psu.edu 213J Burke
Yi (Elisa) Wu, Ph.D.
  • Chair, Mechanical Engineering
  • Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6559 yxw22@psu.edu 240 AMIC Building
Zhifeng Xiao, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering
814-898-6252 zux2@psu.edu 157 Burke
Brian Young
  • Associate Professor of Engineering
814-898-6149 bay101@psu.edu 213M Burke
Yu, Andrew
  • Lecturer in Engineering
814-898-6688 auy77@psu.edu 165 Burke
Yu, Zhiyuan
  • Assistant Teaching Professor in Engineering
814-898-6840 zzy55@psu.edu 238 Burke
Jennifer Zdaniewski
  • Administrative Support Coordinator
814-898-6133 jlz21@psu.edu 228 AMIC Building
Richard Zhao, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering
814-898-6144 ruz14@psu.edu 154 Burke
Jun Zhou, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-898-6662 juz17@psu.edu 223 AMIC Building