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Doctoral Alumni

2022

Cheryl Beauchamp

Dr. Cheryl Beauchamp
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matuosvich

Dr. Jessica Deters

Dr. Jessica Deters
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Alejandro Espera

Dr. Alejandro Espera, Jr.
Advisor: Dr. Nicole Pitterson

Yousef Jalali

Dr. Yousef Jalali
Advisors: Drs. Vinod Lohani & Christian Matheis

2021

Chris Gewirtz

Dr. Chris Gewirtz
Design Thinking Research, Edward Jones
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Janice Hall

Dr. Janice Hall
NSF eFellow Postdoc, Florida International University
Advisor: Dr. Walter Lee

Logan Perry

Dr. Logan Perry
Assistant Professor, Engineering Education, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Advisor: Dr. Jeremi London

Natalie Van Tyne

Dr. Natalie Van Tyne, P.E.
Associate Professor of Practice, Engineering Education, Virginia Tech
Advisor: Dr. Lisa McNair

2020

Dr. Karis Boyd-Sinkler

Dr. Karis Boyd-Sinkler
Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University
Advisor: Dr. Walter Lee

Kirsten Davis

Dr. Kirsten Davis
Assistant Professor of Engineering Education, School of Engineering Education, Purdue University
Advisor: Dr. David Knight

Cynthia Hampton

Dr. Cynthia Hampton
Research Associate, Center for STEM Learning, University of Colorado, Boulder
Advisor: Dr. Walter Lee

Timothy Kinoshita

Dr. Timothy Kinoshita
Analyst, U.S. Government Accountability Office
Advisor: Dr. David Knight

Desen Ozkan

Dr. Desen Ozkan
Postdoctoral Researcher, Center for Engineering Education & Outreach and Institute for Research on Learning & Instruction, Tufts University
Advisor: Dr. Diana Bairaktarova

Liz Spingola

Dr. Elizabeth Spingola
Data Solutions Consultant, IBM
Advisor: Dr. David Knight

Adetoun Yeaman

Dr. Adetoun Yeaman
Engineering Education Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Engineering, Wake Forest University
Advisor: Dr. Diana Bairaktarova

2019

Mayra Artiles

Dr. Mayra Artiles
Assistant Professor of Engineering, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, Arizona State University
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matuosvich

Cruz

Dr. Juan Cruz Bohorquez
Assistant Professor, Experiential Engineering Education, Rowan University
Advisor: Dr. Stephanie Adams

Andrew Gillen

Dr. Andrew Guillen
Assistant Teaching Professor, First Year Engineering, Northeastern University
Advisor: Dr. Jacob R. Grohs

Racheida Lewis

Dr. Racheida Lewis
Assistant Professor, School of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Georgia
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Darren Maczka

Dr. Darren Maczka
Lecturer & Research Assistant Professor, Engineering Fundamentals, University of Tennesse - Knoxville
Advisor: Dr. Jacob R. Grohs

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Dr. Michelle Soledad
Assistant Professor of Engineering, Minnesota State University
Advisor: Dr. Jacob R. Grohs

Ashley Taylor

Dr. Ashley Taylor
Director of Education, Institute for Global Health, Rice University
Advisor: Dr. Walter Lee

David Reeping

Dr. David Reeping
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Engineering Education, University of Cincinnati
Advisor: Dr. David Knight

2018

Ashish Agrawal

Dr. Ashish Agrawal
Educational Research Officer at Vishnu Educational Development & Innovation Centre, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Basu

Dr. Debarati Basu
Teaching Assistant Professor, Software & Information Systems, College of Computing & Informatics, University of North Carolina - Charlotte
Advisor: Dr. Vinod Lohani

Ekoniak

Dr. Michael Ekoniak
Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Youngstown State University
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Amy Hermundstad

Dr. Amy Hermudstad Nave
Faculty Developer, Trefny Innovative Instruction Center at Colorado School of Mines
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

John Morelock

Dr. John Morelock
Associate Director for Educational Innovation & Impact, Engineering Education Transformations Institute, University of Georgia
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matusovich

2017

Bhaduri 2017

Dr. Sreyoshi Bhaduri
Research Scientist II, Global Talent Management, Amazon
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matuosvich

Daniel Brogan

Dr. Daniel Brogan
Assistant Professor of Engineering, Virginia Western Community College
Advisor: Dr. Vinod Lohani

Bushra Chowdhury

Dr. Bushra Chowdhury
Research Associate Consultant, George Mason University Education Global Practice Team, World Bank
Advisors: Drs. Aditya Johri & Vinod Lohani

Ben Lutz

Dr. Ben Lutz
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, California Polytechnic State University
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Cass McCall

Dr. Cassandra McCall
Assistant Professor, Engineering Education, Utah State University
Advisors: Drs. Lisa McNair & Denise Simmons

Andrea Ogilvie

Dr. Andrea Ogilvie
Assistant Dean for Student Success, Assistant Professor of Instruction, Texas A&M University
Advisor: Dr. David Knight

Lily Virguez

Dr. Lilianny Virguez
Lecturer, Dept. of Engineering Education, University of Florida
Advisor: Dr. Ken Reid

Glenda Young

Dr. Glenda Young
Director of Workforce Programs & Partnerships, Southwest Workforce & Community Solutions
Advisor: Dr. David Knight

2016

Brown

Dr. Philip Brown
Assistant Professor, School of Engineering, Rutgers University
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matuosvich

Cory Hixson

Dr. Cory Hixson
Assistant Professor of Engineering, Colorado Christian University
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Homero Murzi

Dr. Homero Murzi Escobar
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Engineering Education, Virginia Tech
Advisor: Dr. Lisa McNair

Brian Novoselich

LTC Brian Novoselich
Associate Professor, Dept. of Civil & Mechanical Engineering; Director of Strategic Plans & Assessment, United States Military Academy at West Point
Advisors: Dr. David Knight

2015

Brozina

Dr. Cory Brozina
Associate Director, Rayen School of Engineering; Assistant Professor & Director, First Year Program; Program Coordinator, Industrial & Systems Engineering Program, Youngstown State University
Advisor: Dr. David Knight

Kelly Cross

Dr. Kelly Cross
Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering, University of Nevada-Reno
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Hunter

Dr. Deirdre Hunter
Lecturer, Oshman Engineeringh Design Kitchen, George R. Brown School of Engineering, Rice University
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matusovich

Dr. Walter Lee

Dr. Walter Lee
Associate Professor, Engineering Education, Virginia Tech
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matuosvich

Courtney Smith-Orr

Dr. Courtney Smith-Orr
Teaching Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of North Carolina - Charlotte
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Chris Venters

Dr. Christopher Venters
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Engineering, East Carolina University
Advisor: Dr. Lisa McNair

2014

Boynton

Dr. Matthew Boynton
Engineering Manager, Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Stephanie Kusano

Dr. Stephanie Kusano
Assessment Specialist Center for Research on Learning & Teaching, University of Michigan
Advisor: Drs. Aditya Johri & Lisa McNair

Rachel McCord Ellestad

Dr. Rachel McCord Ellestad
Senior Lecturer & Research Assistant Professor, Engineering Fundamentals, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matusovich

Sevilla

Dr. Kevin Sevilla
Engineering Education Researcher
Advisors: Drs. Marie Paretti & Maura Borrego

Teo

Dr. Hon Jie Teo
Faculty, Dept. of Career & Technology Teacher Education, New York City College of Technology
Advisors: Drs. Aditya Johri & Vinod Lohani

2013

Cheryl Carrico

Dr. Cheryl Carrico
Owner, E4S, LLC
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matuosvich

Cutler

Dr. Stephanie Cutler
Assessment & Instructional Support Specialist, Penn State University
Advisor: Dr. Maura Borrego

Parhum Delgoshaei

Dr. Parhum Delgoshaei
Assistant Teaching Professor of System Engineering, Penn State - Great Valley
Advisor: Dr. Vinod Lohani

Rachel Kajfez

Dr. Rachel Louis Kajfez
Assistant Professor, Engineering Education, The Ohio State University
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matuosvich

Jean

Dr. Jean Mohammadi-Aragh
Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mississippi State University
Advisor: Dr. Christopher B. Williams

Moore

Dr. Jacob Moore
Associate Professor and Assistant Director of Academic Affairs, Penn State - Mont Alto
Advisor: Dr. Christopher B. Williams

2012

Butler

Dr. Wm. Michael Butler
Professor of Practice, Aerospace & Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech
Advisor: Dr. Richard Goff

Andrea Goncher

Dr. Andrea Goncher
Lecturer, Dept. of Engineering Education, University of Florida
Advisor: Dr. Aditya Johri

Heidi Steinhauer

Dr. Heidi Streinhauer
Professor & Chair, Engineering Fundamentals, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Advisor: Dr. Lisa McNair

Thomas

Dr. Lauren Thomas Quigley
AI Education & Curriculum Lead at IBM
Advisor: Dr. Maura Borrego

Winters

Dr. Katherine Winters
Research Civil Engineer, US Army Corps of Engineers
Advisor: Dr. Holly Matusovich

2011

Erin Crede

Dr. Erin Crede
Maintenance Officer, USAF-Guard
Advisor: Dr. Maura Borrego

James Pembridge

Dr. James Pembridge
Professor, Engineering Fundamentals, Embry Riddle
Advisor: Dr. Marie Paretti

Stanton

Dr. Kenneth Stanton
CFO, Narasi Coaching in Fort Collins
Advisor: Dr. Richard Goff

2010

Jennifer Mullin

Dr. Jennifer Mullin
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Biological & Agricultural Engineering, UC-Davis
Advisor: Dr. Vinod Lohani