1967

A carefully designed engineering fundamentals program was instituted during 1967-68 to provide entering students with a better understanding of engineering.  Some 30 faculty members representing most of the engineering departments participated in the program, required for all first-year students.

1968

W. George Devens named 1st Department Head of Engineering Fundamentals.

1988

Daniel Ludwig Appointed Department Head of Engineering Fundamentals.

Daniel Ludwig

1997

Dr. O. Hayden Griffen Jr. appointmented Department Head of Engineering Fundamentals.

2004

In May 2004, the Department of Engineering Education was created within the College of Engineering and a new graduate doctoral program was introduced in engineering education.

2010

Dr. Jennifer Mullin becomes the first student to complete her graduate degree in the engineering education PhD program.

Dr. Bevlee Watford is named interim Department Head to fill a vacancy left by Dr. O. Hayden Griffin Jr.

2011

Dr. Stephanie Adams named Department Head of the Department of Engineering Education

2016

Dr. Donna Riley is named interim Department Head to fill a vacancy left by Dr. Stephanie Adams.