May 23, 2018  
Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018 
    
Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018

The Faculty


 

Faculty Roster
An asterisk (*) indicates recipients of the William H. Wiley Distinguished Faculty Award; a dagger † indicates recipients of the David M. Darrin Counseling Award; a double dagger †† indicates recipients of the James M. Tien 66 Early Career Award for Faculty.

††Abdoun, Tarek Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Judith and Thomas Iovino ‘73 Professor in Civil Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Aboul-Seoud, Mohammed Lecturer, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Louisville).

Abouzeid, Alhussein Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Washington, Seattle).

Adali, Sibel Associate Department Head and Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of Maryland).

Agarwal, Monica Lecturer, Department of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (New York University).

Akera, Atsushi Associate Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania).

Aldersley, Michael Lecturer, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (Magdalene College).

Alnaggar, Mohamed Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Amitay, Michael James L. Decker 45 Endowed Chair in Aerospace Engineering Vehicle Design; Director, Center for Flow Physics and Control; Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Technion, Israel Institute of Technology).

Anderson, Kurt Associate Dean of Engineering for Undergraduate Studies; Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Stanford University).

Anshelevich, Elliot Associate Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Arensmeyer, Daniel Captain, Professor of Practice, Naval Science.


Bae, Chulsung Associate Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (University of Southern California, Los Angeles).

Bagepalli, Bharat Professor of Practice, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Bahn, Curtis Associate Dean of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences for Research and Graduate Studies; Professor of Arts; Ph.D. (Princeton University).

Bailey, Ronald A. Associate Department Head and Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (McGill University).

Bales, John Lieutenant Colonel, Professor of Practice, Air and Space Studies.

Banks, Jeffrey Eliza Ricketts Foundation Career Development Professor of Mathematics; Associate Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Barquera, Blanca Associate Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (Institute de Fisiologre, Mexico).

Baysal, Nihat Professor of Practice, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (Bogazici University).

Beal, Andrew Lieutenant Colonel, Professor of Practice, Military Science.

Begley, Thomas Dean and Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

*Belfort, Georges Institute Professor of Science; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (University of California, Irvine).

†Bell, David H. Associate Dean and Professor of Architecture; M.Arch. (University of Virginia).

Bennett, Audrey Professor of Communication and Media; M.F.A. (Yale University).

††Bennett, Kristin P. Associate Director, Rensselaer Institute for Data Exploration and Applications (IDEA); Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin).

Bennett, Victoria Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Bequette, B. Wayne Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Texas, Austin).

Berman, Francine Edward P. Hamilton Distinguished Educator and Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of Washington).

Bentley, Marvin Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (University of Montana, Missoula).

Bhat, Ishwara B. Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

††Blanchet, Thierry A. Associate Department Head of Faculty Affairs and Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Dartmouth College).

Bonocora, Richard Lecturer, Department of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

Borca-Tasciuc, Diana Associate Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of California, Los Angeles).

Borca-Tasciuc, Theodorian Associate Department Head for Graduate Affairs and Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of California, Los Angeles).

Boudjelkha, Mohamed T. Lecturer, Department of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Braasch, Jonas Director, Center for Cognition, Communication, and Culture (CCC); Associate Professor of Architecture; Ph.D. (Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany).

Braunstein, Jeffrey Lecturer, Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Breneman, Curtis M. Dean, School of Science; Director, Rensselaer Exploratory Center for Cheminformatics Research; Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (University of California, Santa Barbara).

Breyman, Steven J. Associate Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (University of California, Santa Barbara).

† Bringsjord, Selmer Professor of Cognitive Science; Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Brown University).

Brown, Ethan Assistant Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of California, Los Angeles).

Buechner, Matthew Lieutenant, Lecturer, Naval Science.

Bystroff, Christopher Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (University of California, San Diego).


Campbell, Nancy Associate Dean of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences for Research and Graduate Studies; Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (University of California, Santa Cruz).

Canier, Caren Professor of Arts; M.F.A. (Boston University).

Caracappa, Peter Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Carothers, Christopher D. Director, Center for Computational Innovations (CCI); Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Georgia Institute of Technology).

Century, Michael L. Professor of Arts; Professor of Music; M.A. (University of California, Berkeley).

Chakrapani, Vidhya Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (Case Western Reserve).

Chan, Wai Kin (Victor) Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Chang, Benjamin Program Director, Games and Simulation Arts and Sciences (GSAS); Associate Professor of Arts; M.F.A. (School of the Art Institute of Chicago).

Chari, Murali Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Temple University).

Chen, Ying Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Cherniak, Daniele J. Research Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

Chow, Joe H. Director, Center for Ultra-Wide-Area Resilient Electric Energy Transmission Networks (CURENT); Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; P.E., Ph.D. (University of Illinois).

Chow, T. Paul Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Christian, John Assistant Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Texas at Austin).

Chun, Albert Lecturer, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Stanford University).

Chung, Aram Assistant Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Churchill, Erik Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.Arch. and MBA (University of Oregon).

Ciolek, Glenn Lecturer, Department of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

Clark, Brian Assistant Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Collins, Cynthia Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (California Institute of Technology).

††Colón, Wilfredo Associate Dean of Science for Research; Department Head and Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (Texas A&M University).

Combs, Lonn Program Director, M.Arch. I; Associate Professor of Architecture; M.S. AAD (Columbia University).

Comodromos, Demetrios Professor of Practice, School of Architecture; M.Arch. (Columbia University).

Connor, Kenneth A. Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Polytechnic Institute of New York).

Cook, Cynthia Senior Lecturer, Department of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Corr, David Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin, Madison).

Costelloe-Kuehn, Brandon Lecturer, Department of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

†Cramer, Steven M. William Weightman Walker Professor of Polymer Engineering; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (Yale University).

†Crembil, Gustavo Associate Professor of Architecture; M.Arch. (Cranbrook Academy of Art).

Culligan, Michael Major, Clinical Professor, Naval Science.

Cutler, Barbara M. Associate Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

 

Dahal, Rajendra Research Assistant Professor, Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Kansas State University).

Dannemann, Kathryn Director of Multidisciplinary Design Lab; Professor of Practice, Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Danon, Yaron Director, Gaerttner Linear Accelerator Center (LINAC); Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Dayem, Adam Director of Archives and Publications and Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.Arch. (Columbia University).

De, Suvranu J. Erik Jonsson ‘22 Distinguished Professor; Director, Center for Modeling, Simulation, and Imaging in Medicine (CEMSIM); Department Head and Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Deery, June E. Professor of Communication and Media; Associate Professor of Literature; D.Phil. (Oxford University).

De Luna, Brian Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.S. Advanced Arch. Design (Columbia University).

DeMaison, Nicholas Senior Lecturer, Department of Arts; Ph.D. (University of California, San Diego).

Demertzoglou, Pindaro Lecturer, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

Dentz, Shira Senior Lecturer, Department of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (University of Utah).

Destefano, Marc C. Acting Program Director, Games and Simulation Arts and Sciences (GSAS); Senior Lecturer, Department of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Diagne, Mamadou Assistant Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Claude Bernard University Lyon I, Lyon, France).

Dinolfo, Peter Associate Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (Northwestern University).

*Dobry, Ricardo Institute Professor of Engineering; Director, Center for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (CEES); Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Dordick, Jonathan S. Vice President for Research; Howard P. Isermann ‘42 Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Co-Director, Heparin Applied Research Center; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Douglis, Evan Dean, School of Architecture; Professor of Architecture; M.Arch. (Harvard Graduate School of Design).

Draper, Joshua Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.Arch. (Columbia University).

Drazan, John Lecturer, Department of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Duchin, Faye Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Dunn, Stanley Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Education; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Maryland).

Duquette, David J.  John Tod Horton ‘52 Professor of Materials Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Durgee, Jeffrey F. Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of Pittsburgh).

Dutta, Partha Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Indian Institute of Science).

Dyson, Anna Director, Center for Architecture Science and Ecology (CASE); Professor of Architecture; M.Arch. (Yale University).

Davis, Zackary Captain, Lecturer, Air and Space Studies.

 

Ecker, Joseph G. Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Michigan).

Edirisinghe, N. Chanaka Kay and Jackson Tai ‘72 Senior Professor; Academic Director, Center for Financial Studies; Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of British Columbia).

Eglash, Ronald Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (University of California, Santa Cruz).

El-Shafee, Omar Lecturer, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Embrechts, Mark J. Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering and Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; P.E., Ph.D. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute).

Erel, Yael Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.Arch. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Esrock, Ellen J. Associate Professor of Communication and Media; Associate Professor of Literature; Ph.D. (New York University).

Estrella, Arturo Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (Harvard University).

 

Fajen, Brett R. Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (University of Connecticut).

††Figueiro, Mariana Professor of Architecture; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Foley, William J. Lecturer, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering; P.E., Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Forth, Scott Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Fox, Peter Constellation Professor, Tetherless World; Director, Information Technology and Web Science; Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ph.D. (Monash University).

Francis, Bill B. Warren H. Bruggeman ‘46 and Pauline Urban Bruggeman Distinguished Chair; Director, Lally School of Management Ph.D. Program; Area Coordinator of Finance and Accounting; Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of Toronto).

†Franklin, W. Randolph Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Harvard University).

 

††Gall, Daniel Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign).
 
Gandhi, Farhan Rosalind and John J. Redfern Jr. ‘33 Professor of Engineering; Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D (Georgia Institute of Technology).
 
Gao, Jianxi Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Shanghai Jiao Tong University).
 

††Garde, Shekhar Dean, School of Engineering; Elaine S. and Jack S. Parker Endowed Chair; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Delaware).

Gela, George Lecturer, Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Toronto).

Ghosal, Vivek Head and Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (University of Florida, Warrington College of Business).

Ghosh, Asish Professor of Practice, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Washington).

††Giedt, Joel Associate Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Gilbert, Ryan Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (Case Western Reserve University).

*Gilbert, Susan Department Head and Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (Dartmouth College).

Gittens, Alex Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (California Institute of Technology).

Goebel, Johannes Director, Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC); Professor of Arts; Professor of Music; M.A. (Staaliche Hochschule für Musik und Theater).

Gold, Sarah Lecturer, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Albany Law School).

Golden, Timothy D. Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of Connecticut).

Goldschmidt, David Lecturer, Department of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Gorby, Yuri Howard N. Blitman ‘50 P.E. Career Development Professor in Engineering; Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (University of New Hampshire).

Gordon, Tamar Associate Professor of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Gowdy, John M. Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (West Virginia University).

Gray, Wayne D. Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Gross, Richard A. Constellation Chair, Biocatalysis and Metabolic Engineering; Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (Polytechnic University).

Gupta, Aparna Graduate Program Director, Quantitative Finance and Risk Analytics; Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Stanford University).

Gutierrez-Miravet, Ernesto Professor of Practice, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineerning, Hartford; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

 

Hahn, Juergen Department Head and Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Texas at Austin).

Hahn, Mariah Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Hahn, Tomie Director, Center for Deep Listening; Professor of Arts; Associate Professor of Music and Culture; Ph.D. (Wesleyan University).

Hajela, Prabhat Provost; Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Stanford University).

Haley, Thomas Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Hameed, Mahmood Lecturer, Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Kansas).

Hamilton, Rob Assistant Professor of Arts; Ph.D. (Stanford University).

†Hanna, Michael H. Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education; Director, Advising and Learning Assistance Center; Associate Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (University of Illinois).

Hardwick, Martin Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Bristol University, U.K.).

Haskins, Ekaterina Professor of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (University of Iowa).

He, Xiaozheng Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Minnesota).

Hekimoglo, M. Hakan Assistant Professor of Supply Chain, Business Analytics; Ph.D. (Syracuse University).

Hella, Mona Associate Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Ohio State University).

*Hendler, James A. Constellation Professor, Tetherless World; Director, Rensselaer Institute for Data Exploration and Applications (IDEA); Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Brown University).

Henshaw, William Margaret A. Darrin Distinguished Professor; Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (California Institute of Technology).

Herron, Isom Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Johns Hopkins University).

Hicken, Jason Assistant Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Toronto).

High, Kathy Professor of Arts; M.A.H. (State University of New York, Buffalo, Center for Media Study).

Hirsa, Amir Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Michigan).

Hoffman, Allison Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

Hoffman, Casey Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Holguin-Veras, Jose William Howard Hart Professor of Rational and Technical Mechanics; Director, Center for Infrastructure, Transportation, and the Environment; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; P.E., Ph.D. (University of Texas at Austin).

Holmes, Mark H. Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (University of California, Los Angeles).

Holzbauer, Herbert Lecturer, Department of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Insstitute).

Hower, Fleet Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.Arch. (University of Pennsylvania).

Hsu, Cheng Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Ohio State University).

Huang, Liping Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Illinois, Urbana).

Huang, Zhaoran (Rena) Associate Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Georgia Institute of Technology).

Hubbell, Christopher Lecturer, Department of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

Hughes, Michael Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering, Hartford; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Huh, Jason Assistant Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Illinois).

Hull, Robert Henry Burlage Chaired Professor in Engineering; Director, Center for Materials, Devices, and Integrated Systems (cMDIS); Ph.D. (Oxford University).

Hurley, Jennifer Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (Rutgers University).

Hurst, Joshua Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Hyat, Syed Lecturer, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).


Intes, Xavier Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (Universite de Bretagne Occidentale, France).

Isaacson, David Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (New York University).

 

Jackson, Shirley Ann President; Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Professor of Engineering Sciences; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Jain, Gaurav Assistant Professor of Management; Ph.D. (University of Iowa).

Ji, Heng Edward P. Hamilton Career Development Chair; Associate Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (New York University).

Ji, Qiang Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Washington).

Ji, Wei Associate Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Michigan).

Johnston, Kristen Lieutenant, Lecturer, Naval Science.

Jones, Robert W. Lecturer, Department of Economics; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

††Julius, Anak Agung Associate Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Universiteit Twente, Enschede).


Kallipoliti, Lydia Assistant Professor of Architecture; Ph.D. (Princeton University).

Kalsher, Michael J. Associate Dean of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences for Academic Affairs; Associate Professor of Cognitive Science; Associate Professor of Psychology; Ph.D. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University).

Kam, Elizabeth Lecturer, Department of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Hong Kong Polytechnic University).

Kanai, Junichi Professor of Practice, Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Kang, Hyun Gook Associate Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology).

Kapila, Ashwani Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Kar, Koushik Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Maryland).

Karande, Pankaj Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (University of California, Santa Barbara).

Karlicek, Robert Director, Lighting Enabled Systems and Applications; Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Pittsburgh).

Katz, Miriam Associate Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ph.D. (Rutgers University).

Keblinski, Pawel Department Head and Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State University).

Kiehl, Margaret (Maya) Lecturer, Department of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Kielwagen, Jefferson Lecturer, Department of Arts; M.F.A. (Michigan State University).

Kilduff, James Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; P.E., Ph.D. (University of Michigan).

Kim, Young Sung Lecturer, Department of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (Iowa State University).

Kimball, Miles Professor of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (University of Kentucky).

††Kinchy, Abby Associate Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin, Madison).

Kirova-Snover, Margarita Lecturer, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (Wayne State University).

Knowles, Eddie Ade Professor of Practice, Department of Arts; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

Koffas, Mattheos Dorothy and Fred Chau ‘71 Career Development Constellation Professor in Biocatalysis and Metabolic Engineering; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Kopsaftopoulos, Fotios Assistant Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Patras, Patras, Greece).

††Koratkar, Nikhil John A. Clark and Edward T. Crossan Chair of Engineering; Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Maryland, College Park).

Korenowski, Gerald M. Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Korniss, Gyorgy Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute).

Kovacic, Gregor Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (California Institute of Technology).

Kraft, Russell Lecturer, Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Kramer, Peter R. Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Princeton University).

Krishnamoorthy, Mukkai S. Director, Rensselaer Center for Open Source Software; Associate Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Indian Institute of Technology).

Krueger, Ted Associate Professor of Architecture; Ph.D. (RMIT, Melbourne, Australia).

Kruger, Uwe Professor of Practice, Department of Biomedical Engineering; D.Eng. (University of Manchester, United Kingdom).

Kucinski, Gina Lecturer, Department of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Binghamton).

Kumar, Shyam Director of MBA Programs and Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign).

Kuruzovich, Jason Academic Director, Severino Center for Technological Entrepreneurship; Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of Maryland).


Laflin, Jeremy Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

LaGraff, John Professor of Practice, Department of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Illinois).

Lai, Rongjie Assistant Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (University of California, Los Angeles).

Lakshmi, K.V. Director, Baruch ‘60 Center for Biochemical Solar Energy Research; Associate Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Langer, Nishtha Assistant Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Carnegie Mellon University).

LaPre, Justin Lecturer, Department of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Lawson, Shawn A.  Professor of Arts; M.F.A. (School of the Art Institute of Chicago).

LeCoz, Yannick L. Associate Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Ledet, Eric Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Lee, Sangwoo Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Minnesota).

Leitao, Carla Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.S. Architecture (Columbia University).

Leo, Jonathan Lieutenant, Lecturer, Naval Science.

Leong, Chia Min Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Leslie, Russell P. Associate Director, Lighting Research Center (LRC); Professor of Architecture; M.Arch. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Letchford, Christopher Department Head and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; D.Phil. (Oxford University).

Lewis, Barbara Director, The Center for Communication Practices; Lecturer, Department of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Lewis, Daniel Associate Head and Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (Lehigh University).

Lewis, Kim Associate Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor).

Li, Fengyan Associate Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Brown University).

††Lian, Jie Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Michigan).

Ligon, Lee Associate Head and Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (University of Virginia).

Lim, Chjan C. Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Brown University).

Lin, JianJing Assistant Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (University of Arizona).

Lin, Shawn-Yu Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (Princeton University).

Linhardt, Robert J. Ann and John H. Broadbent, Jr. ‘59 Senior Constellation Professor, Biocatalysis and Metabolic Engineering; Co-Director, Heparin Applied Research Center; Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (Johns Hopkins University).

Lister, Bradford C. Lecturer, Department of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (Princeton University).

Liu, Li (Emily) Associate Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Liu, Ying (Ingrid) Lecturer, Department of Computer Science; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Buffalo).

Lu, James Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Technical University of Munich).

††Lu, Toh-Ming Ray Palmer Baker Distinguished Professor; Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin).

Lvov, Yuri Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (University of Arizona).

Lyles, Dan Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Lynch, Michael Lecturer, Department of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (University of Connecticut).


Magdon-Ismail, Malik Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (California Institute of Technology).

Maharjan, Johan Assistant Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Washington University, St. Louis).

Makhatadze, George I. Constellation Professor, Biocomputation and Bioinformatics; Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (Pushchino and Moscow Physico-Technical Institute).

Malaviya, Bimal K. Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Harvard University).

Malazita, James Assistant Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (Drexel University).

Malmborg, Charles J. Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Georgia Institute of Technology).

Maniatty, Antoinette M. Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Martin, Charles Lecturer, Department of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

McAdams IV, C.R. Gunnery Sergeant, Assistant Marine Office Instructor, Naval Science.

McCray, Roosevelt Lecturer, Military Science.

McDermott, Christopher Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill).

McDermott, Margaret Director of Undergraduate Programs; Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

McDonald, John F. Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Yale University).

McGown, Linda William Weightman Walker Professor of Chemistry; Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (University of Washington).

McGuinness, Deborah L. Constellation Professor, Tetherless World; Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Rutgers University).

†McLaughlin, Harry W. Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of Maryland).

McLaughlin, Joyce R. Ford Foundation Professor; Director, Center for Inverse Problems (IPRPI); Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (University of California, Riverside).

McShane, Marjorie Associate Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (Princeton University).

Meltz, Nathan Lecturer, Department of Arts; M.F.A. (State University of New York, Albany).

Mendonça, David Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Meunier, Vincent Gail and Jeffery L. Kodosky 70 Career Development Chair; Department Head and Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of Namur, Belgium).

Meyer, Chris Professor of Practice and Director of Undergraduate Education, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of Massachusetts).

Milanova, Ana Associate Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Rutgers University).

Miller, Branda Professor of Arts; M.F.A. (New York University Graduate Film and Television Program).

Mills, Kristen Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor).

Mishra, Sandipan Associate Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Mistry, Jamshed Professor of Practice, Lally School of Management, Ph.D. (Boston University).

Mitchell, John E. Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Mohamed, Hisham Lecturer, Department of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Minnesota).

Moison, Paul Lieutenant, Lecturer, Naval Science.

Moon, Paul Lecturer, Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Manitoba).

Morgado Diniz, Nancy Assistant Professor, School of Architecture; Ph.D. (University College London).

 

Nam, Seunghan Assistant Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (New York University).

Narayana, Shankar Assistant Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Georgia Institute of Technology).

Narendran, Nadarajah Professor of Architecture; Ph.D. (University of Rhode Island).

Nevo, Dorit Academic Director, M.S. in Business Analytics Program; Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of British Columbia).

††Newberg, Heidi Jo Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Nideffer, Robert Department Head and Professor of Arts; Ph.D. (University of California, Santa Barbara).

Nierzwicki-Bauer, Sandra A. Director, Darrin Fresh Water Institute Field Station at Lake George; Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (University of New Hampshire).

†Nieusma, Dean Associate Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Nirenburg, Sergei Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem).

Noble, Ralph G. Associate Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Nyman, Marianne Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (Purdue University).

 

O’Connor, Gina Associate Dean of the Lally School of Management for Academic Affairs; Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (New York University).

O’Rourke, Michael J. Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; P.E., Ph.D. (Northwestern University).

Oatman, Michael Associate Professor of Architecture; M.F.A. (State University of New York, Albany).

Oberai, Assad Associate Dean of Engineering for Research and Graduate Programs; Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Stanford University).

††Oehlschlaeger, Matthew Associate Dean of the School of Engineering for Academic Affairs; Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Stanford University).

Oksiuta, Zbigniew Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.F.A. (Warsaw Technical University).

Ozisik, Rahmi Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Akron).

 

Palermo, Edmund F. Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Michigan). 

Parrales, Sarah Lecturer, Department of Economics; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Passeri, Stefano Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.Arch. (Southern California Institute of Architecture).

Patterson, Stacy Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of California, Santa Barbara).

Paulson, Albert S. Frank and Lillian Gilbreth Professor in the Technologies of Management; Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute).

Pazour, Jennifer Assistant Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Arkansas).

Pequito, Sergio Assistant Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Carnegie Mellon University/Instituto Superior Technico, University of Lisbon).

Perez Guembe, Elena Lecturer, School of Architecture; M.S. Advanced Architectural Design (Columbia University).

Perry, Christopher Graduate Program Director for the School of Architecture; Program Director, M.Arch II; Program Director for Geofutures and Environmental Parametrics; Associate Professor, School of Architecture; M.Arch. (Columbia University).

†Persans, Peter D. Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of Chicago).

Peters, Lois S. Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Area Coordinator, Enterprise Management and Organization; Area and Academic Director, TC&E Program; Ph.D. (New York University).

Picu, Catalin Associate Department Head and Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Dartmouth College).

Piper, Bruce R. Associate Department Head and Associate Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (University of Utah).

Plawsky, Joel L. Department Head and Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Sc.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Plotka, Richard Lecturer, Information Technology and Web Science; B.S. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Podowski, Michael Z. Director, Center for Multiphase Research; Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Warsaw Technical University).

Puka, William J. Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (Harvard University).


Radke, Richard Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Princeton University).

Ragsdale, Kenneth Lecturer, Department of Arts; M.F.A. (State University of New York, Albany).

Rai, Sumant Lecturer, Department of Economics; Ph.D. (University of Washington, Seattle).

Ramanath, Ganapathiraman John Tod Horton ‘52 Professor of Materials Engineering; Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Illinois, Urbana).

Ravichandran, T. Irene and Robert Bozzone ‘55 Professor of Management and Technology; Associate Dean of the Lally School of Management for Research; Area Coordinator, Marketing, Operations, and Information Systems; Director, MS in Supply Chain Management; Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Southern Illinois University).

*Rea, Mark S. Director, Lighting Research Center (LRC) and Professor of Architecture; Professor of Psychology; Ph.D. (Ohio State University).

Reid, Larry D. Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (University of Utah).

Reilly, John M. Professor of Practice, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Relyea, Rick David M. Darrin ‘40 Senior Chair at the Darrin Fresh Water Institute; Executive Director, Darrin Fresh Water Institute; Director, Jefferson Project at Lake George; Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (University of Michigan).

††Roberge, Wayne G. Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (Harvard University).

Roecker, Steven W. Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Rogers, Karyn Assistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ph.D. (Washington University).

Rose, Kevin Frederic R. Kolleck ‘52 Career Development Professor in Chemistry; Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (Miami University).

Rouse, Rebecca Assistant Professor, Communication and Media; Ph.D. (Georgia Institute of Technology).

Roy, Harry Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (Johns Hopkins University).

Royer, Catherine A. Head, Biochemistry and Biophysics Graduate Program; Constellation Professor, Biocomputation and Bioinformatics; Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

Ruiz, Kathleen H. Associate Professor of Arts; M.A. (New York University).

Rusak, Zvi Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; D.Sc. (Technion-Israel Institute of Technology).

Russo, Rhett John Undergraduate Chair and Assistant Professor of Architecture; Ph.D. (Columbia University).

Rutledge, Eric Lecturer, Department of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (Albany Medical College).

Ruzanka, Silvia Lecturer, Department of Arts; M.F.A. (Chicago Arts Institute).

Ryu, Chang Director of the NYS Center for Polymer Synthesis; Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (University of Minnesota).


Sahni, Onkar Associate Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Samuel, Johnson Associate Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Illinois).

Sanderson, Arthur C. Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Carnegie Mellon University).

Saulnier, Gary J. Associate Department Head and Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Sawyer, Shayla Associate Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Scarton, Henry A. Associate Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Carnegie Mellon University).

Schadler, Linda Vice Provost and Dean for Administration and Undergraduate Education; Russell Sage Professor of Engineering; Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania).

Schaller, Morgan  Assistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ph.D. (Rutgers University).

Schmidt, David A. Lecturer, Department of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Schoch, Paul M. Director, Center for Initiatives in Pre-College Education (CIPCE); Associate Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Schroeder, John Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (Catholic University of America).

Schubert, E. Fred Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Stuttgart, Germany).

Schwendeman, Donald W. Department Head and Professor of Mathematical Sciences; Ph.D. (California Institute of Technology).

Search, Patricia Professor of Communication and Media; Professor of Graphics; M.A. (Goddard College).

Seeley, Sarah Lecturer, Department of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (State University of Binghamton).

Shah, Manoj Professor of Practice, Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute).

Shahsavari, Ali Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Sharkey, Thomas Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Florida).

Shelley, Jacob Alan Paul Schulz Career Development Chair in Chemistry; Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (Indiana University).

*Shephard, Mark S. Elisabeth C. and Samuel A. Johnson ‘37 Professor in Engineering; Director, Scientific Computation Research Center (SCOREC); Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Professor of Computer Science; P.E., Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Shi, Jian Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin, Madison).

Shi, Sufei Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Shi, Yungfeng Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Michigan).

Shih, Kevin Assistant Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (University of California, Davis).

Shohfi, Thomas Assistant Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of Pittsburgh).

*Shur, Michael Patricia W. and C. Sheldon Roberts ‘48 Chaired Professor in Solid State Electronics; Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (A.F. Ioffe Institute of Physics and Technology, Soviet Union).

Si, Mei Associate Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (University of Southern California).

Siegel, Richard W. Robert W. Hunt Professor of Metallurgical Engineering; Director, Rensselaer Nanotechnology Center; Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Illinois).

Sims, Christopher Assistant Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Simoni, Mary Dean, School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences; Acting Department Head, Communication and Media; Professor of Arts; Ph.D. (Michigan State University).

Simons, Kenneth Associate Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (Carnegie Mellon University).

Slota, George M. Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State University).

Smith, Richard N. Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Sohasky, Kate Lecturer, Department of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (Johns Hopkins University).

Spear, Frank S. Edward P. Hamilton Distinguished Educator; Department Head and Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ph.D. (University of California, Los Angeles).

Spina-Caza, Lillian Lecturer, Department of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Spooner, David L. Associate Dean of Science for Academic Affairs; Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State University).

Staniszewski, Mary Anne Associate Professor of Arts; Ph.D. (City University of New York).

Stecher, Chad Assistant Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (University of California).

Steele, Cooper Major, Lecturer, Air and Space Studies.

Stewart, Charles Department Head and Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin).

Sturman, John Lecturer, Department of Computer Science; B.A. Economics (Columbia University).

Sun, Jian Director, Center for Future Energy Systems (CFES); Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Paderborn).

Sun, Ron Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (Brandeis University).

Swank, Douglas M. Associate Professor of Biological Sciences; Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania).

Symans, Michael Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Buffalo).

*Szymanski, Boleslaw K. Claire and Roland Schmitt Distinguished Professor; Director, Network Science and Technology Center (NeST); Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland).



Tajer, Ali Assistant Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Columbia University).

Taylor, Keith Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Terrones, Humberto Rayleigh Chair for Theoretical Physics; Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of London, Birkbeck College).

††Tessier, Peter Richard Baruch M.D. Career Development Professor; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Delaware).

Thero, Daniel Lecturer, Department of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

Thompson, Deanna Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (Rutgers University).

*Tichy, John A. Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Member, Faculty of Information Technology; Ph.D. (University of Michigan).

Titus, Anthony Associate Professor of Architecture; M.F.A. (University of Chicago).

Tomozawa, Minoru Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania).

Traver, Holly A. Lecturer, Department of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

Trinkle, Jeffrey C. Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania).

Turner, Wesley Senior Lecturer, Department of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

 

Uchida, Shun Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Cambridge).

Ullal, Chaitanya Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Underhill, Patrick Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).


Vamos, Igor Associate Professor of Arts; M.F.A. (University of California, San Diego).

van Heuveln, Bram Lecturer, Department of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Binghamton).

Vanfretti, Luigi Associate Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Varela, Carlos A. Associate Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

Vashishth, Deepak Director, Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies (CBIS); Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (University of London).

Vastola, Kenneth S. Associate Department Head and Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Illinois).

Velho, Raquel Assistant Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Ph.D. (University College, London).

VerWys, Christopher Lecturer, Department of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Albany).

 

Walczyk, Daniel Director, Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS); Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; P.E., Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Walf, Alicia Lecturer, Department of Cognitive Science; J.D. (Albany Law School).

Wallace, William A. Yamada Corporation Professor; Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Professor of Cognitive Science; Member, Faculty of Information Technology; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Wan, Leo Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (Columbia University).

Wang, Chunyu Associate Professor of Biologicial Sciences; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Wang, Ge John A. Clark and Edward T. Crossan Chair of Engineering; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (State University of New York, Buffalo).

††Wang, Gwo-Ching Travelstead Institute Chair; Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin).

Wang, Meng Assistant Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Cornell University).

Wang, Xiaokun (Cara) Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Texas).

Wang, Xiang Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Ph.D. (New York University).

Wang, Xun Lecturer, Department of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Manchester, UK).

Washington, Morris A. Associate Director, Center for Materials, Devices, and Integrated Systems; Director of the Clean Room; Professor of Practice, Department of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (New York University).

††Watson, E. Bruce Institute Professor of Science; Director, New York Center for Astrobiology; Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Wen, John Ting-Yung Department Head and Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Wertz, Esther Assistant Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (Universite Paris Sud 11).

Wetzel, Christian M. Associate Dean of Science for Research and Graduate Programs; Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (University of Munich, Germany).

Whitburn, Merrill D. Louis Ellsworth Laflin Professor of English; Professor of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (University of Iowa).

White, Joseph Major, Lecturer, Naval Science.

Wilcox, Chadwick  Lieutenant, Lecturer, Naval Science.

Wilke, Ingrid Associate Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology).

Wilt, Kyle Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Winn, Kelly Lecturer, School of Architecture; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Winner, Langdon Thomas Phelan Chair in Humanities and Social Sciences; Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Professor of Political Science; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Woodhouse, Edward J. Professor of Science and Technology Studies; Professor of Politicial Science; Ph.D. (Yale University).

Woodward, Michael Lieutenant, Lecturer, Naval Science.

Wozny, Michael J.  Acting Department Head and Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of Arizona).

†Wright, Frank Lecturer, Lally School of Management; M.S. (Naval Post Graduate School).

Wu, Qiang Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Wu, Wencen Assistant Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Georgia Institute of Technology).
 

Xia, Lirong Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Duke University).

Xiang, Ning Director, Architectural Acoustics; Professor of Architecture; Ph.D. (Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany).

Xie, Wei Assistant Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Northwestern University).

Xu, George Edward E. Hood Jr. Endowed Faculty Chair; Director, Center for Engineering-based Patient Modeling (CEPM); Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (Texas A&M University).

Xu, Yangyang Assistant Professor of Mathematics; Ph.D. (Rice University).


Yamaguchi, Masashi Associate Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy; Ph.D. (Hokkaido University).

Yan, Pingkin Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Ph.D. (National University of Singapore).

Yang, Yingrui Associate Professor of Cognitive Science; Ph.D. (New York University).

Yatsynovich, Yury Assistant Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Yazici, Birsen Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (Purdue University).

Yener, Bulent Director, Data Science Research Center; Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (Columbia University).

Young, James Lecturer, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Yu, Miao Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Colorado).

Yu, Shan Assistant Professor of Marketing; Ph.D. (University of Arizona).

Yue, Jianling Lecturer, Department of Communication and Media; M.A. (Kansas State University).


Zaki, Mohammed Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (University of Rochester).

Zappen, James P. Professor of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (University of Missouri).

Zeghal, Mourad Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ph.D. (Princeton University).

Zha, Runye (Helen) Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering; Ph.D. (Northwestern University).

Zhang, Lucy Associate Professor of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering; Ph.D. (Northwestern University).

*Zhang, Shengbai Gail and Jeffrey L. Kodosky 70 Chair in Physics, Information Technology, and Entrepreneurship; Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy, Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley).

Zhang, Tong Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering; Ph.D. (University of Minnesota).

Zhao, Hao Director, MS in Management Program; Associate Professor, Lally School of Management; Ph.D. (University of Illinois).

Zhou, Yalun (Helen) Assistant Professor of Communication and Media; Ph.D. (University of Kansas).

Zikas, Vassillis Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Ph.D. (ETH Zurich).

Zimmie, Thomas F. Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; P.E., Ph.D. (University of Connecticut).

 

Faculty Roster (Rensselaer at Hartford) 

Cunha, Frank Professor of Practice, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering, Hartford; Ph.D. (New York University).

Gutierrez-Miravete, Ernesto Professor of Practice, Department of Engineering and Science; Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Hughes, Michael Lecturer, Department of Engineering and Science; Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).