Leadership Team

Office of the Dean

Interim DeanDr. Gail W. DePuy
Interim Assistant Dean for Academic AffairsDr. Erin Gerber
Interim Assistant Dean of Student AffairsHeidi Neal
Associate Dean for Research & Physical FacilitiesDr. Kevin Walsh
Interim Associate Dean for Administration, Planning and Faculty AffairsDr. J.P. Mohsen
Assistant Dean for FinanceConnie A. Braden

Department Chairs

BioengineeringDr. Ayman El-Baz
Chemical EngineeringDr. Joel Fried
Civil & Environmental Engineering (Acting Chair)Dr. Zhihui Sun
Computer Engineering & Computer ScienceDr. Adel S. Elmaghraby
Electrical & Computer EngineeringDr. Bruce Alphenaar
Engineering FundamentalsDr. Patricia A. S. Ralston
Industrial EngineeringDr. Suraj Alexander
Mechanical EngineeringDr. Kevin D. Murphy


DevelopmentJason Diffenderfer
Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center (KPPC)Elisabeth McCracken
Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research (CCRER)Dr. Mahendra Sunkara
Logistics and Distribution Institute (LODI)Dr. Kevin Gue
Micro Nano Technology Center (MNTC)Dr. Shamus McNamara
Rapid Prototyping Center (RPC)Dr. Tom Starr

Updated: 07/20/2017