The Department of Mechanical Engineering has 32 tenured/tenure track faculty and 7 full-time and part-time lecturers who teach and perform research in a broad range of topics. Many members of our faculty are known nationally and internationally, and among our ranks are nine ASME Fellows, one SME Fellow, one ANS Fellow, two Presidential Faculty Fellows, six NSF CAREER awardees, one NSF PECASE awardee, one Editor of an International Journal, and 12 associate editors/members of the editorial boards of national/international journals. There are also several adjunct faculty members who are involved in cooperative activities within our department.
The department has 12 administrative and technical staff members. Our staff are instrumental in the department's operations and in the support of faculty and students.