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Faculty and Staff Profile

Shu Chang

Associate Professor

Office: 207 Godfrey Hall
Phone: 585-737-7176

 Educational Background

Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering
University of Minnesota - Twin City

BS. Physics
Berea College

 Courses Taught

GC 3460 Ink and Substrates
GC 3461 Ink and Substrates Laboratory
GC 4900 / 6900 3D Printing Workflow
GC 4900 / 6900 3D Printing Workflow Laboratory
GC 8110 Print Industry Operations
GC 8111 Print Industry Operations Laboratory


Prior to joining Clemson, Dr. Chang held the Melbert B. Cary Jr. Distinguished Professorship in the School of Media Sciences at Rochester Institute of Technology. Previous to that she worked in printing technology research and development at Xerox for over 20 years. Her work at Xerox spanned from printing technologies and materials science research to sustainability in printing and market explorations. Her expertise extends to process and materials systems, lean six sigma, modeling and simulation, and materials characterizations.

 Research Interests

Dr. Chang's current research identifies techniques to bridge the various aspects of conventional digital printing to the rapidly growing field of print for manufacturing. She holds over 25 U.S. Patents and patent applications as well as over 50 publications.