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Newly-hired faculty

The Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering continues to expand its teaching and research enterprise in new and emerging areas and broadening educational programs to meet the needs of a diverse and growing student body.

We are happy to welcome some of the best and brightest teachers and researchers from around the world.

*indicates a joint appointment

2019-2020

Benjamin Bartelle
Asst Professor
SBHSE
PhD, New York University

Scott Beeman
Asst Professor
SBHSE
PhD, Arizona State University

Dimitri Bertsekas
Professor
CIDSE
PhD, Massachussetts Institute of Technology

Maria Chavez-Echeagaray
Lecturer
ASA
PhD, Arizona State University

Michael A Cirillo
Lecturer
POLY
PhD, University of Maryland University College – MBA

Ivan Sanchez Esqueda
Asst Professor
ECEE
PhD, Arizona State University

Deliang Fan
Asst Professor
ECEE
PhD, Purdue University

Michael Findler
Lecturer
CIDSE
PhD, Wright State University

Mark Huerta
Lecturer
ASA
PhD, Arizona State University

Wonmo Kang
Asst Professor
SEMTE
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ali Can Kucukozyigit
Lecturer
CIDSE
PhD, Old Dominion University

Barry T Kutz
Lecturer
SSEBE
PhD, Arizona State University – Master’s

Leila Ladani
Professor/School Director
POLY

Heewook Lee
Asst Professor
CIDSE/Biodesign
PhD, Indiana University

Xiangjia (Cindy) Li
Asst Professor (ABD)
SEMTE
PhD, University of Southern California

Michael Machas
Lecturer
ASA
PhD, Arizona State University

Ayan Mallik
Asst Professor
POLY
PhD, University of Maryland, College Park

Troy McDaniel
Asst Professor
POLY
PhD, Arizona State University

Steven Millman
Professor of Practice
ECEE
PhD, Stanford University

Alexandra Navrotsky
Professor
SEMTE/School of Molecular Sciences
PhD, University of Chicago

Hasan Ozer
Assoc Prof
SSEBE
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Aikaterini Stefanaki
Lecturer
SEMTE
PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo

Vijay B. Suthar
Lecturer
CIDSE
PhD, Stanford University

Kuei-Chun (Mark) Wang
Asst Professor
SBHSE
PhD, University of California, San Diego

Tianfang Xu
Asst Professor
SSEBE
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Yingzhen Yang
Asst Professor
CIDSE
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Jia Zou
Asst Professor
CIDSE
PhD, Tsinghua University

Ruijie Zeng
Asst Professor
SSEBE
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2018-2019

Abhinav Acharya
Assistant Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
PhD, University of Florida

Renu Balyan
Lecturer
The Polytechnic School
PhD, IIT Delhi

Tiffany Bao
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, Carnegie Mellon University

Tyler Baron
Lecturer
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, Arizona State University

Chris Bryan
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, University of California, Davis

Xiangfan Chen
Assistant Professor
The Polytechnic School
PhD, Northwestern University

Wanda Dalla Costa*
Associate Professor
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
MDesR, Southern California Institute of Architecture

Gautam Dasarathy
Assistant Professor
School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
PhD, University of Wisconsin—Madison

Mohamed Elhoseiny
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, Rutgers University

Elham (Ellie) Fini
Associate Professor
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Daniel Frank
Lecturer
Engineering Academic and Student Affairs
PhD, University of Florida

Robert Gutzwiller
Assistant Professor
The Polytechnic School
PhD, Colorado State University

Kevin Hadley
Lecturer Sr.
Engineering Academic and Student Affairs
PhD, Vanderbilt University

Kerry Hamilton
Associate Professor
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
PhD, Drexel University

John Hentges
Lecturer
The Polytechnic School
MS, DePaul University

Kirk Jalbert*
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Mohamed Housse Kasbaoui
Assistant Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
PhD, Cornell University

Beomjin Kwon
Assistant Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Katina Michael*
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, University of Wollongong, Australia

Ariane Middel*
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany

Ryan Milcarek
Assistant Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
PhD, Syracuse University

Prescott Perez-Fox
Lecturer
The Polytechnic School
MA, University of the Creative Arts

Sung-Min Sohn
Assistant Professor
School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering
PhD, University of Minnesota

George Stephanopoulos*
Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
PhD, University of Florida

Dinesh Sthapit
Lecturer
The Polytechnic School
MS, Rochester Institute of Technology

Junliang Tao
Associate Professor
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
PhD, Case Western Reserve University

Ruoyu Wang
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara

Jessica Weaver
Assistant Professor
School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering
PhD, University of Miami

Saeed Zeinolabedinzadeh
Assistant Professor
School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology

2017-2018

Ahmed Alkhateeb
Assistant Professor
School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
PhD, University of Texas

Kumar Ankit
Assistant Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
PhD, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

Ajay Bansal
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, University of Texas at Dallas

Dhruv Bhate
Associate Professor
The Polytechnic School
PhD, Purdue University

Olivia Burnsed
Lecturer
School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering

Andrea Cherman
Lecturer
The Polytechnic School
PhD, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Brooke Coley
Assistant Professor
The Polytechnic School
PhD, University of Pittsburgh

Anca Delgado
Assistant Professor
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
PhD, Arizona State University

Celina Dozier
Lecturer
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
PhD, The University of Texas

Asmaa Elbadrawy
Lecturer
The Polytechnic School
PhD, University of Minnesota

Ahmed Emad Ewaisha
Lecturer
School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
PhD, Arizona State University

Stephanie Forrest
Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, University of Michigan

Margaret Garcia
Assistant Professor
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
PhD, Tufts University

Stephanie Gil
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Stephanie Gillespie
Lecturer
Engineering Academic and Student Affairs
PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology

Mojdeh Khorsand
Assistant Professor
School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
PhD, Arizona State University

Robert Reimar Heinrichs
Lecturer
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany

Suren Jayasuriya*
Assistant Professor
School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
PhD, Cornell University

Joseph Juarez
Lecturer
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, Arizona State University

Jeonglae Kim
Assistant Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
Assistant Professor
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Anthony Kuhn
Lecturer
Engineering Academic and Student Affairs
MS., Arizona State University

Anthony Lamanna
Associate Professor
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Bruce Marsh
Professor of Practice
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
MS, Oregon State University

Rebecca Muenich
Assistant Professor
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
PhD, Purdue University

Christopher Muhich
Assistant Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
PhD, University of Colorado-Boulder

Steven Osburn
Lecturer
Engineering Academic and Student Affairs
MSE, Arizona State University

Christopher Plaisier
Assistant Professor
School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering
PhD, University of California

Christ Richmond
Associate Professor
School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Doug Sandy
Lecturer
Engineering Academic and Student Affairs
PhD, University of Minnesota

Jared Schoepf
Lecturer
Engineering Academic and Student Affairs
PhD, Arizona State University

Yan Shoshitaishvili
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara

Mehdi Sookhak
Lecturer
The Polytechnic School
PhD, University of Malaya, Malaysia

Kenan Song
Assistant Professor
The Polytechnic School
PhD, Northeastern University

Siddharth Srivastava
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, University of Massachusetts

Richard Standage
Lecturer
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment

Xiao-Jun Tian
Assistant Professor
School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering
PhD, Nanjing University, China

Arul Varman
Assistant Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
PhD, Washington University

Taylor Weiss
Assistant Professor
The Polytechnic School
PhD, University of Rochester

Meng Wu
Assistant Professor
School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
PhD, Texas A&M University

Hao Yan
Assistant Professor
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology

Houlong Zhuang
Assistant Professor
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
PhD, Cornell University