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Robert Beaury

Interim Director of Engineering Entrepreneurship and Instructor

Affiliation(s):

  • School of Engineering Design, Technology and Professional Programs
  • Engineering Entrepreneurship
  • Engineering Leadership Development

213 Hammond Building

rjb34@psu.edu

814-863-6621

Research Areas:

Engineering Entrepreneurship, Engineering Leadership Development

Interest Areas:

Former CEO of fiber optic networking company. Twenty years of real-world business experience at technology companies.

 
 

 

Education

  • BA, Marketing, Glassboro State College (now: Rowan University), 1978
  • MS, Communications Management, Boston University, 1984

Publications

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

  • George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching, Penn State, April 2016

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Advisor, January 2015 - December 2015
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Camp Kesem, February 2013 - August 2016
  • Participation in Governance Bodies and Related Activities, Other, Campaign Committee Chair, Outreach, January 2011 - December 2015
  • Participation in Development/Fundraising Activities, Hosting Potential Donors, September 2011
  • Participation in Governance Bodies and Related Activities, Other, Board Member, Outreach, October 2009
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Atlas THON, September 2009
  • Participation in Governance Bodies and Related Activities, Chairman, Penn State Public Broadcasting, September 2009 - September 2013
  • Participation in Governance Bodies and Related Activities, Member, Incubator Advisory Board, January 2008 - January 2010
  • Participation in Governance Bodies and Related Activities, Other, Penn State Public Broadcasting, September 2003 - September 2013
  • Participation in Governance Bodies and Related Activities, Other, Penn State Public Broadcasting, October 2001
  • Other, Advisor, September 2001
  • Committee Work, Member, Penn State Public Broadcasting, October 2001 - May 2009
  • Participation in Recruitment and Retention Activities, Member, Recruitment: Director Leadership Minor, May 2005

Service to External Organizations:

  • Service to Business and Industry, Moderator, Meeting Facilitator, Manufacturers Executive Forum - Centre PA, October 2014 - May 2016
  • Service to Business and Industry, Board Member, May 2014
  • Service to Business and Industry, Advisor, May 2006
  • Other, Member, September 2005
  • Service to Business and Industry, Board Member, May 2005
  • Service to Business and Industry, Board Member, January 2004
 


 

About

The School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs (SEDTAPP) delivers effective engineering education through active, collaborative, project-based, and professionally oriented classroom experiences. SEDTAPP offers a variety of programs that partner faculty, students, and industry in the study of real-life engineering problems. Our programs teach students to solve real-life problems with innovative solutions. 

School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs

213 Hammond Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-2952