People

Core Faculty

Founding Director

Khanjan Mehta
213W Hammond Building
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 863-4426
khanjan@engr.psu.edu


Collaborating Faculty

Sarah Ritter
Assistant Professor, Engineering Design
213 Hammond Building
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 863-1531
scr@psu.edu
personal.psu.edu/scr15/

Sven Bilén
Head, School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs
Phone: 814-863-1526
sbilen@psu.edu

Esther Obonyo
Associate Professor of Engineering Design and Architectural Engineering
eao4@psu.edu

Peter Lusch
Associate Professor of Graphic Design
plusch77@gmail.com

James Adair
Professor, Materials Science & Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Pharmacology
814-863-6047
adair@matse.psu.edu

Jeffrey Erickson
Director, International Sustainable Development Projects Clinic
Supervising Faculty Attorney, Rural Economic Development Clinic
jme121@psu.edu

Sarah Zappe
The Leonard Center
Director, Assessment and Instructional Support
814-865-4016
ser163@psu.edu

Josh Stapleton
Director, Materials Characterization Laboratory
814-863-2224
jjs366@psu.edu


Program Staff

Megan Biek
International Politics, Senior
mab6227@psu.edu
https://www.linkedin.com/in/megan-biek-a6940597

Sara Warnquist
Psychology, Sophomore
spw5142@psu.edu

Leah Bader
Anthropology, Junior
lrb5258@psu.edu
leahbader.weebly.com

Brittany Schraeder
Chemical Engineering, Junior
bqs5208@psu.edu

Nick Frazzette
Bioengineering, BS/MS Student
njf5071@psu.edu
https://www.linkedin.com/in/nicholas-frazzette-0192a1a8

Molly Eckman
Biomedical Engineering, Senior
mce5066@psu.edu

Siri Maley 
Resident Editor
sirikmaley@gmail.com

Arianna De Reus
Resident Editor
ariannadereus@gmail.com
https://www.linkedin.com/in/arianna-de-reus-6b191193

 

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