Past research and expertise in near-Earth space particles and fields; Current research and assignment in Engineering Management to include entrepreneurial efforts, small / medium business / industry strategy and practices with associated areas of current study: leadership, ethics, business performance excellence, and project management
EMEN 5015 - Engineering Communication
Fall 2019 / Spring 2020
Enables students to communicate their thoughts and ideas in written and oral form in professional environments. Understand and demonstrate the ability to write a correctly-formed document. Develop active listening skills, particularly when providing and receiving feedback. Learn to orally communicate ideas by speaking clearly, persuasively, energetically, and with appropriate non-verbal elements. Present in various environments and to various audiences.
EMEN 5052 - Leading Others
Understand and apply leadership techniques that develop and sustain a high-powered technical organization. Specifically, students evaluate qualities associated with successful leaders, learn practical leadership skills such as defining roles and responsibilities, setting vision, coaching, and dealing with conflicts. The course then addresses team building, from hiring the right team members, to managing the team, and conducting effective team meetings.
EMEN 5080 - Ethical Decision-Making in Engineering Management
Spring 2018 / Summer 2018 / Spring 2019 / Summer 2019 / Spring 2020
Learn how to recognize ethical issues and dilemmas affecting managers in the workplace. Understand various models and practices offering solutions to these issues and how to create a culture of ethics and integrity in supporting and/or building a profitable, healthy and responsible organization.
EMEN 5830 - Special Topics
Spring 2018 / Summer 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
May be repeated up to 9 credit hours.