Research Seminar Schedule

Noontime Seminars

Noontime Seminars are typically on Tuesdays from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. in 3540 Engineering Building (Seminar Room) unless otherwise noted. Pizza and pop will be provided; you are welcome to bring a lunch.

For more information contact: Teresa Thomas, or Julie Chism at


FALL 2014


            Date                                                    Speaker                                     Topic

October 7, 2014

CEER - Presenter: 

Andy Anderson, Ph.D., College of Education - MSU


Teaching in Large Lecture Classrooms

October 14, 2014 Brian Mattes, J.D., MPH, Faculty Conflict of Interest Officer Conflict of Interest
October 28, 2014 Roozbeh Dargazany, PhD., Civil and Environmental Engineering New Faculty
November 4, 2014

CEER - Presenter:

Claudia Vergara, Ph.D., Center for Engineering Education Research (CEER)


Towards a Framework for Assessing Computational Competencies for Engineering Undergraduate Students

November 11, 2014 Dan Evon, Director of Contracts & Grants Administration & Stacy Salisbury, Manager of CGA-Awards, Amendments, No-Cost Extensions and Effort Reporting Group Effort Reporting
November 18, 2014 Denis Ulicny Director, Strategic Technology InitiativesInnovation & Technology OfficeDelphi Corporation Megatrends to Company Developments
November 25, 2014 Mary Anne Walker, Director of International Engineering Programs;  Maggie Blair Ramsey, Coordinator - Engineering Study Abroad Program & Bernadette Friedrich, Ph.D., Director of International Career Services International Programs in Engineering: Research Money, Internships, Education, PhD Recruitment
December 2, 2014

CEER - Presenter:

Charles Owen, Ph.D., Computer Science and Engineering

Compelling Video for Online and Flipped Classes
December 9, 2014 Anne Plovanich-Jones, Grant Writer with Syed Hashsham, Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering & Virgina Ayres, Ph.D., Electrical and Computing Engineering Grant Writing