Oct 31, 2020  
2020-2021 Florida Tech Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Florida Tech Catalog

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Board of Trustees

Michael Bisk
Chief Executive Officer, Bisk Education Inc.

William M. (Bill) Brown
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Harris Corporation

Joseph Caruso ‘73
President and Chief Executive Officer, OmniFirst Capital

Andrew M. Clark, Ph.D.
President, Cyprus Seismic Network

Charles Clemente
Chief Operating Officer (Ret.), America Online/RCC

Brian Crane ‘91
Owner, Crane Private Wealth Group

Dale A. Dettmer, J.D. ‘71
Partner, Krasny and Dettmer

Ann Elizabeth Dunwoody ‘88
General, U.S. Army (Ret.)
President, First 2 Four

Bobbie Dyer
Division President, Dyer Mortgage Group of Melbourne

Doug Flutie
Sports Analyst, Former National Football League Player

Tom J. Folliard ‘89
Chairman, CarMax

Steven Freeman ‘90, ‘92
Executive Director and Complex Manager, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

Svafa Gronfeldt ‘95
Massachusetts Institute of Technology DesignX Advisory Board member, Executive Vice President Alvogen Inc.
President/Rector Emerita University of Reykjavik

Debbie Harvey
President and Chief Operating Officer, Ron Jon Surf Shop

Erik E. Joh
Attorney at Law, Hinman, Howard and Kattell, LLP

Bob Klein
Vice President of Engineering, Manned Aircraft Design Center of Excellence
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems

T. Dwayne McCay, Ph.D.
President, Florida Institute of Technology

Richard P. McNeight
Secretary, Florida Institute of Technology Board of Trustees
Executive Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, Health First Inc.

William Muns ‘78, ‘80
Executive Director, MDCC Holdings

Robert L. Phebus Jr. ‘74
Chairman, Florida Institute of Technology Board of Trustees
Chief Financial Officer (Ret.), Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa

William C. Potter, J.D.
Partner (Ret.), Holland and Knight - Potter, McClelland, Marks and Healy, P.A.

Alan L. Prestwood
Senior Vice President of Investments, Wells Fargo Advisors

Travis Proctor ‘98
Vice Chairman, Florida Institute of Technology Board of Trustees
Chief Executive Officer, Artemis IT

James E. Pruitt ‘72
President (Ret.), Pruitt McCaslin Inc.

Kenneth P. Revay ‘82
Past President, Florida Tech Alumni Association

Michael Scafati
Managing Director (Ret.), Wells Fargo Advisors

Edward W. Scott Jr.
Investor, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist, EScott Ventures

Scott J. Seymour
President and Chief Executive Officer (Ret.), Aerojet Rocketdyne

Mahesh (Mike) R. Shah
Owner/President, M&R High Point Holding Inc.
President, Southeast Petro Dist. Inc.

F. Alan Smith
Executive Vice President (Ret.), General Motors Corporation

Elizabeth J. Swann
Owner, Dunn Huntin Grove

Vikram Verma ‘87
Chief Executive Officer, 8x8 Inc.

Tim Wakefield
Major League Baseball Pitcher (Ret.)

James Wong ‘07
Executive Director, Chinney Alliance Group Limited

Trustees Emeriti

Raymond A. Armstrong, M.D.
Physician (Ret.)

Richard N. Baney, M.D.
President (Ret.), Health First Physicians Inc.

James L. Fisher, Ph.D.
President Emeritus, CASE; President Emeritus, Towson University
Academic Consultant and Author

Joseph M. Flammio
Vice President (Ret.), Wells Fargo Advisors

Standing Committees

Faculty Senate

Marc M. Baarmand, Ph.D.
Professor, Aerospace, Physics and Space Sciences

Kevin R. Burke, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Arts and Communication

Patrick D. Converse, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychology

Heather Crawford, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Computer Engineering and Sciences

Ivonne Delgado-Perez, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business

Amitabh Dutta, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business

Eric Guisbert, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences

A. Celeste Harvey, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Behavior Analysis

Ashley Huser, M.L.I.S.
Assistant Librarian, Evans Library

Mehmet Kaya, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences

Vilpuil Kishore, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences

Suzanne L. Kozaitis, M.L.I.S.
Associate Librarian, Evans Library

Brian Lail, Ph.D.
Professor, Computer Engineering and Sciences

Maria Lavooy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychology

Debbie Lelekis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Arts and Communication

George Maul, Ph.D.
Professor, Ocean Engineering and Marine Sciences

Rian Mehta, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Aeronautics

Amitabh Nag, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Aerospace, Physics and Space Sciences

Hamidreza Najafi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Civil Engineering

Nasri Nesnas, Ph.D.
Professor, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences and President, Faculty Senate

Nezamoddin Nezamoddini-Kachouie, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematical Sciences

Troy Nguyen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mechanical and Civil Engineering

Joo Young Park, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences

Barbara Paulillo, Ph.D.
Director of Psychological Services, Psychology

Donald Platt, Ph.D.
Site Director, Spaceport

Pallav Ray, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Ocean Engineering and Marine Sciences

Ronnal Reichard, Ph.D.
Professor, Ocean Engineering and Marine Sciences

Razvan Rusovici, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Aerospace, Physics and Space Sciences

Darrel L. Sandall, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business

Marius Silaghi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Computer Engineering and Sciences

Ersoy Subasi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Computer Engineering and Sciences

Nakin Suksawang, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Professor, Mechanical and Civil Engineering

R. Tolga Turgut, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Aeronautics

Abram Walton, Ph.D.
Professor, Business

Nicholas Weatherly, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Head, School of Behavior Analysis

Aaron Welters, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences

Kurt Winkelmann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences

Dzmitry Yuran, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Arts and Communication

Graduate Council

William H. Allen III, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Harris Institute of Assured Information

Charles R. Bostater, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Environmental Science and Physical Oceanography

David J. Carroll, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Ocean Engineering and Marine Sciences

Deborah S. Carstens, Ph.D.
Professor, Aviation Science/Management

H. Hatfield Edwards, Ph.D.
Professor, Arts and Communication and Chair, Graduate Council

Victoria Follette, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychology

Tariel Kiguradze, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematical Sciences

José Martinez-Diaz, Ph.D.
Professor, Behavior Analysis

Enrique M. Perez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Business

Jean C. Perez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Aerospace, Physics and Space Sciences

Barry Webster, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Civil Engineering

Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Mark R. Archambault, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Aerospace Engineering, and Chair, Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Philip J. Bernhard, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Computer Engineering and Sciences

Mark T. Harvey, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychology

Marshall A. Jones, M.S.
Instructor and Director, College of Psychology and Liberal Arts Undergraduate Online Programs

George A. Maul, Ph.D.
Professor, Ocean Engineering and Marine Sciences

Angel R. Ortero, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Business

Csaba Palotai, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Aerospace, Physics and Space Sciences

Lisa Perdigao, Ph.D.
Assistant Vice President and Head, Honors College

Toufiq Reza, Ph.D.
Assoicate Professor, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences

Alan M. Rosiene, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Humanities

Michael H. Slotkin, Ph.D.
Professor, Bisk College of Business

Ryan Stansifer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Computer Engineering and Sciences

Chelsea Stripling, M.S.
Assistant Librarian, Evans Library

Norito Takenaka, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences

Robert A. Taylor, Ph.D.
Professor, Arts, and Communication

Ghnana Bhaskar Tenali, Ph.D.
Professor, Mathematical Sciences

Ralph G. Turingan, Ph.D.
Professor, Ocean Engineering and Marine Sciences

Kegang Wang, Ph.D.
Professor, Mechanical and Civil Engineering

Brooke E. Wheeler, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Division Director, Aeronautics