Purdue Polytechnic welcomes 15 new faculty, staff

The Purdue Polytechnic Institute will begin the 2017-18 academic year with 15 new faculty and staff who have been hired over the past year. They include:

  • Kereshmeh Afsari, assistant professor, Construction Management Technology & Computer Graphics Technology
  • Marla Carey, account clerk
  • Laura Fritz, secretary, Naval ROTC
  • Travis Fuerst, clinical assistant professor, Computer Graphics Technology
  • Thomas Genter, lieutenant colonel, Army ROTC
  • Suzy Habib, business assistant
  • Susan Hockings, academic advisor, Engineering Technology
  • Heather Mayorga, academic advisor, Computer Graphics Technology
  • Manoj Patankar, professor and head, Aviation & Transportation Technology
  • Cassie Pendleton, academic advisor, Engineering Technology & Computer and Information Technology
  • Lynn Scheel, colonel, Air Force ROTC
  • Doug Schreiber, recruiter, Technology Leadership & Innovation
  • Austin Toombs, assistant professor, Computer Graphics Technology
  • Peng Wang, assistant professor, Aviation & Transportation Technology
  • Jiansong Zhang, assistant professor, Construction Management Technology