Željko Torbica has been appointed to the position of professor and head of Purdue Polytechnic’s School of Construction Management Technology.
The Purdue University Board of Trustees extended Gary Bertoline’s term as dean of the Purdue Polytechnic Institute through June 30, 2022.
Purdue Polytechnic student Noah Scott was appointed to the Purdue University Board of Trustees.
Robert Cox, senior associate dean for globalization and professor of construction management, has been named a 2017 Global Faculty Fellow by Purdue’s Office of Corporate and Global Partnerships (OCGP).
Manoj Patankar has been appointed head of the School of Aviation and Transportation Technology. Patankar was previously a professor of aviation science at Saint Louis University.
Patrick E. Connolly, Ph.D., has been appointed associate dean for undergraduate programs and learning innovation in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute.
Two new department heads have been appointed in the College of Technology. Kenneth Burbank, Ph.D., will be head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology. Ragu Athinarayanan, Ph.D., will be head of the new Department of Technology Leadership & Innovation.
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