James Madison University

Department of Engineering Welcomes New Faculty

PHOTO: Adebayo A. OgundipeAdebayo A. Ogundipe, Ph.D. will join the Department of Engineering as an Assistant Professor in August 2010.  Dr. Ogundipe received his doctorate in Environmental Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology in 2006 and is currently a Research Fellow for the Center of Environmental Systems at Stevens Institute of Technology.  Dr. Ogundipe also teaches in the Civil, Environmental and Ocean Engineering Department at Stevens Institute.  His research and teaching is in life cycle impact, environmental sustainability, industrial ecology, green design, environmental compatibility in manufacturing, emerging pollutants, physicochemical processes, and environmental fate and transport studies.

PHOTO: Robert L. NagelRobert L. Nagel, Ph.D. will join the Department of Engineering as an Assistant Professor in August 2010.  Dr. Nagel earned his doctorate from Oregon State University in June 2010 in Engineering Design. He performs research in the area of design theory and methodology exploring the potential to automate human-centric operations, modeling of complex systems, and identification of faults associated with unanticipated user interaction Mr. Nagel aims to work collaboratively within both industrial and academic circles on multidisciplinary research projects applying research, performing new research and participating as an active member in the design research community.


  • September 28
    Fall Career & Internship Fair
    Festival Conference and Student Center
  • October 2
    11:00 a.m.
    Cohen Center Talk:
    David Campbell of Boston University presents: Back to the Future: Recovering the Age of Wonder
    Highlands Room
  • November 13
    11:00 a.m.
    Cohen Center Talk: Henry Petroski of Duke University presents on the topics of design, success and failure, and history of engineering and technology.
    Grafton Stovall Theater
  • April 16, 2016
    9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Engineering xChange