Gretchen Hein

Gretchen Hein


Senior Lecturer, Engineering Fundamentals

  • PhD, Michigan Technological University
  • ME, Purdue University
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, Kettering University


Dr. Hein's teaching interests include graphics, visualization, and computer aided design.  Her research interests include educational methods, and spatial visualization.  Her current research project is Development of the First Year Engineering Program.  She enjoys hiking, biking, farming, knitting, and weaving.

She is also the  Academic Advisor for Society of Women Engineers at Michigan Tech.

Links of Interest

Teaching Interests

  • Graphics
  • Visualization
  • Computer aided design

Research Interests

  • Educational methods
  • Spatial visualization