Administration/Staff

Lorelle A. Meadows

Dean of the Pavlis Honors College

Specialties

  • STEM Education Research
  • Human-Centered Design
  • Service-Learning
Jim Baker

Jim Baker

Executive Director, Innovation and Industry Engagement

906-487-2228
jrbaker@mtu.edu
ATDC 210

Specialties

  • Intellectual property/patents
  • Technology licensing
  • Corporate research
  • Spin-off/start-up business development
Richard J. Berkey

Richard J. Berkey

Director of Industry Engagement and Educational Partnerships

Director, The Enterprise Program

Advisor, Supermileage Systems Enterprise

Specialties

  • Corporate/Industry Sponsorship
  • Product Development
  • Program Management
  • Lean / Six Sigma / Design for Six Sigma Methodologies

Will H. Cantrell

Professor, Physics

Director, Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences Institute (EPSSI)

Director, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

Specialties

  • Atmospheric Science

Laura Kasson Fiss

Instructor, English

Research Assistant Professor, Pavlis Honors College

lkfiss@mtu.edu
Walker 333

Zachary D. Fredin

Enterprise Program Coordinator

906-487-3473
zdfredin@mtu.edu
M&M 722

Specialties

  • Product Development
  • Student Engagement
  • Project Sponsorship & Donations
Paige Hackney

Paige Hackney

Director of College Administration

Pavlis Honors College

906-487-4371
phackney@mtu.edu
M&M 721

Links of Interest

Specialties

  • Budget management
  • Competitive scholarship process management
  • Pavlis program planning/coordination

Kari B. Henquinet

Director, Peace Corps Master's International Programs

Director, Peace Corps Prep Program

Senior Lecturer, Department of Social Sciences

Areas of Expertise

  • International/transnational development
  • Faith-based development
  • Gender
  • Human rights
  • Global service learning
  • African studies (Niger)
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Amy Karagiannakis

Manager of Marketing and Digital Content

906-487-4320
akaragia@mtu.edu
M&M 722B

Specialties

  • Customer relations and student engagement
  • Website and social media
  • Marketing and recruiting
  • Event planning and coordination
Mary Raber

Mary Raber

Assistant Dean of Academic Programs, Pavlis Honors College

Director of Global Leadership

Co-Director of the Innovation Center for Entrepreneurship

Specialties

  • Engineering Education Research
  • Leadership Development
  • Program Management
  • Product Development Process
  • Design Thinking
  • Lean Startup
Joe Thompson

Joseph H. Thompson

Sponsored Projects Manager

Specialties

  • Design for Manufacturing
  • Product Development
  • Foundation/Corporate/Alumni/Nonprofit Project Sponsorship
  • Student Engagement Strategies