Michelle Jarvie-Eggart

Michelle Jarvie-Eggart


  • 906-487-1105
  • Cell: 906-281-1872 (texting is good!)
  • Dillman 104E
  • Assistant Professor, Engineering Fundamentals
  • Affiliated Assistant Professor, Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering
  • Affiliated Assistant Professor, Cognitive and Learning Sciences
  • PhD, Environmental Engineering, Michigan Technological University
  • MS, Environmental Policy, Michigan Technological University
  • BS, Environmental Engineering, Michigan Technological University


Dr. Jarvie-Eggart approaches teaching and research from a liberation pedagogy. She believes in the empowering value of education in both students and faculty and is committed to creating an inclusive campus environment for everyone. Her research interests lie in the area of technology adoption among both engineering students and faculty, including the adoption of programming languages and online learning; as well as humanitarian service learning. She coaches kids’ mountain biking in the summer and enjoys cross country skiing with her family in the winter. She is an avid knitter.

Research Interests

  • Technology Adoption
  • Online Learning
  • Service Learning
  • First-year Engineering
  • Sustainability