Professor C. Timothy Koeller named Interim Dean of the Howe School

HOBOKEN, N.J. - Professor C. Timothy Koeller has been appointed Interim Dean of the Howe School of Technology Management at Stevens Institute of Technology.

Koeller has been a member of the Stevens faculty since 1979 when he was named an Assistant Professor of Management. He most recently served as Associate Dean for Research and Academics at the Howe School

The Howe School of Technology Management is an integral component of Stevens. As a leading independent technological university, Stevens has many highly ranked educational and research programs, including those of the Howe School.  Stevens and the Howe School value leading-edge research and interdisciplinary collaboration. 

Koeller earned his PhD in economics from Rutgers University and his research is centered in the fields of industrial and labor economics. He has published research in a number of journals including the Journal of Labor Research, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, and Small Business Economics. He has received research grants from a number of sources, including the US Small Business Administration, Department of Labor, and the NJ Commission on Higher Education.

“Tim is an accomplished academic,” said George Korfiatis, Provost & University Vice President. “It is my great pleasure to announce this appointment.”

Koeller will lead the Howe School , with its 44 full-time faculty, 200 undergraduate, 1,200 MS students, 120 MBA students, 80 executive master’s students and 25 Ph.D. students until the position of Dean is filled.

About Stevens Institute of Technology

Founded in 1870 and celebrating 140 Years of Innovation, Stevens Institute of Technology, The Innovation University TM , lives at the intersection of industry, academics and research.  The University's students, faculty and partners leverage their collective real-world experience and culture of innovation, research and entrepreneurship to confront global challenges in engineering, science, systems and technology management.

Based in Hoboken, N.J. and with a location in Washington, D.C., Stevens offers baccalaureate, master’s, certificates and doctoral degrees in engineering, the sciences and management, in addition to baccalaureate degrees in business and liberal arts.  Stevens has been recognized by both the US Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security as a National Center of Excellence in the areas of systems engineering and port security research. The University has a total enrollment of more than 2,200 undergraduate and 3,700 graduate students with almost 450 faculty. Stevens’ graduate programs have attracted international participation from China, India, Southeast Asia, Europe and Latin America as well as strategic partnerships with industry leaders, governments and other universities around the world.  Additional information may be obtained at and