Faculty Profile

Richard Eitel

Building: Burchard
Room: 307B
Phone: 201-216-8578
Email: [email protected]
School:  Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Department:  Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
Program:  Materials Science
  • Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, 2003.
  • B.S., Ceramic Engineering, Alfred University, 1998.
General Information
  • 2013-present, Teaching Associate Professor, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • 2006-2013, Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky
Honors & Awards
  • Inventors Award, Penn State, 2004, and 2009.
  • R&D 100 Award, R&D Magazine, 2007.
  • Best Ph.D. Thesis, Penn State, 2004.
Professional Societies
  • American Society for Engineering Education
Selected Publications
  1. S. Farrell, S. Krause, et al.,. (2015). "A Virtual Community of Practice to Introduce Evidence-based Pedagogy in Chemical Engineering and Materials Courses", Proceeding of the 122nd ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition.
  2. R.E. Eitel. (2015). "Implementation and Assessment of Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning (POGIL) in Large Format Classrooms for Introduction to Materials", Proceeding of the 122nd ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition.
  • E 321 Engineering Design V
  • E 344 Materials Processing
  • MT 501 Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering
  • MT 650 Special Topics in Materials Science and Engineering