Dr. Walter Lee is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Engineering Education and the Assistant Director for Research in the Center for the Enhancement of Engineering Diversity, both at Virginia Tech. His research interests include co-curricular support, student success, and diversity in STEM. Dr. Lee has a BS in Industrial Engineering from Clemson University, an MS in Industrial & Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech, and a PhD in Engineering Education from Virginia Tech. His career vision is to be a driving force in the national efforts to diversify engineering and ensure that institutions provide students with the necessary support to succeed regardless of their background.
The purpose of this session is to provide participants with an organizing framework for advancing their understanding of the undergraduate engineering students they serve. In this two-part workshop, Dr. Walter Lee of Virginia Tech and Dr. Jeremi London of Arizona State University will (1) provide an overview of a research study that highlights the major […]