Electrical Engineering and Systems Engineering students are taught by world-class faculty who care deeply about the success of their students. The professors have backgrounds in engineering, computer science, supply chain management, mathematics, economics and physics. Industry professionals from high-tech manufacturing companies in the area also teach classes in the program.

The result is that our students receive a well-rounded, technical and real-world-ready education!

Faculty Members

Mahdi Ashrafi
Adjunct Professor
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington
Materials, Process & Physics Engineering, Boeing Research & Technology
Paul Brown
Adjunct Instructor
Master's in Mechanical Engineering, Ohio State University
VP of Engineering, REI Automation
Prayag Dhumal
Adjunct Instructor
Master's in Industrial Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison
Senior Process Manager - Materials, Cummins Turbo Technologies
Knudt Flor
Distinguished Professor of Practice 
Senior Vice President for Innovation and Industry Engagement

Olufunke Oladimeji
Engineering Director and Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering
Ph.D. in Systems Engineering Management, Texas Tech University
RITA 312, (843) 953-2824

Kebin Xu
Instructor of Engineering
Ph.D. in Electronics Engineering, Beijing Institute of Technology
M.S. in Information and Computer Sciences, UC Irvine
HWEA 306, (843) 953-6905
Qian Zhang
Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering
Ph.D. Industrial and Systems Engineering, University at Buffalo
M.S. Automotive Engineering, Jilin University, Changchun
B.A. Mechanical Engineering, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou