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Elena Joshi

Associate Teaching Professor and Undergraduate Program Coordinator

Affiliation(s):

  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

113A Leonhard Building

emj3@psu.edu

814-863-3395

Research Areas:

Interest Areas:

Computer simulation, statistics

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Industrial Engineering, The University of Miami, 1984
  • MS, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1986

Publications

Conference Proceedings

  • Paul C. Lynch, Joseph H. Wilck and Elena M Joshi, 2017, "Engineering an Effective Industrial Engineering Freshman Seminar Course"
  • Elena M Joshi, Janis Terpenny, Catherine M Harmonosky, Jose Ventura, Vittaldas V Prabhu, Andris Freivalds and El-Amine Lehtihet, , "Product-Based Learning: Bundling Goods and Services for an Integrated Context Rich Industrial Engineering Curriculum"
  • Elena M Joshi, Janis Terpenny, Catherine M Harmonosky, El-Amine Lehtihet, Jose Ventura, Madhu S Prakash, Andris Freiva andds, , , "Initiating Curricular Change through Product-Based Learning", Proceedings of the 2018 Industrial and Systems Engineering Conference

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Faculty Award, IME Department, 2016 - 2017
  • Faculty Appreciation Award, Penn State Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Society, 2014
  • Faculty Homecoming Court, Penn State Homecoming Committee, October 2013
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, IME Department, 2012
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, IME Department, 2008 - 2009
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, 2007 - 2008
  • Outstanding Advising Award, Penn State Engineering Society, 2000
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, IME Department, 1998 - 1999
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, IME Department, 1996 - 1997

Service

Service to Penn State:

Service to External Organizations:

 


 

About

Home of the first established industrial engineering program in the world, the Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME) at Penn State has made a name for itself in the engineering industry through its storied tradition of unparalleled excellence and innovation in research, education, and outreach.

We are Innovators. We are Makers. We are Excellence in Engineering. We are Penn State IME.

The Harold and Inge Marcus Department of
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

310 Leonhard Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-7601

FAX: 814-863-4745