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Elena Joshi

Senior Instructor 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"

Research Projects

  • July 2016 - June 2018, "Product-Based Learning: Bundling Goods and Services," (Sponsor: Leonhard Center).

Honors and Awards

  • Faculty Marshall, May 2015
  • Faculty Appreciation Award, Penn State Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Society, 2014
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, IME Department, 2011 - 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:

  • , Department's Co-op Program Advisor/Coordinator, August 1992 - August 2016
  • Representative, Engineering Advising Center Representative, August 1992 - August 2016
  • Representative, NSO Representative, May 2016 - August 2016
  • Coordinator, Spend a Summer Day, July 2016 - August 2016
  • Coordinator, Major Night, November 2016
  • ContactContact for Sexual Harassment Issues, August 2003 - August 2016
  • Representative, Starfish Implementation Committee, October 2015 - August 2016
  • Administrator, LionPath, September 2015
  • Chairperson, Chaired Search for Hire of Instructor/Advisor Position, April 2016
  • Coordinator, Undergraduate Program Coordinator, August 1992
  • ContactAugust 1992
  • Chairperson, Undergraduate Activities Committee, August 1992
  • Chairperson, Scholarship and Student Awards, August 2000
  • Undergraduate Program Coordinator for IEOffice of Student Services, August 1992
  • , Undergraduate Program Coordinators, August 1992

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