External Advisory Board

Our External Advisory Board is a group of academic and industrial leaders from the chemical engineering community who we ask to visit our department once every other year to provide us with input and advice on all aspects of our departmental programs.

2017 External Advisory Board Members

Dr. Mark A. Barteau, Member since 2011
Director, Michigan Energy Institute
University of Michigan

Dr. Stacey Bent, Member since 2017
Department of Chemical Engineering Chair 
Jagdeep & Roshni Singh Professor in School of Engineering 
Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University 

Mr. Jim Heslin, Member since 2017
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati 

Dr. Ravi Kane, Member since 2017
Garry Betty/V Foundation Chair
GRA Eminent Scholar in Cancer Nanotechnology
School of Chemical & Bimolecular Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Mr. Darryl McCall, Member since 2006
(Retired from Coty, Inc. in Dec. 2014)

Dr. Babatunde A. Ogunnaike, Member since 2013
William L. Friend Chair of Chemical Engineering
Dean, College of Engineering
University of Delaware

Dr. David Parrillo, Member since 2013
Global R&D Director of Packaging and Specialty Plastics
The Dow Chemical Company

Mr. Jim Smith, Member since 2017
Chief Operating Officer 
NuSil Technology LLC

Dr. Thomas J. Stanley, Member since 2007
Vice President and CTO
GE Water & Process Technologies

Dr. Ahmet Tezel, Member since 2017
Alcon Research, Ltd. 

Dr. Jean Tom, Member since 2014
Group Director, Chemical Development Engineering
Bristol-Myers Squibb