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Engineering: Faculty and Staff


Dr. Cameron Coates
Program Coordinator

UH 251
Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2001
Research Interests: Composite Structures, Structural Health Monitoring

Dr. Priya Goeser
UH 249B
Ph.D., University of Delaware, 2001
Research Interests: Functionally Graded Materials, Finite Element Modelings, Structural-Acoustic Applications, Sandwich Structures

Dr. Wayne Johnson
UH 249C
Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004
Research Interests: Additive Manufacturing, Mechatronics, Biomechanics, Engineering Education

Associate Professors

Dr. Thomas Murphy
Associate Professor
UH 249D
Ph.D., University of Florida, 1996
Research Interests: Digital Systems, Signal Processing, Control Systems


Mr. Christopher Williams
Lecturer of Engineering Studies and Computer Science
UH 249A
M.S., Armstrong State University, 2004
Research Interests: Mobile Computing, Usability, Programming Education


Ms. Kimberly Gaither
Administrative Assistant III
UH 245

Emeritus Faculty

Dr. Henry Harris - Years of Service: 1966-2002


Read More Engineering Studies Professor Selected as Faculty Fellow for NASA Research Program

(May 22, 2017) – Armstrong State University Professor of Engineering Studies Cameron Coates, Ph.D., has been selected to participate in the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Faculty Fellowship Program for the second consecutive year.

Read More Savannah Christian Preparatory School Team Wins First Place at Engineering Design Challenge

(May 5, 2017) – Six Savannah Christian Preparatory School students took home the gold for Best Overall Design at this year’s Engineering Design Challenge (EDC), presented by Armstrong State University’s Engineering Studies Program on Saturday, April 29. The winning team, comprised of Camila Hilsaca, Carsen Christy, Blake Chance, Jay Bradley, Robby McCool and Cameron Shults, received a $500 cash prize.

Read More Armstrong Engineering Studies Professor Selected as Governor’s Teaching Fellow

(April 25, 2017) – Armstrong State University Engineering Studies Professor Priya Thamburaj Goeser, Ph.D., has been selected as a 2017 Governor’s Teaching Fellow for the summer symposium program. Established in 1995 by former Governor Zell Miller, the Governor’s Teaching Fellows Program provides select Georgia higher education faculty with expanded opportunities for developing important teaching skills.

Read More All-Female Team Wins Armstrong's 2016 Engineering Design Challenge

(April 27, 2016) – For the first time ever, an all-female team swept the Overall Winner category at the 2016 Engineering Design Challenge (EDC), presented by Armstrong State University’s Engineering Studies program on Saturday, April 23. 

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