The Engineering Project Management certification course was designed by a team of faculty members and industry professionals to ensure the learning objectives, course framework, and assessments are validated and aligned to industry needs and standards. The curriculum and activities for this program are led by the following instructors.
Dr. Dan McCarville
Dan is a Professor of Practice in the School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering at Arizona State University. He received his master's degree and doctorate from Arizona State University in 1994 and 1999, respectively. His research interests are in quality engineering, industrial statistics, and engineering management with a general focus on continuous improvement methodologies.
Prior to joining the ASU faculty in the School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering, McCarville worked 27 years in the semiconductor industry for Motorola and Mindspeed Technologies where he led teams through the development and implementation of large-scale quality systems and complex manufacturing processes.
Dr. Ali Kucukozyigit
Ali is a Lecturer at the School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering where he teaches risk management and introduction to systems engineering. His research interests are leadership skills and organizational culture as they relate to emerging leadership skills in complex security environments, risk management, project management and decision making.
Prior to joining ASU, Dr. Kucukozyigit was a Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant at Old Dominion University (ODU).