Associate Dean of Community Engagement and Experiential Learning
College of Engineering
Ph.D, Carnegie Mellon University, 1992
B.S., Brown University, 1982
Jay Brockman is Associate Dean of Community Engagement and Experiential Learning and Associate Professor in the department of Computer Science and Engineering and department of Electrical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, He received his Sc.B. degree from Brown University in 1982 and PhD from Carnegie Mellon University in 1992. Dr. Brockman is a developer of Notre Dame’s college-wide first-year engineering program and the author of the textbook, Introduction to Engineering: Modeling and Problem Solving (John Wiley & Sons, 2009), which has been gaining steady adoption at universities worldwide. He was an organizer of the “Workshop on Reforming the First Year Engineering Experience” held jointly at the University of Notre Dame and the University of Melbourne (Australia) in August 2009 and has developed the web site www.introengineering.org as a portal to support the community of instructors of introductory engineering courses.
Summary of Activities/Interests
Research interests are generally in the areas of computer architecture, VLSI systems, and multidisciplinary design optimization
July 26, 2013