Peer Advisors


2014-2015 Peer Advisors

The Peer Advisor program is a resource developed by students, for students. They offer advice on their respective majors, course combinations, course loads, and share their personal experiences through their journey to a career in engineering.

Come to the Student Development Center, 3124 Seamans Center, between 10:00AM - 12:00 PM or 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM for assistance with your questions about majors, general education courses or policies and procedures. The Peer Advisors work closely with the professional academic advising staff.


Peer Advisors Bios

Peer Advisor, Mechanical Engineering

Major: Mechanical Engineering
Hometown: Ottawa, Illinois
Experiences: Internship at Exelon Generation, Former Student Ambassador
Personal Interests:

Peer Advisor, Chemical Engineering

Major: Chemical Engineering with Energy and Environment EFA
Hometown: Stockton, Illinois
Experiences: Co-op with DuPont Industrial Biosciences in Cedar Rapids, active in

Peer Advisor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Major: Civil Engineering with Civil Practice EFA
Hometown: Orland Park, Illinois
Experiences: Internship at HBK Engineering in Iowa City, Member of Steel Bridge Team ASCE, Social Chair

Peer Advisor, Biomedical Engineering

Major: Biomedical Engineering with self tailored EFA musculoskeletal biomechanics
Hometown: Boone, Iowa
Experiences: Co-op at Boston Scientific, Study Abroad at Swansea Wales, Engineeri

Peer Advisor, Industrial Engineering

Major: Industrial Engineering with Management EFA, minor in Business and Major in Dance
Hometown: Lakeville, Minnesota
Experiences: Internships with General Mills Manufacturing Engineer

Peer Advisor, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Major: Electrical Engineering
Hometown: Shanghai, China
Experiences: Teaching Assistant for Fundamental Circuits and Electromagnetic Theory, Research Assistant at IIHR and Tau Beta Pi v