Global Advocates

Global Advocates are Rose-Hulman professors that work to connect the institute with the wider world. Whether teaching, studying, working overseas or closer to home, these members of our community work tirelessly to help students with their international experience. Rose-Hulman students are encouraged to direct their questions to the appropriate professor for insights and help. 

Thomas Adams  

Thomas Adams

Office: Moench C110
Phone: 872-6089
Email

Collaborations focusing on the areas of microtechnology and energy systems with Pontifcia Universidad Católica del Perú in Lima, Peru.

 
       
Aidoo John  

John Aidoo

Office: Olin  O217
Phone: 877-8594
Email

Advise students about Ghana with Enginners without Borders.

 
       
Zachariah Chambers  

Zachariah Chambers

Office: Moench D107
Phone: 877-8904
Email

 
       
Richard Ditteon  

Richard Ditteon

Office: Moench CL104
Phone: 877-8247
Email

Collaboation creating Rose-Hulman Oakley Southern Sky Observatory in Coonabarabran, New South Wales, Austrialia.

 
       
Jerry Fine  

Jerry Fine

Office: Moench D103
Phone: 877-8353
Email

Teachs in Kumming University of Science and Technology  in China and Speaks Spainish and Portugesse

 
       
Gustavo Garcia  

Gustavo V Garcia

Office: Moench C 202
Phone: 877-8860
Email

Advises students on study aboard in Spainish speaking countries with focus in Latin America. 

 
       
John Gardner  

John M Gardner

Office: Moench A204
Phone: 877-8524
Email

Faculty-led experiences in Spain and co-advisor for Engineers without Borders. 

 
       
Elton Graves  

Elton Graves

Office: Crapo G218
Phone: 877-8397
Email

Three years as a NGO volunteer with VIA at Mindanao State University, Mindanao, Republic of the Philippines. Visiting professor for three months at Changwon University, Changwon, South Korea.

 
       
Heidemarie Heeter  

Heidemarie Heeter

Office: Moench A214
Phone: 877-8308
Email

Advisor for junior year Otto von Guericke Magdeburg study program. Leads student groups to Germany including to University of Jena. Heavily involved in Germany exchange programs.

 
       
Maki Hirotani  

Maki Hirotani

Office: Moench A216
Phone: 877-8862
Email

Advises students on study abroad with Kanazawa Insitute of Technology in Japan.

 
       
Ella Ingram  

Ella Ingram

Office: Moench D226
Phone: 877-8507
Email

Leads student trip to Kenya.

 
       
Charles Joenathan  

Charles Joenathan

Office: Moench CL105
Phone: 877-8494
Email

Leads student trip to Kenya. Collaboration with universities in Argentina, India, Germany, and Kenya.

 
       
Mike Kukral  

Michael Kukral

Office: Moench A206
Phone: 877-8280
Email

Researches East Africa and leads student trips to Kenya.

 
       
Cary Laxer  

Cary Laxer

Office: Moench F228
Phone: 877-8429
Email

Creates international collaborative student projects, faculty led academic/cultural experiences for students to China, Japan, Sweden, and Turkey; all in Computer Science and Software Engineering.

 
       
Paul Leisher  

Paul Leisher

Office: Moench DL116
Phone: 877-8824
Email

Leads student senior design project trip to Seoul National University of Technology in Busan, Korea.

 
       
Glen Livesay  

Glen A Livesay

Office: Moench D223
Phone: 877-8504
Email

 
       
Samuel Martland  

Samuel J Martland

Office: Moench A203A
Phone: 877-6034
Email

 
       
James Mayhew  

James Mayhew

Office: Moench D105
Phone: 877-8917
Email

Teaches and advises on study abroad in Mechanical Engineering options at University of Bath in England and ITT Madras in India.

 
       
Michael McInerney  

Michael F McInerney

Office: Moench BL101
Phone: 877-8282
Email

Teaches at University of San Carlos in Phillipine and Seoul Tech in South Korea.

 
       
Andrew Mech  

Andrew Mech

Office: Moench C108
Phone: 877-8325
Email

 
       
Andreas Michel  

Andreas Michel

Office: Moench A213
Phone: 877-8221
Email

Advisor for Stuggart Summer University program. Leads student groups to Germany including to University of Jena. Heavily involved in Germany exchange programs.

 
       
Moore,Dan  

Daniel J Moore

Office: Moench C204
Phone: 877-8110
Email

Involved with several programs in Germany and mentor of joint design teams with Seoul Tech in South Korea. Worked with schools in Brazil, Sweden, and Turkey.

 
       
Michael Moorhead  

Michael Moorhead

Office: Moench D111
Phone: 877-8829
Email

Organizer of Human Power Vehicle Competition in India

 
       
Richard Onyancha  

Richard Onyancha

Office: Moench D109
Phone: 877-8601
Email

Organizes global design projects and leads student trips to Kenya.

 
       
Wayne sanders  

L. Wayne Sanders

Office: Moench D106
Phone: 877-8417
Email

Teaches at Okayama Prefectural University at Tokyo University Pharmacy and Life Science in Japan.

 
       
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Terry R Schumacher

Office: Moench DL109
Phone: 877-8964
Email

 
       
Azad Siahmakoun  

Azad Siahmakoun

Office: Moench BL102
Phone: 877-8400
Email

 
       
Luanne Tilstra  

Luanne F Tilstra

Office: Moench E206
Phone: 877-8741
Email

Coordinates Intercultural Sensitivity Workshops for faculty, staff and students and Director of the Center for Diversity.

 
       
Lee Waite  

Lee R Waite

Office: Moench D231
Phone: 877-8404
Email

Fulbright Ambassador and DAAD (German Acadamic Exchange Service) Research Ambassador. Experiences in China, India, and Japan.

 
       
Julia Williams  

Julia Williams

Office: Hadley H201
Phone: 877-8186
Email

 
       
Yoder,Mark  

Mark A Yoder

Office: Moench C209
Phone: 877-8291
Email

Taught in China and several workshops in India and Europe.