Leadership

Dean

Pratim Biswas

Dean, College of Engineering

pbiswas@miami.edu

(305) 284-5986
Professor Biswas is the Dean of the University of Miami College of Engineering. He is a faculty member in the Dept of Chemical, Environmental and Materials Engineering, with an affiliated appointment in the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences. Dean Biswas is a pioneer in his field recognized for applying aerosol science...

Associate Deans

Fabrice Manns

Professor and Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering

fmanns@miami.edu

(305) 284-2335
Dr. Fabrice Manns serves as chair and professor of the University of Miami College of Engineering Department of Biomedical Engineering. Dr. Manns holds a secondary appointment in the Department of Ophthalmology where his research laboratory is located. He is the Co-Director of Bascom Palmer Eye Institute’s Ophthalmic Biophysics Center....

Nina DeCario Miville

Assoc Professor Prof. Practice & Assoc. Dean, Undergraduate Programs

ndecario1@miami.edu

(305) 284-6225
Work Design, Financial Management, Productivity Management, Management Decision Making

Noel Marysa Ziebarth

Assoc. Professor & Associate Dean, Graduate

nziebarth@miami.edu

(305) 284-4520
Dr. Ziebarth’s research program is dedicated to applying advanced imaging technologies to investigate the structural and mechanical properties of ophthalmic tissues. Specifically, her laboratory uses confocal microscopy (FRAP), atomic force microscopy (AFM), and scanning electron microscopy (SEM) to analyze the lens, cornea, retina,...

Department Chairs

Mohamed Abdel-Mottaleb

Professor and Chair
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

mottaleb@miami.edu

(305) 284-3291
Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Mottaleb received his PhD in computer science from the University of Maryland, College Park, in 1993. He joined the University of Miami in 2001. Currently, he chairs the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, where he is also a professor. His research focuses on 3-D face and ear recognition, dental biometrics,...

Fabrice Manns

Professor and Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering

fmanns@miami.edu

(305) 284-2335
Dr. Fabrice Manns serves as chair and professor of the University of Miami College of Engineering Department of Biomedical Engineering. Dr. Manns holds a secondary appointment in the Department of Ophthalmology where his research laboratory is located. He is the Co-Director of Bascom Palmer Eye Institute’s Ophthalmic Biophysics Center....

Antonio Nanni

Professor
Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering

nanni@miami.edu

(305) 284-3461
Inaugural Senior Scholar, Professor and Chair Research Interests Nanni’s research interests cover construction materials and their structural performance and field application, including monitoring and renewal, with a focus on the sustainability of buildings and civil infrastructure. He is the co-director of the National Science...

Vincent K Omachonu

Professor & Chair
Department of Industrial Engineering

vomachonu@miami.edu

(305) 284-2372
Vincent Omachonu, an award-winning expert and author in the field of healthcare quality management, serves as chair of the University of Miami College of Engineering’s Department of Industrial Engineering. Omachonu received the IBM Faculty Award. He also is a master black belt in Lean Six Sigma Quality Methodology. He earned his...

Chang-Yu Wu

Professor and Chair

cxw964@miami.edu

(305) 284-5650
Prof. Chang-Yu Wu is the Chair of the Department of Chemical, Environmental and Materials Engineering at University of Miami from Jan 2023.  Prior to joining the University of Miami, he was Professor in the Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences at the University of Florida, where he served as Department Head from...

Qingda Yang

Professor and Department Chair

qdyang@miami.edu

(305) 284-3221
Dr. Yang's research has focused mainly on developing multi-scale methodologies that can lead to realistic virtual testing and designing of complex heterogeneous materials and structures. My research has been funded by federal agencies such as NSF, NASA, AFOSR, ARO, NAVY, and DARPA , and industrial companies including Teledyne and Boeing. I...

College of Engineering Directors

Connor James Adams

Executive Director, Development

c.adams6@umiami.edu


Michelle Elaine Fields

Director, Sponsored Programs

m.fields@miami.edu

(305) 284-2908

Jan Macko

Director, Admissions

jxm6311@miami.edu

(305) 284-4773

Troy Ryan Thompson

Director, Building Facilities

t.thompson6@miami.edu

(305) 284-4115

Rebecca Travieso

Sr. Business Officer 1-Schools/Colleges

rxt565@miami.edu

(305) 284-6850

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