Positions Held


  • Vice President for International Affairs, Lehigh University (July 24, 2009 to present)

  • Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Lehigh University (November 1, 2004 to July 23, 2009)

  • Dean, P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science, Lehigh University (2001 to 2004)

  • Chair, Search Committee, Dean of Arts & Sciences, Lehigh University (2004)

  • Chair, Provost's Council, Lehigh University (2004 to 2009)

  • Chair, Council of Deans, Lehigh University (2004 to 2009)

  • Chairman, Department of Chemical Engineering, Lehigh University (September 1, 1996 - 2001)

  • Iacocca Chair, Engineering and Applied Science, Lehigh University (July 1992- 2001)

  • Director, Polymer Interfaces Center, A National Science Foundation SponsoredIndustry/University Cooperative Research Center, Lehigh University (1991 -1996).

  • Director, Center for Polymer Science and Engineering, Lehigh University (1988- 2001)

  • Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Lehigh University (1982 -present).

  • Director, Emulsion Polymers Institute, Lehigh University (1989 - 2009)

  • Co -Director, Emulsion Polymers Institute, Lehigh University (1978 -1989)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Lehigh University (1978-1982)

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Lehigh University (1974-1978)




Emulsion Polymers Institute, 2014