Lisa Benson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Engineering and Science Education at Clemson University, with a joint appointment in the Department of Bioengineering. Dr. Benson teaches first year engineering, undergraduate research methods, and graduate engineering education courses. Her research interests include student-centered active learning in undergraduate engineering, assessment of motivation, and how motivation affects student learning. She is also involved in projects that communicate science and engineering to a broad audience. Her education includes a B.S. in Bioengineering from the University of Vermont, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Bioengineering from Clemson University.
Martin Beagley is the Graphics Manager for the Office of the Dean in the College of Engineering and Science at Clemson University. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree with concentration in Graphic Design from Colorado State University.
Apoorva Kapadia is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Clemson University. He teaches first year engineering, and miscellaneous courses in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering. His research interests include the design, modeling and control of novel robot manipulators, and Architectural Robotics. He has previously competed in Science as Art looking at the esthetics of robot motion paths and microelectronic circuitry. Apoorva received a B.E. in Instrumentation Engineering from Mumbai University and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Clemson University focusing on nonlinear control.
Marissa Phipps is a graduate student in the Department of Civil Engineering at Clemson University.