Hanson Named Chair Elect of ASME Board on Student Programs

Dr. Jeff Hanson, an instructor of mechanical engineering, has been named chair elect of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Board on Student Programs.

The Board on Student Programs, under direction and oversight of the Council for the Student and Early Career Development (SECD) Sector, is responsible for providing innovative programs focused on preparing students for their professional careers through professional development, mentoring, networking, and continuing education by leveraging the ASME co-curricular teaching/learning organizations at the university and college campuses worldwide.

The chair provides guidance and leadership to ASME student sections on the university and college campuses to enhance the quality, content and relevance of their activities in preparation for their professional career.