About the Program Coordinator
Jim Maccariella is an associate professor and coordinator of both the Engineering Science and Civil Engineering Technology programs. He has over twenty years experience as a consulting engineer. In addition, he has taught engineering courses at Rowan University, Norwich University, and Mercer County Community College. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. He has presented papers on the subject of engineering and education at over a dozen conferences throughout the country.
Projects that he designed have won the following awards: American Council of Engineering Companies (7 projects), and a Historic Preservation Award.
He is currently the principal investigator for a Student Learning Improvement Grant entitled Engineering TLC: Tutors and Learning Communities. In addition, he was awarded the Darden College of Education Graduate Fellowship from Old Dominion University.
His education is as follows:
Ph.D. Higher Education, Old Dominion University, 2015
M.S.C.E. Civil Engineering, Drexel University, 1996
B.S.C.E. Civil Engineering, Drexel University, 1992
B.S.A.E. Architectural Engineering, Drexel University, 1992