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Robert Rhoads

  • Multidisciplinry Capstone Dir, Dept of Engineering Education
  • E506 Scott Laboratory
    201 W. 19th Avenue
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-9340

About

M.B.A., General Administration, Regis University
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, The Ohio State University

Research Area(s)

Capstone Assessment

Publications

  1. Whitfield, C.A., Rhoads, R. B. and Allenstein, J.T. (2015) Multidisciplinary Capstone: Academic Preparation and Important Outcomes for Engineering Practice, International Journal of Engineering Education, Vol 31, No. 6 (B)

Publications (Peer-Reviewed Proceedings)

  1. Rhoads, R. B., Allenstein, J.T. and Whitfield, C.A. (2015) Industry sponsor valuation of a multidisciplinary capstone program, Paper presented at the 122nd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Seattle, WA
  2. Kecskemety, K.M., Allenstein, J.T., Rhoads, R. B. and Whitfield, C.A. (2015) What is lifelong learning in first-year engineering students?  creating a baseline for future development, Paper presented at the 122nd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Seattle, WA
  3. Whitfield, C.A., Rhoads, R. B. and Allenstein, J.T. (2014) Impacts of a multidisciplinary engineering capstone design program from early-career alumni perspectives, Paper presented at the 2014 Capstone Design Conference, Columbus, OH
  4. Rhoads, R. B., Whitfield, C. A., Allenstein, J. T., Rogers, P. (2014). Examining the structure of a multidisciplinary engineering capstone design program.   Paper presented at the 121th American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN.
  5. Whitfield, C.A., Rhoads, R. B., Allenstein, J.T. and Rogers, P. (2013) Examining the impacts of a multidisciplinary engineering capstone design program, Paper presented at the 120th American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Atlanta, GA
  6. Whitfield, C.A., Allenstein, J.T.  and Rhoads, R. B. (2012) From industry to the student:  project management of an industry-sponsored multidisciplinary capstone project, Paper presented at the 119th American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, San Antonio, TX

Presentations

  1. Rhoads, R. B., Soave, S. (2014) “When Robots Rule”, a2ru Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities 2014 National Conference, Ames, IA
  2. Rhoads, R. B. (2014) “Teaching Capstone Design”, 2014 Capstone Design Conference, Columbus, OH