Overcoming Challenges to Infusing Ethics into the Development of Engineers

Workshop Presentations

Held January 10-12, 2017

January 11, 2017
08:00 AM – 08:30 AM
08:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Panel 1: Making Engineering Ethics Relevant to Students and their Future Careers
This panel will focus on addressing the challenges with making engineering ethics relevant to students both during their time in school and in their future careers.
Moderator: Paul B. Thompson, Michigan State University
Erin Cech, University of Michigan
Jered Dean, Colorado School of Mines
Tara Hoke, American Society of Civil Engineers
Carla Zoltowski, Purdue University
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Panel 2: Encouraging and Supporting Faculty in Teaching Ethics
This panel will focus on addressing the challenges with encouraging and supporting faculty in infusing ethics into engineering education.
Moderator: Sharon Jones, University of Portland
Ann Ferren, Association of American Colleges and Universities
Jamie Lester, George Mason University
Thomas Litzinger, The Pennsylvania State University
Larry Shuman, University of Pittsburgh
01:15 PM – 02:30 PM
Poster Sessions
02:30 PM – 05:00 PM
Affinity Group Discussions
05:00 PM – 06:00 PM
Informal networking session
06:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Dinner and Discussion
January 12, 2017
01:00 PM – 02:30 PM
Panel 3: Responses and Opportunities
This panel will discuss opportunities for supporting the plans developed at the workshop. All panelists will summarize their thoughts on the workshop discussion and discuss the vision they see going forward (what challenges and opportunities remain and what next steps can be taken by the group, ...
Moderator: Bill Kelly, George Mason University
Wanda Bauchspies, National Science Foudation
Elliot Douglas, National Science Foundation
Norman Fortenberry, American Society for Engineering Education
02:30 PM – 03:00 AM
03:00 PM