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Uyiosa Abusomwan, Ph.D. joined the faculty at RICE University in 2021 as a Lecturer in the Master of Engineering Management and Leadership (MEML) program.

Uyiosa is an experienced leader in the development and deployment of cutting-edge digital design and engineering strategies. He has held multiple roles in new technology development, reliability management, and technical support at multiple organizations, and is the product digitalization architect for a leading technology provider in the energy industry. He received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology, and a M.S. and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.

Uyiosa’s interest in educating the next generation of engineering leaders on emerging technologies would prepare them for the fourth industrial revolution in the newly inaugurated RICE MEML program.

Industry Impact & Relevance

Engineering Product Development, Industry 4.0, Digital Design & Engineering


Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

M.S. Mechanical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

B. Sc. Mechanical Engineering - New Jersey Institute of Technology

Advisory Role

Engineering Management and Leadership

Teaching Areas

Engineering Product Management in Industry 4.0

Societies & Organizations

Amarican Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) - Contributing Member, V&V 60 Committee


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