Massoud Tavakoli

Massoud Tavakoli is Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Kettering University. His expertise is in the area of product design, liability and failure analysis, with a focused interest in vehicle collision dynamics and occupant protection. Dr. Tavakoli has an active applied research program, has testified as a technical expert witness, and is a licensed professional engineer. Dr. Tavakoli is Kettering's Coordinator for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, responsible for implementing a comprehensive vision for integration of an entrepreneurial mindset across curricular and non-curricular functions of Kettering. He is the founder of the Kettering Entrepreneur Society, where multiple student businesses have been initiated.