Jonathan Weaver

Jonathan Weaver is a Professor and chair of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Detroit Mercy, where he teaches statics, dynamics, innovation and creativity, vehicle dynamics, robotics, machine design, design of experiments, mechanical measurements laboratory, computer aided engineering, product design and development, systems engineering, systems architecture, front end of innovation and design for X. His research interests and publications related to robotics, vehicle dynamics, design of experiments, robust design, engineering education, innovation, entrepreneurship, new product development and the product development process. He holds a BS degree from Virginia Tech and MS and PhD degrees from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He serves as the co-curriculum director for the Masters in Product Development Program, is a Kern Entrepreneurship Education Network Fellow, and is part of a team currently working to bring entrepreneurship content to engineering and other technical programs at the university.