Master of Science in Product Development

Program Director & Support Staff

Dr. Jonathan Weaver, Master of Product Development Program Director

Dr. Jonathan Weaver is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering teaches statics, dynamics, vehicle dynamics, robotics, machine design, DOE, mechanical measurements laboratory, CAE, innovation, product planning and development, design for X, systems engineering and systems architecture. His research interests relate to robotics, vehicle dynamics, design of experiments, robust design, innovation and creativity, and the product development process.

He holds a BSME from Virginia Tech, and MS and PhD degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and is a Kern Fellow.

Telephone: 313-993-3372



Valarie Steppes-Glisson, Product Development Program Office Administrator

Telephone: 313-993-1955