Patricia Evans, Ph.D.

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Patricia Evans, Ph.D.

Systems Engineering

Biographical Information

Patricia (Patty) Evans has been involved in online teaching for over ten years. Dr. Evans holds a Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from The Ohio State University and brings experience from both the academic and the corporate world to her courses. She has been teaching in the Systems Engineering program since 2007.

Areas of Interest

  • Systems Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Technology Management
  • Artificial Intelligence


  • Ph.D., Industrial and Systems Engineering
    The Ohio State University
  • M.S., Industrial and Management Systems Engineering
    Arizona State University
  • Bachelor of Music, cum laude
    Utah State University


  • Lecturer, Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, UCCS
  • Lecturer, Computer Science, Chapman University

Courses Taught

  • Systems Architecture
  • Systems Engineering Project                       

Professional Experience

  • Senior Technical Analyst, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Engineer, Universal Technology Corporation


  • Department of Commerce Undersecretary for Technology Recognition Letter
  • Engineering Research Center for Net Shape Manufacturing Fellowship, The Ohio State University
  • Women in Engineering Reentry Program Selectee
  • Alpha Pi Mu Industrial Engineering Honor Society