Scholars

Pitt Strive Scholar Profiles

Cohort 1

Brandon Jennings

Prior Degree: B.S. Computer Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 6

Jorge Torres

Prior Degree: B.S. Engineering Physics, M.S. Electrical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: University of Pittsburgh
Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 5

Matthew McCarrol

Prior Degree: B.S. Chemical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: University of Pittsburgh
Department: Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 3

David Jordan

Prior Degree: B.S. Mechanical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Louisiana State University
Department: Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 3

Jorge Jimenez

Prior Degree: B.S. Biomedical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Arizona State University
Department: Bioengineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 3

Andrea Schilling

Prior Degree: M.S. Chemical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Department: Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 3

Cohort 2

Shaniel Brown

Prior Degree: M.S. Biomedical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: University of Connecticut
Department: Bioengineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 2

Dulce Mariscal

Prior Degree: B.S. Mechanical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: University of Turabo
Department: Bioengineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 2

Sene Polamalu

Prior Degree: B.S. Applied Mathematics
Undergraduate Institution: Millersville University
Department: Bioengineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 2

Connor Wiegand

Prior Degree: B.S. Chemical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Ohio State University
Department: Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 2

Collins Dawson

Prior Degree: M.S. Electrical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: University of Pittsburgh
Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Affiliation: PhD Student

Cohort 3

Sarah Marie Knop

Prior Degree: B.S. Physics
Undergraduate Institution: University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Department: Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 1

Alexander Michael Maldonado

Prior Degree: B.S. Chemical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Western Michigan University
Department: Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 1

Edmund Sam-Gyandoh

Prior Degree: B.S. Electrical Engineering, M.B.A.
Undergraduate Institution: University of Maryland University College
Department: Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 1.5

Joanna Rivero

Prior Degree: B.S. Mechanical Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Florida International / University of Pittsburgh
Department: Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Affiliation: PhD Student
Year in the Program: 1