Engineering Technology

Carmen Cioc, Ph.D.

about me

I am a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Engineering Technology at the University of Toledo, Ohio.  I received my Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Toledo in  2004. I also belong to the following professional organizations:

  • ASEE Campus Representative, since January 2019;
  • Member in the University of Toledo, College of Engineering, Constitution & Bylaws Committee;
  • Faculty advisor for the UT’s Society of Women Engineers student organization (SWE), since September 2017;
  • Actively engaged in “Engineer for a Day”, “Transfer Visit Day”, “Women in STEMM Day of Meetings - WISDOM”, “Girl’s Day”, “Toledo EXCEL”- College of Engineering summer camp for rising 9th graders, etc.
  • Reviewer for ASEE, ASEE Zone II; session chair; Reviewer for STEAM Conference – HUIC Hawaii; Reviewer for the NSF – GRFP program;
  • STEMCON – STEM Conference - Advisory Board Member, September 2017 – May2018;

My research interests include Engineering Education, Applied Thermal Sciences, Tribology, and Alternative Energy.

Awards:

  • 2019 – 2019 Outstanding Campus Representative Award – ASEE North Central Section, March 23, 2019 at Grand Valley State University

  • 2019 – ASEE Campus Representative Award – For Outstanding Achievement in Recruiting the Highest Percentage of Faculty in the North Central Section During the 2018-2019 ASEE Membership Promotional Campaign – ASEE 2019 Annual Conference & Exposition

  • 2019 – ASEE Campus Representative Award – For Outstanding Achievement in Recruiting the Most New Faculty in the North Central Section During the 2018-2019 ASEE Membership Promotional Campaign – ASEE 2019 Annual Conference & Exposition

  • 2018 - Best Paper -First Place - Awarded to C.Cioc, S.Cioc, R.Springman “Using Peer Review in Engineering Technology Courses”, 2018 ASEE North Central Section Conference, The University of Akron, Ohio

  • 2017 -Best Paper - Third Place  - Awarded to C.Cioc, S.Cioc, R.Springman “Using the Capstone Design Project to Retrofit or Design Laboratory Demonstration Units” -  2017 ASEE North Central Section, ASEE Zone 2 Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico 

  • 2012-2013 - SunShot fellowship with the Department of Energy, EERE

  • 2004  - Best Paper - Wilbur Deutsch Memorial Award - Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) - Awarded for the best paper published in 2004 on the practical aspects of lubrication; The paper was cited 38 times as of May 2018.

 

 

 

Last Updated: 9/1/21