Partners and Community

At NC State, we know that world-changing research and scholarship are built on innovative partnerships. We’ve shown time and time again that those partnerships create jobs and improve lives by driving cutting-edge discoveries to market.

How do we thank our partners?
By preparing our graduates to work for them.

Corporate Partners Program

This program is designed to develop and sustain strong collaborations between the business community and the MAE department.

Read about our Corporate Partners Program and sponsorships.

Contact Mike Walsh if you are interested in becoming a corporate partner.

MAE Advisory Board

  • Kevin McCraw, Chair
  • Doug Utley, Vice-Chair
  • Rebecca Ahne
  • Bruce R. Baldwin
  • David Bumgarner
  • James C. Chastain
  • Kristen Ciresi
  • Andy Crocker
  • Dan Deaton
  • John Fitzgerald
  • Bill Fritsch
  • Mark Gross
  • Dr. Basil Hassan, Distinguished Engineering Alumnus ‘17
  • Jerry N.  Hefner Sr.
  • Adam Hilton
  • J. Budd Hipp Jr.
  • Keith D. Hoffler
  • William Horton
  • J. David Mobley
  • Jim Moore
  • Missy Moore
  • Dr. Chi Nguyen
  • Gregory Riffe
  • Derek “Shawn” Rumble
  • Arthur “Frank” Schreier
  • Brandi Smith
  • Brett Standifer
  • Lisa Teague
  • Phillipe H. Vercaemert
  • Carol S. Vercaemert
  • Eric Warren
  • Jeremy Zupp
  • Rich Wahls

Who hires our graduates?

Opportunities are many, from private companies to federal agencies.

Interested in connecting with MAE students?

Fill out the Corporate Visitation Form and someone will be in touch with you shortly.