Faculty and Staff

Meet Our Team

Our faculty, part-time faculty and staff are here to support you every step of the way in your educational journey within the Interdisciplinary Engineering Department.

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Kathy Robinson - On Campus Program Specialist
Phone: (408) 924-4048
Email: kathy.robinson@sjsu.edu



Jack Warecki - Program Director
Email: jack.warecki@sjsu.edu

Belle Wei, Ph.D. - Professor
Phone: (408) 924-3914
Email: belle.wei@sjsu.edu
Research interests: Electrical Engineering

Ahmed Hambaba - Professor, MSE advisor
Phone: (408) 924-3959
Email: ahmed.hambaba@sjsu.edu

Farshid Marbouti, Ph.D. - Associate Professor
Phone: (408) 924-8159
Email: farshid.marbouti@sjsu.edu
Research interests: Engineering students’ success

Valerie Carr, Ph.D. - Associate Professor
Phone: (408) 924-5630
Email: valerie.carr@sjsu.edu
Applied Computing Minor advisor


Part-Time Faculty

Gregory Courand - ENGR 25, ENGR195B
Email: gregory.courand@sjsu.edu

Igor Tyukhov - ENGR 102
Email: igor.tyukhov@sjsu.edu

Lin Zou, Ph.D. - ENGR 100W, ENGR195A
Email: lin.zou@sjsu.edu


Engineering 10 Part-Time Faculty

Ahmed Banafa - ENGR 10, IDE undergraduate advisor
Phone: (408) 924-7689
Email: ahmed.banafa@sjsu.edu

Smita Duorah, Ph.D. - ENGR 10
Email: smita.duorah@sjsu.edu

Steve Sepka - ENGR 10
Email: s.sepka@gmx.com

Javier Valencia - ENGR 10
Email: javace1us@gmail.com

Jane Huynh- ENGR 10
Email: jane.huynh@sjsu.edu

Vasuda Bhatia- ENGR 10
Email: vasuda.bhatia@sjsu.edu

Saied Rafati - E 10 
Email: saied.rafati@sjsu.edu

Spoorthy Ananthaiah - ENGR 10
Email: spoorthy.ananthaiah@sjsu.edu

Glenn Friedman - ENGR 10 
Email: glenn.friedman@sjsu.edu

Ken Youssefi, Ph.D. - ENGR 10 Coordinator
Email: kyoussefi@aol.com


Engineering 100W Part-Time Faculty

Barbara Murphy-Wesley - ENGR 100W/200W Coordinator

Email: barbara.murphywesley@sjsu.edu

Clare Cordero - ENGR 100W
Email: clare.cordero@sjsu.edu

Bonnie Hsia - ENGR 100W
Email: bonnie.hsia@sjsu.edu

John Leih - ENGR 100W
Email: john.leih@sjsu.edu

Alla Petrosyan - ENGR 100W

Email: alla.petrosyan@sjsu.edu 

Kevin Moore - ENGR 100W
Email: kevin.moore@sjsu.edu 

Nathapong Shugan - ENGR 100W
Email: nathapong.shugan@sjsu.edu 

Craig Jones - ENGR 100W
Email: craig.jones@sjsu.edu 

Christopher Bankston - ENGR 100W
Email: christopher.bankston@sjsu.edu 

Lin Zou, Ph.D. - ENGR 100W, ENGR195A
Email: lin.zou@sjsu.edu