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Energy and Engineering Technology

Richard Goosen

Richard Goosen
Professor
Product Design Engineering Technology

Office Phone - (231) 591-2635

Email -goosenr@ferris.edu

Goosen has been a professor at Ferris since 1993 and has served as coordinator of two CET programs since 2009. As a professor, he teaches courses in Engineering Technology related to Engineering Science and Mechanical Design. He earned a Bachelor of Science in General engineering in 1974 from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Kansas State University in 1978, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Ohio University in 1985 and was awarded a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from Western Michigan University in 2009. Goosen, was named Ferris State University's Distinguished Teacher Award winner in spring 2010.

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Jim RumpfJim Rumpf
Professor
Manufacturing

Office Phone- (231) 591-3591

Email - rumpfj@ferris.edu

Rumpf's field of expertise includes manufacturing engineering, lean manufacturing, green manufacturing, automation, industrial engineering and computer applications.

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Khagendra ThapaKhagendra Thapa
Professor
Surveying Engineering

Office Phone - (231) 591-2672

Email - Khagendra_Thapa@ferris.edu

Thapa's field of expertise includes Geodesy, Surveying, GPS, GIS and Accreditation (especially ABET Accreditation). He also is a commissioner of ABET. He was elected to serve as president of Ferris State University's Academic Senate during the 2013-14 academic year.