Dr. Andrew Wright’s Curriculum Vitae

Welcome to theduchy.ualr.edu

Office: EIT 522

Phone: (501) 569-8071

Email: abwright@ualr.edu

Academic Training:

Undergraduate: B. S. (Mechanical Engineering), University of South Carolina, 1986

Graduate School: M. S. (Mechanical Engineering), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1989

Ph. D. (Mechanical Engineering), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1996

Professional Experience:

Associate Professor of Systems Engineering University of Arkansas at Little Rock


Associate Professor of Applied Science  University of Arkansas at Little Rock


Associate Professor of Applied Science and Systems Engineering  University of Arkansas at Little Rock


Assistant Professor of Applied Science University of Arkansas at Little Rock


Development Engineer  Textron Lycoming


Professional Development

UALR Service Learning Academy, summer 2015

Vishay Micro-Measurement Seminar, spring 1997

Professional Affiliations and Honor Societies

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (1984 – present), Arkansas Executive Committee (1997-2000)

Tau Beta Pi (1984-present)

Phi Beta Kappa (1985-present)

Acoustical Society of America (1997-present)

American Association for the Advancement of Science (2000-2004)

Arkansas Academy of Science (1999-2000)

Honors and Awards

Xerox Creativity Award, FIRST Peachtree Regional (2003)

DCISSE Faculty Excellence Award in Service, UALR (2003)

Department of Education Fellowship (1993-1994)

SNAME National Shipbuilding Research Award (1989)

USC, College of Engineering, Outstanding Senior (1986)

Allston Languages Award, USC (1984, 1985)

Student Director, Carolina Scholars Program (1984, 1985)

President, Iota Chapter, Eta Sigma Phi (1984-1986)

Courses Taught