Dr. Mike Ekoniak

Assistant Professor

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Mike Ekoniak is an Assistant Professor of First-Year Engineering in Youngstown State University's Rayen School of Engineering, where he teaches in the First-Year Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering Programs. His scholarship interests include innovative pedagogies to prepare engineering graduates for critical practice in a diverse and constantly-evolving society, engineering culture and identity, and the relationship between engineering and capitalism. Mike holds bachelor's and master's degrees in Computer Engineering from Kettering University and Virginia Tech, where he also completed his PhD in Engineering Education.

  • List of courses
    • ENGR 1500 - Engineering Orientation

    • ENGR 1550 - Engineering Concepts

    • ENGR 1560 - Engineering Computing

    • ECEN 6900 - Electrical Engineering Graduate Seminar

  • Service to the Institution
    • YSU Representative to Ohio Faculty Council

    • Academic Senate Technology Committee (formerly chairperson)

    • Academic Senator, STEM College (former)