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Rafe Steinhauer

Assistant Professor of Engineering

Overview

Professor Steinhauer teaches design thinking/human-centered design and practices education design. He is interested in how higher education could center care, multiculturalism, and joy. Read his teaching statement.

Education

  • BSE, Operations Research and Financial Engineering, Princeton University 2007
  • MBA, Innovation in Education Reform, University of Virginia 2015
  • MEd, Innovation in Education Reform, University of Virginia 2015

Research Interests

Design thinking; design education; education design; higher education

Selected Publications

Awards

  • Commendation for Outstanding Teaching, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Princeton University 2018
  • C. Stewart Sheppard Service Award, Darden Graduate School of Business at University of Virginia 2015
  • Faculty Award for Academic Excellence, Darden Graduate School of Business at University of Virginia 2015
  • Batten Fellowship, Darden Graduate School of Business at University of Virginia 2013

Professional Activities

  • Member, American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

Entrepreneurship

Courses

  • ENGS 12: Design Thinking
  • ENGS 90: Engineering Design Methodology and Project Completion
  • ENGS 89: Engineering Design Methodology and Project Initiation