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Robert Beaury

Assistant Teaching Professor


  • School of Engineering Design, Technology and Professional Programs
  • Engineering Entrepreneurship
  • Engineering Leadership Development

213L Hammond Building


Research Areas:

Engineering Entrepreneurship; Engineering Leadership Development

Interest Areas:

Former CEO of fiber optic networking company. Twenty years of real-world business experience at technology companies.




  • BA, Marketing, Glassboro State College (now: Rowan University), 1978
  • MS, Communications Management, Boston University, 1984


Research Projects

Honors and Awards

  • George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching, Penn State, April 2016


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The School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs (SEDTAPP) delivers effective engineering education and unrivaled research opportunities through active, collaborative, project-based, and professionally oriented classroom experiences. SEDTAPP offers a variety of programs that partner faculty, students, and industry in the study of real-life engineering problems. Our programs teach students to solve real-life problems with innovative solutions. 

School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs

213 Hammond Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-2952