Dr. Paul Zang, professor of Mechanical Engineering and PACE program coordinator
Ph.D. from Michigan State University in Mechanical Engineering, with expertise in heat transfer, mechanism design and symbolic algebra.
Zang finds Kettering students intelligent, motivated and personable. He feels that Kettering students have the ability to "push through complex problems." Zang enjoys when a student has an "I get it" moment. When he joined Kettering, Zang was most attracted by the University's "passion for excellence in educating engineering leaders."
Zang's advice to prospective students is simple: "be prepared to be a partner in your educational experience."
Hidden talents and outside interests: Zang enjoys coaching little league baseball and AYSO soccer.
Heat transfer, Mechanism design, Symbolic algebra