The Industrial Advisory Board for the Engineering Physics program consists of members from within the private sector (industry) and government organizations, where our program graduates have found — and in the future are likely to find — careers.

The members of the board bring diverse and objective views, as well as an understanding of the aerospace- and space science-related industries in which their organizations operate.

We seek to build continuing relationships between our program and the organizations that the IAB members represent. They are conduits for information flow between the Engineering Physics program at Embry-Riddle and their respective organizations.

Dr. Edward Ashford
Technical/Management Consultant
Ashford Aerospace Consulting

Dr. Richard Bevilacqua
Chief, Remote Sensing Physics Branch
Naval Research Laboratory

Dr. David Butler
Limit Point Systems, Inc.

Dr. Herbert C. Carlson
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Chief Scientist, ST

Dr. Bob Clark, P.E.
Technical Fellow
The Boeing Company

Dr. Sam Durrance
Director, Florida Space Research Institute
Florida Space Grant Consortium

Dr. Sharon Heise
Associate Director
Institute for Human and Machine Cognition

Robert A. Hawsey
Manager, Superconductivity Program
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Dr. Hussein Jirdeh Hussein
Director of University Relations
Space Technologies
Universities Space Research Association (USRA) 

Dr. Carl A. Nardell
Senior Manager - Physics
Raytheon Santa Barbara Remote Sensing

Andrew Nicholas
Research Physicist - Code 7607
Naval Research Laboratory

Dr. Larry Paxton
Applied Physics Laboratory
Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Phil Schwartz
The Aerospace Corporation

Dr. Richard Walterscheid
The Aerospace Corporation
Space Sciences Applications Lab M2-260

Dr. Drew Weisenberger
Jefferson Lab Detector Group
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility

Dr. David Young
Deputy Director, Science Directorate
CLARREO Missions Study Lead
Langley Research Center


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