In 22 years of teaching at Penn College, J.D. has accumulated many titles. Assistant professor of engineering design technology. Master Teacher. Autodesk Inventor Certified Expert. Certified SolidWorks Professional. And CAD Whisperer, a title he recently earned from his YouTube tutorials.
- Engineering & Industrial Design Technology
He’s a born maker. From creating imaginative forts as a kid to perfecting advanced CAD techniques as an adult, J.D.’s talent for design continues to grow, awe his students, and amaze the world via his YouTube channel.
TAKING THE LEAD
Q&A with J.D.
HOW DO YOU DEFINE ENGINEERING DESIGN?
WHEN DID YOU FIRST BECOME INTERESTED IN ENGINEERING DESIGN?
WHY ARE YOU SO PASSIONATE ABOUT ENGINEERING DESIGN?
ARE THERE COMMON TRAITS YOU'VE RECOGNIZED IN SUCCESSFUL ENGINEERING DESIGN STUDENTS?
WHAT MAKES THE ENGINEERING DESIGN TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM AT PENN COLLEGE UNIQUE?
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CLASS TO TEACH AND WHY?
Engineering & Industrial Design Technology
The Industrial Design program, you’ll explore functionality, ergonomics, and aesthetics. Learn how to express concepts using rendering software.
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