Blake Hylton

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Blake Hylton
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering
James Lehr Kennedy 223A
525 South Main Street, Ada, OH, 45810
Research Interests
Assessment, Engineering in K12, First-Year Engineering
Employee degree:

BS, University of Tulsa

PHD, Purdue University


Classes Taught

  • Foundations of Design I and II
  • Orientation
  • Computer Applications
  • Statics
  • Quality Engineering
  • Senior Capstone

Recent Scholarship

  1.  B. Hylton, J.D. Yoder, D.R. Mikesell, and H. LeBlanc, "Working to Instill the Entrepreneurial Mindset Across the Curriculum" Entrepreneurship Education and Pedagogy, September 2019.
  2.  "Promoting Engineering Problem Framing Skill Development in High School Science and Engineering Courses", NSF Grant (3 years, $450,000), Awarded 2018
  3.  S. Zappe, J.D. Yoder, and B. Hylton, "Assessing Curiosity in the Engineering Entrepreneurship Context: Challenges and Future Research Areas" Advances in Engineering Education, 7(1), November 2018.

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