Elizabeth Starkey

Elizabeth is a PhD student in Industrial Engineering at Penn State University. She is passionate about investigating how students learn in virtual environments. In her free time, Elizabeth runs her own business making balloon sculptures.


E-mail: ems413@psu.edu

Research Interests

Human Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Ergonomics, and Engineering Education


BS in Computer Engineering and BS in Applied Mathematics, Elizabethtown College 2012

PhD Dissertation Project

"Product Dissection in Engineering Design Education"

PhD Funding

2014-2015 Funded under NSF grant #1351493

2015-present Funded under NSF grant #1463009