Teaching Associate Professor, Engineering, Design, & Society
Mirna Mattjik is a Teaching Associate Professor in the Engineering, Design, and Society Department. Mirna primarily teaches design engineering and occasionally contributes in the McBride Honors Program. Mirna’s formal education is in industrial technology, international political economy, project management and leadership. She is also currently learning about educational equity in higher education. Mirna’s goal as Teaching Faculty is to enhance students’ learning through high impact practices and to broaden participation in innovation. Mirna strives to provide equal learning opportunities for all learners and to design learning environments that garner students’ belonging at Mines. In the classroom, Mirna encourages students’ intrinsic motivation to learn through modeling authenticity in teaching and learning.