Daina Breidis

Daina M. Briedis, Ph.D., is an ABET Adjunct Director of Professional Offerings. In her home institution, Michigan State University, she is Assistant Dean for Student Advancement and Program Assessment in the College of Engineering and also serves as the assessment coordinator for her the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science. She holds a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from Iowa State University and a bachelor’s degree in engineering science from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She has been elected Fellow of the AIChE, ASEE, and ABET. Over the past 30 years, Briedis has served ABET as a Program Evaluator, a Team Chair and member of the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) and its Executive Committee, and a member of the Board of Directors of ABET. She is active nationally and internationally in assessment and engineering education.