Humberto Gómez

Dr. Humberto Gómez is associate professor of the mechanical engineering department and graduate school director at Universidad del Norte in Barranquilla- Colombia. He is also the executive director of the Materials and Manufacturing Center (CIMM) of Uninorte. Gomez holds a Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering from the University of South Florida, Tampa, and his M.Sc and B.S in mechanical engineering from Universidad del Norte. Gomez provides permanent contributions in international engineering education topics and volunteers as an ASME program evaluator for ABET’s Engineering Accreditation Commission in addition to his work with ASME CEA, ASME Scholarship Committee, international liaison for ACOFI (the Colombian Association of Engineering Colleges) and president of the Educational Committee of UPADI (The Pan American Federation of Engineering Societies).