Winston F. Erevelles, Ph.D., F.ABET., is Dean Emeritus, Special Advisor to the President and Professor of Engineering at St. Mary’s University. During his 12 year tenure as Dean of the School of Science, Engineering and Technology, he led the development and enhancement of the school’s education and research capabilities, community and industrial outreach, and domestic and international partnerships, with over $45 million raised to support these initiatives. His current projects include a STEM Innovation Center that is currently under construction and a new Nursing program. Erevelles previously served in engineering, faculty and leadership roles at Robert Morris University, Kettering University and Mykron Engineers (India) over a 25-year period.
Erevelles earned a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Bangalore University and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Engineering Management (manufacturing engineering emphasis) from the University of Missouri-Rolla. His affiliation with ABET began in 1998 and includes service as a Program Evaluator, Team Chair and Chair of the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC). He currently serves as an Adjunct Accreditation Director for the EAC of ABET.