Program Lead for Electrical Engineering, Grand Canyon University
Ed Koeneman is the Program Lead for the Electrical Engineering Technology program at Grand Canyon University (Phoenix, AZ). Before joining GCU in 2016, he had a 25-year industry career focused on product design and development in the medical device industry. Koeneman was one of the founders of a medical device company that developed robotic rehabilitation devices for stroke patients. These innovative devices combined robotics and video games to achieve better clinical outcomes for patients suffering from post-stroke hemiplegia. He currently teaches electrical circuits, embedded systems and capstone classes at GCU.
The challenges of implementing a robust and relevant student experience in a capstone engineering course can seem overwhelming — balancing curricular requirements and program objectives with student interests, professional development goals, and the demands of industry sponsors. Effective design and implementation of assessment and evaluation strategies across multiple constituencies can be instrumental in sustaining a […]