Engineering, Computer Science, Math & Physics Pathway

Engineering, Computer Science, Math & Physics Pathway

Students in the Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics and Physics Pathway build a strong foundation in math and science, which will prepare them for a career of learning and invention.

Students will work with faculty, fellow students, and community members to tackle problems of significance to their community and the world. In addition to classroom and structured laboratory experiences, students can participate in research, internship, and community engagement experiences. 

Majors include: Biomedical Informatics, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, and Physics


How to meet with an ECSMP Advisor:

Students are assigned to a pathway advisor based on the last two digits of their PSU ID number, as listed below. We take a team approach to advising, and you are welcome to see your assigned advisor or another advisor. Scroll down to see ECSMP faculty advisors.

Virtual drop ins Monday-Friday 10-11am + 2-3pm 

Prospective/incoming students who do not have a PSU ID number schedule an appointment with any advisor below.

Biomedical Informatics and upper division Computer Science majors are assigned to Barbara Sabath, listed under Faculty/Department Advisors.

Students may call the front desk staff at (503) 725-4631 for assistance. 

ECSMP Pathway Advisors

Faculty/Department Advisors

Students interested in discussing research opportunities, junior/senior level major courses and electives, or career options should meet with their assigned faculty advisor based on their major: 

Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering

Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering

Don Duncan
Contact: Email dduncan@pdx.edu
To schedule an appointment call (503) 725-4631.

Computer Science

Barbara Sabath

Contact: Email uccs@pdx.edu
Schedule an appointment with Barbara or call (503) 725-4631

Barbara supports Biomedical Informatics and upper-division CS students and connects them to faculty advisors.

Data Science

Beatriz Lafferriere
Contact: Email beatrizl@pdx.edu

Advising drop-in hours are posted on her website

To schedule an appointment, email beatrizl@pdx.edu (be sure to include PSU ID number)

Mathematics

Beatriz Lafferriere
Contact: Email beatrizl@pdx.edu

Advising drop-in hours are posted on her website

To schedule an appointment, email beatrizl@pdx.edu (be sure to include PSU ID number)

 

Julie Bracken
Contact: Email jlinman@pdx.edu

Advising drop-in hours are posted on her website

To schedule an appointment, email jlinman@pdx.edu (be sure to include PSU ID number)

Mechanical Engineering

Derek Tretheway
Contact: Email tretdc@pdx.edu

Schedule an appointment with Derek

Physics

Andrew Rice
Contact: Email arice@pdx.edu