The coronavirus is an inflection point in history. How we spend time with family, how we work, how we learn and conduct research — it’s all changing. Someone needs to design those changes. Who better than an engineer?
Dr. Darryll J. Pines is now officially the University of Maryland, College Park’s 34th president. The A. James Clark School of Engineering experienced over a decade of innovation, growth, and success with Dr. Pines’s leadership as dean.
Providing a steady hand in uncertain times and finding opportunity in adversity are hallmark traits of engineering, and reasons why it’s a great time to have an engineer leading our university.