Timothy Hinds

Director, First-Year Engineering CoRe Experience

College of Engineering

Timothy J. Hinds is the Director of the Michigan State University First-Year Engineering CoRe (Cornerstone and Residential) Experience program. His administrative responsibilities include management of the 1600-student, first-year combined academic and co-curricular program. His teaching includes development, delivery and management of CoRe Experience courses in engineering design, modeling/computation, spatial visualization and peace engineering. He has also taught courses in machine design, manufacturing processes, mechanics, computational tools and international product design as well as graduate-level courses in engineering innovation and technology management. He has conducted research in the areas of environmentally-responsible manufacturing, globally-distributed engineering teaming and early engineering education development and has over 30 years of combined academic and industrial management experience. He received his BSME and MSME degrees from Michigan Technological University.