Meet the Team
The EMPOWER Lab is formed as a multi-university collaborative that leverages the complementary skills and expertise of a transdisciplinary leadership team with an established track record of scholarship and collaboration across many relevant vectors for well-being.
North Carolina State University
Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Julie Ivy, Ph.D.
Maria Mayorga, Ph.D.
Department of Computer Science
Min Chi, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
Sarah Desmarais, Ph.D.
Department of Higher Education
Tuere Bowles, Ph.D.
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Lauren Davis, Ph.D.
Oregon State University
Department of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering
Harriet Nembhard, Ph.D.
University of Southern California
Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
Julia Higle, Ph.D.