Valorie Troesch

Valorie Troesch, J.D., is a Professor of Practice in the Michigan Tech Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies (IIS). She has taught in several departments across campus and currently teaches the Engineering Ethics and the Teaming in the Enterprise course modules within the Enterprise Program. Troesch is trained in program assessment and evaluation and has worked with the PI and other key personnel to design and implement program assessment plans, to evaluate results, and to disseminate outcomes for multiple IIS programs, including Enterprise. Troesch will work on both formative and summative components of this project, as well as the development of new innovation educational materials/curriculum. Troesch is pursuing her PhD in Rhetoric and Technical Communications. Her principal research focuses on the development of a humanities-based component in the innovation curriculum and assessment of educational outcomes for engineering undergraduates.