Dean, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
Kyle Squires is the dean of the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University and a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering. With 19,000 students and nearly 60 degree options offered on two campuses and online, the Fulton Schools of Engineering is one of the largest and most comprehensive engineering schools in the U.S. The schools focus on improving student outcomes and promoting innovative programming and curricula that create the “Fulton Difference.” Experiential opportunities — internships, entrepreneurship, research, student organizations and community service — are essential components of the overall student experience. Prior to joining ASU in 1997, Squires was on the faculty of the mechanical engineering department at the University of Vermont. Previously, he was a postdoctoral research associate at the Center for Turbulence Research at Stanford University. He has held numerous visiting appointments in the U.S., Japan, and France and was elected a fellow of the American Physical Society in 2008. Squires holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Washington State University and master’s and doctoral degrees in mechanical engineering from Stanford University.