Vish  Prasad

Interim Dean of Engineering at Wichita State University

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A veteran engineering professor and university administrator, Vish Prasad brings more than three decades of experience to his current position as the interim dean of engineering at Wichita State University. In his leadership position with the school, Dr. Prasad supervises all engineering programs, including aerospace, electrical, mechanical, and computer science. Since assuming his position in January of 2013, Vish Prasad has spearheaded a number of initiatives, including leading a hiring round which increased the size and diversity of the engineering faculty. He also developed a plan to revitalize the previously stagnant mechanical engineering department.

Vish Prasad's Education and Qualifications


PhD/Doctorate - Mechanical Engineering

University of Delaware


PhD/Doctorate - Mechanical Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur