Robert Harder

Photo of Robert Harder, PhD Robert Harder, PhD
Dean, College of Engineering
Professor of Mechanical Engineering


503-554-2788
bharder@georgefox.edu

Bob Harder received the BS and MS degrees in Mechanical Engineering at Michigan Technological University, and the PhD in Materials Science and Engineering at Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology.  He has been actively involved in both academic research and industrial consulting since coming to George Fox in 1988. His main areas of professional interest include combustion modeling and emissions control, dynamic systems, contact mechanics, and tribology. Bob's teaching responsibilities include: thermodynamics, energy systems, heat transfer and combustion, emissions and air pollution. His hobbies are family, farming, soccer and guitar.

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