Purdue Aims to Fill Engineer Shortage with Hybrid Program
February 12, 2013
Leaders at Columbus-based Cummins Inc. say the company is the dominant supplier of engines for hybrid commercial vehicles in North Americ - with a strong presence worldwide as well. Despite its success, Chief Engineer of Power Assistance Tom Dollmeyer says finding college graduates with expertise in heavy hybrids to fill job openings is nothing short of a challenge. In response to companies clamoring for these workers, Purdue University has launched a graduate certificate program that it says gives tomorrow's engineers a perspective unlike most.
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