Michele Yatchmeneff (Unangax/Aleut)

Doctoral Student

Field of Study

Engineering Education


Anchorage, AK 


2009 - M.S., Engineering Management, University of Alaska Anchorage,Anchorage, AK

2005 - B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK  

Research Focus

Native American Education, Motivation, and Informal Learning

Major Advisor

Dr. Alice Pawley, Engineering Education

Professional Organization Membership

American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES), Purdue Chapter

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE)

Native American Student Association (NASA), Purdue University

Honors, Grants, Awards and Activities:

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Scholarship

Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program (ANSEP) 

The Aleut Foundation Professor Scholarship Recipient



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