BS, University of Pittsburgh; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology
Patricia Cyr holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh and an M.S. in applied and Mathematical Statistics from RIT. She was the Process Engineer for Corning and Mobil Chemical before beginning her career as a consulting statistician for Kodak and Harris. Patricia was the ASQ Shainnin Medal recipient in 2014 and has been an ASQ Certified Quality Engineer since 1993.
In the News
August 27, 2021
Engineering faculty learn new teaching strategies in orientation
As part of new faculty orientation, RIT’s College of Engineering Technology and Kate Gleason College of Engineering hosted a pilot workshop to introduce KEEN: Engineering Unleashed and its entrepreneurial mindset—a national initiative to advance engineering education.
February 3, 2021
Podcast: A KEEN Eye for Engineering
Intersections: The RIT Podcast, Ep. 43: The KEEN Engineering Unleashed network is driving change in engineering education. Patti Cyr, lecturer in the Kate Gleason College of Engineering, and Jennifer O’Neill, assistant professor in the College of Engineering Technology, discuss what the entrepreneurial mindset is and how connections to the network are providing an edge for RIT students.
January 8, 2021
RIT faculty member named a KEEN Engineering Unleashed Fellow
As part of a summer faculty development workshop sponsored by the Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network (KEEN), Patricia Cyr was recommended by workshop leaders for the fellowship because of her work during the program and while teaching at RIT to advance engineering course activities and to improve student learning outcomes.