Dr. Dale Tree has been appointed as the new department chair for Mechanical Engineering. He will replace Dr. Dan Maynes as department chair, effective July 1, 2019.
Dr. Tree has served as associate chair in ME since 2013 and been part of the ME faculty at BYU for the last 25 years.
Dean Jensen said, “Dr. Tree has a long record of academic achievement. He has the right tools and perspective to help his department continue to develop their international reputation for excellence in student preparation though educational innovation and focus on mentored research activities.”