Dr. Craig HoffDean of College of Engineering and Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Dr. Craig J. Hoff is the Dean of the College of Engineering and a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Kettering University (formerly GMI) in Flint, Michigan. He has over 35 years in higher education. As Dean, he is responsible for the ongoing efforts to enhance the engineering curriculum, facilities, and applied research programs at Kettering. As Professor, Dr. Hoff teaches courses in the areas of energy systems and automotive engineering. His research focus is on sustainable mobility technologies including vehicle electrification and autonomous driving. Dr. Hoff has conducted research and provided consulting services to many companies and government agencies, including Ford Motor Company, Ricardo, Toyota, ArvinMeritor, Firestone, the U.S. Army TARDEC, and the U.S. Department of Energy. He is an active member of SAE International, ASME, IEEE and ASEE.