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Wade W. Huebsch

Professor - Department of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering

Huebsch began his professional career as a Research Assistant for the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at Iowa State University in 1996. In 2000, he became a Temporary Assistant Professor for the department. The following year, he joined the Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering Department at WVU.

Huesch has received several awards for his instruction and research over the years of which include the 2005 SAE Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award, Student Organization Advisor of the Year (2006-2007), the 2008 WVU Foundation Outstanding Teacher Award, among others. He is also a senior member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, having achieved this status in 2009.


Ph.D. Aerospace Engineering, Iowa State University, 2000 

M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, 1994 

B.S. Aerospace Engineering, San Jose State University, 1992