Department Contacts

Department Head Office

104 Engineering Unit A
University Park, PA 16802

Interim Department Head

James Freihaut

Administrative Support Assistant/Department Head Assistant

Barbi Emel

Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Programs Officer

Moses Ling
214 Engineering Unit A

Undergraduate Programs Assistant 

Benjamin Carr
Academic Advisor
215 Engineering Unit A

Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs Officer

Julian Wang
206 Engineering Unit A

Graduate Programs Assistant 

Scarlet Tobin
105 Engineering Unit A


Research Technologist

J Mundinger
106 Engineering Unit B

Computer and Network Management

System Administrator

Scott Landes
207 Engineering Unit A



Globally recognized as a leading architectural engineering department, the mission of the Department of Architectural Engineering at Penn State is to advance the built environment through the development of world-class architectural engineers and research. The vision of the Department of Architectural Engineering at Penn State is to lead the world in innovative education and research to achieve high-performing built environments. Our program emphasizes the scientific and engineering aspects of planning, designing, and constructing buildings, providing our architectural engineering graduates with outstanding education and research opportunities. 

Department of Architectural Engineering

104 Engineering Unit A

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-6394