Vincent P. Manno is Provost and Dean of Faculty, as well as Professor of Engineering, at the Olin College of Engineering. He received a BS from Columbia University and MS and Sc.D. degrees from M.I.T. His fields of interest are engineering education, power generation and electronics thermal energy management. Prior to joining Olin, Dr. Manno was Associate Provost and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Tufts University. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and a recipient of SAE’s Teetor Educational Award, the Harvey Rosten Award for Excellence in the Thermal Analysis of Electronic Equipment, the ASME Curriculum Innovation Award, Tufts Fischer Prize as Engineering Teacher of the Year and the Seymour Simches Award for Distinguished Teaching and Advising. He serves on the advisory boards of Ashesi University (Ghana), the University of Delaware College of Engineering and the Tufts University Center for Engineering Education Outreach.