The Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering have reached a critical
point in their evolutionary development where they are being called
upon to produce 21st century “master learners” capable of trans-
disciplinary problem-solving and creating knowledge that will drive
the future structure and outcomes of our society. Their discoveries,
inventions and understanding will serve as the building blocks of our
economy, the advancements that will change how we work, live.
grow and thrive.
To that end, we recently announced that Dr. Kyle D. Squires will
lead the Fulton Schools as their new dean. This appointment is the
latest achievement in a career comprised of teaching, research, and
higher education leadership that has literally developed faster
solutions to everything from aircraft to sports equipment. Dean
Squires was selected following a national search that included broad
input from a cross-section of faculty, staff, and community leaders.
His appointment is based on his proven leadership at ASU and being
the best-equipped candidate to assume the helm of an increasingly
Dean Squires’ leadership will lend fuel to the higher education
transformation that we are leading, and I encourage you to learn
more about him and our institutional efforts to advance world-class
engineering education at ASU.