Khanjan Mehta

Vice Provost for Creative Inquiry, Director of the Mountaintop Initiative, Lehigh University
Learning by Doing: Expanding Experiential Programs
Thursday, April 5, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Khanjan Mehta is the inaugural Vice Provost for Creative Inquiry and Director of the Mountaintop Initiative at Lehigh University. Mehta champions the creation of learning environments and ecosystems where students, faculty, and external partners come together to increase their capacities for independent inquiry, take intellectual risks and learn from failure, recognize problems and opportunities, and effect constructive and sustainable change. Previously, Mehta was Founding Director of the Humanitarian Engineering and Social Entrepreneurship (HESE) Program, Assistant Professor of Engineering Design, and Affiliate Professor of International Affairs at Penn State University.