Jim Egenrieder, Ed.D.
Director, Qualcomm Thinkabit Lab, Virginia Tech National Capital Region
Dr. James A. (Jim) Egenrieder is on the College of Engineering’s Research Faculty and Director of the Qualcomm® Thinkabit Labs™ at Virginia Tech in the National Capital Region. He creates, develops, and facilitates programs (and funding) for technical and professional (STEM) education and workforce initiatives in the Washington, D.C. area, primarily through collaborations and partnerships engaging schools and higher education, non-profit, Chambers, Economic Development, and industry partners. Egenrieder is also on the Natural Resources and Environment faculty of Virginia Tech’s Center for Leadership in Global Sustainability, and President Emeritus of the Washington Academy of Sciences.