Associate Professor of Engineering
Chair of Mechanical and General Engineering
B.S.M.E., Purdue University, 1998
M.S.M.E., Michigan State University, 2000
Ph.D., University of Louisville, 2008
P.E., Washington 2012
Office: Otto Miller Hall 234
Adam Arabian came to SPU after 15 years in the industry, working in fields ranging from submarine systems to medical devices. His last position before SPU was director of research and development for a prosthetics company in Seattle.
Dr. Arabian continues to do research in prosthetics but now focuses on the needs of developing-world users, and is actively engaged with multiple nonprofits working to provide appropriate solutions for people in need in the Middle East, Africa, and Southeast Asia.