"My current interests are in designing the alternatives to the industrial-era solutions. For me this means new ways of learning, new ways of applying our technical understanding, and new ways of being together as citizens."
- Linda Vanasupa, 2013
- Stanford University, Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering, 1991
- Stanford University, M.S. summa cum laude in Materials Science and Engineering, 1987
- Michigan Technological University, B.S. magna cum laude in Metallurgical Engineering, 1985
Since coming to Cal Poly in 1991, Linda Vanasupa has served as professor, Materials Engineering Department Chair (2002-2007) and the Founding Co-Director for the Center for Sustainability in Engineering (2005- present). She has advised over 20 masters theses and 50 senior projects, some of the most recent of which can be found in Cal Poly's digital commons.