Since 1981, Dr. Pritchard has taught mechanical engineering courses at Manhattan College. He has published a number of undergraduate and technical textbooks relating to engineering education. Most recently, Dr. Pritchard has focused on the use of computer software in teaching engineering analysis, in particular on the use of Mathcad and Excel.
In his spare time, Dr. Pritchard enjoys riding his motorcycle around the Pennsylvania countryside, taking long walks with his dog Sushi, and reading British and U.S. history. He is also a frequent reader of the Economist, The New Yorker and Scientific American magazines.
Ph.D. in Engineering Science, Columbia University
Master of Philosophy, Columbia University
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, SUNY Stony Brook
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology, University of Bradford