John E. Leland

John E. Leland is vice president for Research and Executive Director of the University of Dayton Research Institute.[1] He previously served as the institute's director of operations and a division head and as the University of Dayton's director for technology partnerships.[1][2] Before working at the University of Dayton, Leland worked for the United States Air Force.[1][3] During the 2002–2003 term, Leland was named a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.[3]

Leland received a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of Kentucky in 1994.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d "John E. Leland, Ph.D., P.E". University of Dayton Research Institute. Retrieved 2010-05-11.
  2. ^ Thimangu, Patrick L. (October 6, 2000). "University's research center delivers". Dayton Business Journal. Retrieved 2010-05-11.
  3. ^ a b "The ASME Fellow: a membership grade of distinction". Mechanical Engineering. American Society of Mechanical Engineers. November 1, 2003. Retrieved 2010-05-11.