Mark Schuver, Director (2014-2017)
Director of Professional Education
Center for Professional Studies in Technology & Applied Research
Mark Schuver is Director of Professional Education in the College of Technology at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. He is responsible for the development and administration of the Weekend Master’s Degree Programs, the Rolls-Royce Master’s Degree Programs and the growth of Professional Education Programs in the College of Technology. Prior to joining Purdue in 2002, Mark was employed by Caterpillar, Inc for 35 years with assignments in Product Design, Research and Development, Supplier Management, Quality Management, Logistics Management and various leadership positions. He holds an Associate Degree in Drafting Technology from North Iowa Area Community College (1967), a BS in Business Administration (1990) and MS in Management (1992) from Indiana Wesleyan University.
Mark is a member of the National Collaborative Task Force, Continuing Professional Development, College Industry Partnerships, Engineering Technology and Graduate Studies Divisions of the American Society for Engineering Education. He is a Lifetime Certified Purchasing Manager with the National Association of Purchasing.