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Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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R. Danner Friend, Ph.D., PE, joined the faculty of the David Crawford School of Engineering at Norwich University in 2003.

He was named a full professor in 2016 and chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering in 2017. He holds a BS from Virginia Military Institute, a Master of Science from Clemson University, and a Ph.D. from Texas A&M. Friend is a registered professional engineer.

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