Barbara L. Christe, MS
Associate Professor and Program Director Biomedical Engineering Technology, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), Indianapolis, IN
Barbara Christe is an associate professor and director of the healthcare engineering technology management program in the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). Christe has a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in biomedical engineering. Her doctorate is in higher education administration. Christe has explored the experiences of retained engineering technology learners in an effort to understand the persistence of STEM students and to support academic success. In addition, she has conducted research related to the clinical applications of radio frequency identification.