Biography

View Brad’s curriculum vitae (CV) as a PDF here; it was last updated 18 April 2016.

Brad with the Penn State Nittany LionBrad Sottile is a native of Hollidaysburg, a small town in southwest central Pennsylvania. He graduated from Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School in and enrolled at Penn State University Park the following July at first as a student in the Division of Undergraduate Studies and then in the College of Engineering. Following a period of intense year-round study, he graduated in August 2011 with a Bachelor of ScBrad in academic regaliaience degree in Aerospace Engineering with minors in Math Applications and Natural Science. Brad then returned to Penn State and in August 2013 completed a Master of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering with a graduate minor in Computational Science. Currently, Brad is Instructor of Computer Science and Engineering, and Aerospace Engineering in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, and in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He teaches part-time in the Department of Aerospace Engineering, and he is also pursing part-time a doctor of philosophy degree in Aerospace Engineering at Penn State. 

Brad is a member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). He is also a life member of the Penn State Alumni Association.