Diana Arboleda

Senior Lecturer

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Diana Arboleda is a senior lecturer in the University of Miami College of Engineering's Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering. She is a Principal Software Engineer at Motorola for 2 decades, now a Structural Engineer teaching at the University of Miami with an interest in Maker Spaces and Robotics. Dr. Arboleda's teaching interests include Mechanics of Solids I and II, Structural Analysis, Steel Design and Robotics.


2014Ph.D. Civil Engineering, University of Miami
2010M.S. Civil Engineering, Florida Atlantic University
1988B.S. Computer Engineering, University of Miami

Professional Experience

2019 - Director, Robotics in Education, University of Miami
2014 - Lecturer, University of Miami
2011 - 2014Research and Teaching Assistant, University of Miami
2008 - 2009Research and Teaching Assistant, Florida Atlantic University
2003 - 2007Principal Staff Engineer, Motorola
2000 - 2003Senior Staff Engineer, Motorola
1998 - 2000Staff Software Technical Leader, Motorola
1995 - 1998Engineering Group Leader, Motorola
1993 - 1995Senior Software Engineer, Motorola
1991 - 1993Software Engineer I, Motorola
1989 - 1991Software Engineer II, Motorola

Research Interests

STEM Education Methods, Sustainable and Resilient Materials and Technologies for Infrastructure, Composite Materials for Structural Strengthening and Rehabilitation, Experimental Techniques for Mechanical Characterization, Materials Testing and Modeling