Robin Borkholder received her B.S. and M.S. in Industrial Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Her primary teaching responsibilities are in Project Management and Production Control.
Ms. Borkholder joined the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department at RIT in 2006. She teaches courses in project management, production control, and optimization. Prior to joining RIT, she worked in the semiconductor manufacturing equipment and medical devices industries. At Applied Materials, Inc. Ms. Borkholder worked as an Operations and Engineering Director supporting new product developments in Santa Clara California. At Stryker Endoscopy, she supported manufacturing and planning operations in San Jose, California.
Ms. Borkholder serves as the faculty guide for the department’s Capstone projects. She works with companies to identify problems and establish engineering projects for the students to integrate the knowledge and skills developed in their course of study and apply them in a “real world” setting in a way that helps a company improve business performance.