Dr. Probst came to Greenville University in August of 2019 to lead the Engineering program through the ABET accreditation process. He has served as a program evaluator for ABET for 20 years, including 5 years as a team chair. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Missouri. Prior to coming to GU, he spent 27 years at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, MO, 18 of which he chaired the Department of Physics and Engineering Physics. He also spent ten years prior to that in the industry at McDonnell Douglas in St. Louis, MO. He and his wife Maggie have two children and nine grandchildren. They enjoy bicycling.
IEEE, Senior Member
IEEE Photonics Society
IEEE Education Society
American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)
American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)
American Scientific Affiliation (ASA)