Mechanical Laboratory Technician
152 Heavy Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-2300
Rafael became affiliated with Stony Brook University in 2011 when he began study as
an undergraduate transfer student in the Department Of Mechanical Engineering. During
the pursuit of his degree, Rafael worked in industry specializing in Production and
Manufacturing Management. Following his graduation in 2015, he began work for The
Department of Mechanical Engineering as Mechanical Laboratory Technician. Rafael is
proud to begin his graduate studies in Mechanical Engineering starting Spring 2018.
Rafael is the Director of the Senior Design Laboratory and teaches courses Manufacturing Methods. He has also served on various university committees involving facilities and safety.
Rafael greatly enjoys working with students and has become very involved in the campus community. He holds roles as Motorsports Co-Advisor and Robot Team Co-Advisor. He also volunteers his time to help MEC 101 students with their homework and projects. Rafael also is a SAE(Society of Automotive Engineers) International Member.