Kevin Calabro

Keystone Program

Kevin Calabro is a Keystone Instructor and the Associate Director of the Keystone Program. Kevin earned his B.S. in Aerospace Engineering and his M.S. in Project Management at the University of Maryland, and has recently begun a Ph.D. program in education. Kevin's interests are in providing first and second-year engineering students with a strong foundation in mathematics, engineering and the sciences in hopes this will allow more students to be successful in completing their intended engineering degree programs.


Griffin Godbey

Materials Science and Engineering

Griffin Godbey earned his B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Maryland where he joined Maryland Beta in 2013. Griffin is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Maryland researching materials for energy storage under Dr. Eric Wachsman. His primary research interest areas are in renewable energy and energy storage materials, primarily from a kinetics perspective.


Deborah Goldberg

Chemical AND Biomolecular Engineering

Deborah Goldberg is a lecturer in the Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering. Dr. Goldberg earned her B.S. in Chemical Engineering and her PhD in Bioengineering, both at the University of Maryland, College Park.  After working at MedImmune for six years in biopharmaceutical development, Dr. Goldberg returned to UMCP in 2016, excited to serve in a teaching-focused role. In addition to teaching and course development, she is passionate about mentoring students, helping them with strategies for academic success and career preparation.


Dr. Gary Pertmer

Nuclear Engineering

Dr. Pertmer received his Ph.D. from the University of Missouri. His research interest lie in thermalhydraulics and he also serves as the Acting Director of Nuclear Reactor Systems Analysis.