Industry Professor Tarchalski comes to Stevens from Johns Hopkins University. He is a senior executive leader with more than 30 years of global experience in large scale/highly complex program management, systems engineering, system and software development; IT operations management; strategic business planning; new product development; and large scale organizational transformation. Successful application of agile, model based techniques within the Government, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Communications and Architecture/Engineering/Construction industries.
Professor Tarchalski is an educator in graduate level technical management, focused on program management and systems engineering. Involved in transforming traditional curricula to include agile methods, model based approaches, technical governance and leadership, and using distance learning and collaborative techniques and technologies.