Assistant Professor of Teaching
PhD Aerospace Engineering, Old Dominion University 2011
MS Aerospace Engineering, Istanbul Technical University 2007
BS Mechanical Engineering, Yildiz Technical University 2005

Media Coverage

Toys with Wings: Creating Value through Collaborative Entrepreneurial Mindset Learning

Entrepreneur and Innovation Exchange (EIX)

Ahmet Can Sabuncu, assistant teaching professor, Mechanical Engineering; and students Jonathan Han and Natalia Han were featured in this article. This discusses Toys with Wings, an emerging learning and teaching experience in a junior-level Mechanical Engineering course at WPI where students develop an entrepreneurial mindset by using the Vygotsky Cycle – a learning theory that uses social interaction to strengthen comprehension -- to complement the engineering design process.

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