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Faculty and Executive Leadership Directory

Chris McCoy

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Academic Status: On duty
Office Hours: Mondays 3-4pm , Innovation Lab, Memorial Stadium
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Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering Design, University of California, Berkeley
Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

Positions Held

At Haas since 2016
2016 – present, Lecturer, Haas School of Business, U.C. Berkeley
2015 – 2016 Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering, U.C. Berkeley
2014 – present, Co-Founder / CEO, You3Dit Inc.
2012 – present, Adjunct Faculty, I.E. Business School, Madrid, Spain

Current Research and Interests

  • Rapid Prototyping and Innovation Processes
  • Market Experimentation
  • Entrepreneurship / StartUps
  • Digital Design and Fabrication
  • Distributed Manufacturing


  • Hands-on Rapid Prototyping
  • Precision Manufacturing
  • Sustainable Manufacturing
  • Hands-on Rapid Innovation Accelerator

Honors and Awards

  • Recognition by the U.S. Ambassador to Spain at Nueva Economía Fórum, Madrid; during his speech to the forum, U.S. Ambassador to Spain (former CEO of HBO), James Costos, note Dr. McCoy and Hands-On Rapid Innovation course as an example of the success of the Fulbright Scholars Exchange program. (2014)
  • Recognition of Teaching Excellence, IE Business School (2012 to 2013)
  • Fulbright Scholar (2010 to 2011)
  • American Federation of Motorcyclists – 2nd place Thunderhill Raceway; Clubman Middleweight, 3rd place Infineon Raceway;
  • Clubman Middleweight (2010)
  • FFI Fame Award (2006)
  • NSF Runner-Up (2006)
  • ASME Farbar Award (2005)
  • Engineering Student of the Year, Santa Barbara City College (2003)

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