Steve Skarke, M.S.

Professor of Practice, Department of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering

Steve Skarke, M.S.


  • 40 years of global experience in the chemical manufacturing industry including process engineering, operations management, and executive leadership.
  • Areas of interest include occupational and process safety, operational excellence, ESG, engineering ethics, and leadership development.
  • Experienced in establishing industry and academic partnerships for business development and process optimization research.
  • Academic focus on Chemical Process Safety and Student Leadership programs


  • B.S. Chemical Engineering – Texas A&M University
  • M.S. Engineering Management – University of Houston