Sc.D. Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Zvi Rusak received the degrees of B.Sc. (1980) and M.Sc. (1982), in Aeronautical Engineering from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. He has worked as an aeronautical engineer at the Israeli Air Force (1982 - 1988), where he headed the Aeroelasticity group from 1987 - 1988. He received a D.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering from the Technion-IIT in August 1989. Ph.D. thesis advisor: Professor Arnan Seginer. He spent 1989 - 1991 as a post-doctorate associate at the Mathematical Sciences Department in RPI, working with Professor Julian D. Cole. He joined the RPI faculty in 1991. Assistant Professor (1991 - 1995), Associate Professor (1995 - 2000), and Full Professor (2000 - Present) in the department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering at RPI. He is currently the Director of the Aerospace Engineering Program at the department (2001-Present).