Coordinator Engineering Manufacturing Center (EMC)

Richard Zicarelli has been with FIU since the Fall of 2005. He is the Coordinator for FIU’s Engineering Manufacturing Center and also the Lab Instructor for the Manufacturing Processes modules within the EML-3301L and EMA-3702L courses. He has a background of 45+ years as a Manufacturing Professional and Computer Network Specialist in both the Aerospace and Mold making Industries. He has taught in vocational schools, technical colleges and also continues to serve as a consultant to the Manufacturing Industry as well as local high schools throughout the South Florida area. He provides professional consultations and project assistance to FIU’s Research and Academic departments, students and the community. Mr. Zicarelli is dedicated to the future and success of all students and FIU.

In order to gain access to the Student Machine Shop, you must have prior experience in properly setting up and operating the equipment.

EHS Safety Requirement

Student Machine Shop Release Form 82011

Phone: (305) 348-6557