Mary Solokas is currently focused on the human centered design process and its application in developing countries for developing sustainable solutions. Specifically, Solokas is working with Professor Kijewski-Correa to develop education offerings for innovation trainings within the innovation academy sector of Engineering2Empower in Haiti. Solokas is creating lesson plans that will be utilized to spread human centered thinking to communities in Haiti with the hopes of empowering people to develop sustainable solutions to global issues.

Environmental Engineering
Energy Studies
Current Research

Research Interests
Exploring the processes in which third world countries can empower communities to develop sustainable solutions.

Current Research
Developing educational initiatives to assist Haitian communities in developing safe water treatment practices.