Mark Erle (Computer Science and Engineering) is a Professor of Practice and Associate Chair. He earned a doctorate in computer engineering at Lehigh University, a masters in electrical engineering at the University of Vermont, and a bachelor’s in electrical engineering at the Pennsylvania State University.  Before his appointment as a professor of practice, Mark worked at IBM designing microprocessors and Talen Energy architecting cloud-based applications. He has multiple patents and publications.

Mark Erle
Professor of Practice and Associate Chair
(610) 758-6493
Packard Laboratory, 200A
19 Memorial Drive West
Bethlehem, PA 18015


Ph.D., Computer Engineering, Lehigh University, 2008
M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Vermont, 1996
B.S., Electrical Engineering, Penn State University, 1990

Areas of Research

Strategic Technology Planning, Technology Strategy, Information Management, Content Management