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Anderson Hall
Tufts University
Medford, MA 02155

Tel: 617.627.3035
Fax: 617.627.3994
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Lee R. Minardi
Senior Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Lee R. Minardi is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Tufts University, where he has taught since 1990. Prior to Tufts, Prof. Minardi held product development and management positions in several CAD companies. He has been active for over 30 years in the industrial and academic use of Computer Aided Design technology. His research interests include geometric modeling of manufactured products and constructed systems, spatial visualization, the use of technology in teaching mechanics, Computer Aided Design, and the use of computer tools for engineering problem solving. In 2012, Lee received the inaugural Tufts University Teaching with Technology Award.


  • EN 2 Engineering Graphics and CAD
  • ES 2 Introduction to Computing in Engineering
  • ES 5 Statics & Dynamics
  • ES 88 CAD for Engineers
  • CEE 188 Engineering Design with CAD


Service Activities

  • Arts, Sciences, & Engineering Faculty Information Technology Committee, Chair 2009 - 2013
  • Learning Management Systems (LMS) Steering Committee