Mr. Christopher Hanas
High Technology High School
Mr. Hanas is a teacher of engineering and computer science at High Technology High School. As an undergraduate, Mr. Hanas earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Lafayette College. During this time he was honored with the Mechanical Engineering Faulty Award, and memberships to the National Engineering Honors Society and the Mechanical Engineering Honors Society. He continued his education while working in the telecommunications industry by earning a M.S. in Telecommunications from Southern Methodist University. During this period he was also awarded three patents. Mr. Hanas taught mathematics for nine years prior to moving to High Technology High School. He recently spent two of his summers participating in the Rutgers University Research Experience for Teachers in Engineering. During this experience he worked with the Chemical Engineering Department and in the Coastal Ocean Observatory Lab (COOL room) at the Institute of Marine Coastal Sciences. In his spare time, Mr. Hanas enjoys running, mountain biking, fishing, surfing, playing guitar and reading.