Sara Hoffman is the DEI Curriculum Development Manager. She leads the development of DEI case studies and workshops that explore the intersection of technical and social aspects of engineering. Sara partners with faculty to co-design cases across engineering disciplines, oversees the research and writing process for new content, and supports CSED’s graduate facilitators in implementing these materials in undergraduate courses.
Prior to this role, she collaborated on the development of learning blocks for CSED’s Socially Engaged Design Academy and served as a Lecturer in LSA’s Applied Liberal Arts Division. Her teaching at the University of Michigan has spanned courses on student success, community engagement, and microhistory. Sara holds an MA and a PhD in History from Penn State University and a BA in Ancient Languages from Wheaton College.