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Erick Bennett

Adjunct Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering


2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

708-717-2808Email Erick Bennett


Chemical and Biological Engineering


M.S. in Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University
B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University


Erick graduated from Northwestern in 2010 and entered the workforce in 2012 after addressing some family concerns, working at K-Patents, Inc., a specialized instrumentation company. Erick then worked as a Design Engineer at Honeywell UOP, designing Pressure Swing Adsorption Units, and later took the same position at Valdes Engineering, contributing to several engineering studies for local clients. Erick returned to Honeywell UOP in their Technology Services department, troubleshooting, and providing in-office startup support for natural gas cryogenic plants. After the Technology Services role, Erick transitioned to UOP's Research and Development area, where he worked in the Process Design and Development group as an individual contributor on developing several technologies. Currently, Erick serves as the manager of the Process Design and Development Team at UOP.

Significant Recognition

  • Professional Engineer, State of Illinois

Courses Taught

  • Chem Eng 352 - Senior Design