Professor Michael Lawrence

 headshot of Professor Michael Lawrence


  • Lecturer, Engineering Technology Department, Queensborough Community College at the City University of New York



  • B.S. Astronautical Engineering, United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO
  • A.S. Internet and Information Technology, Queensborough Community College


Industry Experience-



  • AWS Academy Accredited Educator
  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
  • AWS Certified Developer Associate
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate
  • CompTIA Security+
  • Six Sigma Black Belt Certification – GE Capital
  • Series 7/63


Research Interest-

  • Machine Learning / Artificial Intelligence.
  • Advanced Manufacturing and Fabrication
  • 3D Printing



  • NSF I-Corps: Autonomous Unmanned Vehicle Ecosystem Technology (PI).
  • WiTNY (Women in Technology) grant award
  • CUNY PSC grant awards   



  • CRSP (CUNY Research Scholar Program) mentor


Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center exterior lit up at nightOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Russian Ballet performing at the Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art Gallery exterior in the afternoonOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.