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Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


96 Frelinghuysen Road, CoRE 603, Piscataway, NJ 08854


Euihark Lee (Associate Director)

Other staff

Hae Chang Gea (Director and Program Chair)



Rutgers, Packaging Engineering Program was founded in 1967., Goal, Rutgers Packaging Engineering Program will provide excellence in packaging education, research and service to the community at large., , Mission, To educate students to analyze complex packaging problems within technical and business contexts and to solve them in a multidisciplinary, holistic, innovative and methodical manner., To develop innovative solutions through rigorous research to those packaging problems that will contribute to the betterment of the world, its environment, and its people. , To prepare students to enter careers ready to make positive contributions to their professions and society and to instill in students the responsibilities and rewards associated with a packaging career and life long service to the profession. , To perform continuing service to the community at large, using the results of the research and educational effort conducted at the program. 


IAPRI 2018

The 21st IAPRI World Conference on Packaging will take place between 19-22 June in Zhuhai, China. It is hosted by Jinan University and Hunan University of Technology. For more information please click here

Latest News

IAPRI Extends the Deadline for the PepsiCo Student Exchange Scholarship for Research

IAPRI is pleased to announce that PepsiCo is sponsoring the 2018-2019 IAPRI Student Exchange Scholarship.

PepsiCo had stated this in support of the Scholarship: 'We believe this scholarship will provide a deserving student the critical skills and research experience in the field of packaging, needed for a successful career in a packaging or a consumer products company.'

The scholarship is $7,000 and 6 months with the objective of graduate students travel to a member organisation to undertake research that will enhance their work. We have a number of members who are interested in hosting students and we will help applicants contact potential hosts.

The deadline for submissions has beem extended until the 19th of March 2018. Full details will be found at