Career Journeys at Bose

Thursday, October 12
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Grier Room A

Join us to hear from a diverse group of engineers from Bose on their academic and career paths.

Ankita Jain graduated from MIT with a PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Field in Underwater Acoustics and remote sensing, Acoustics of musical instruments. Ankita’s current role at Bose is Research Engineer where she works predominantly on automotive applications with the goal to develop novel technology that helps deliver a better listening experience in cars.

Rhonda Altman graduated from MIT with a BS/MS in Mechanical Engineering. Rhonda’s current role at Bose is Manager of the Field Performance Management Failure Analysis Lab. Rhonda has her Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt.

Tobe Barksdale graduated from MIT with a BS in Electrical Engineering. Tobe has been working as a Distinguished Engineer at Bose for 38 years working in Electrical Engineering, Automotive Audio and Signal Processing and Engineering Leadership.

Edison Achelengwa graduated from MIT with a BS/MS in Electrical Engineering. Edison is working as a Senior Electrical Engineer focusing on Consumer Audio product development.

Lunch will be served. Please RSVP here so we know how much food to order.


  • Date: Thursday, October 12
  • Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Grier Room A