Pittsburg State University Professor Russ Rosmait has been elected to serve a two-year term on the national board of directors of The Investment Casting Institute. Rosmait, a professor in engineering technology, is the first person from academia to be elected to the ICI board in the institute’s nearly 60-year history.


The ICI is a nonprofit corporation that exists to promote quality standards, collect and disseminate information about the investment casting industry and provide industry education opportunities to its members.

Rosmait has been the Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF) key professor at PSU for the past 25 years. He is the faculty adviser for the American Foundry Society (AFS) student chapter at PSU and is active with the AFS Tri-State, Mo-Kan and Plains States chapters.