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Jennie Patrick
Born January 1, 1949 (1949-01-01) (age 72)
Nationality United States
Alma mater Tuskegee University

University of California at Berkeley

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Known for First African American woman to earn a doctorate in traditional chemical engineering
Scientific career
Fields Chemical engineering
Institutions Tuskegee University
Thesis Superheat-Limit Temperature for Non-ideal Liquid Mixtures and Pure Components (1979)

Jennie Patrick (born 1949) is an American chemical engineer and educator. As a high school student, she participated in the integration of Alabama's public schools. At Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1979, she became the first African American woman in the United States to earn a doctorate in traditional chemical engineering. In industry, she did pioneering work on supercritical fluid extraction. Her educational work has focused on the mentoring of African American and female students.

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