Teaching

One of the best parts of my work in water resources and biomechanics is the ability to share my passion and expertise with aspiring engineers. I have taught students in university, college, and middle school.

Qualifications

  • Instructor at Kennesaw State University¬†
  • 4 years of teaching experience as instructor-of-record
  • Experience in university, community college, and middle school
  • Experience developing courses for higher education
  • Guest lecturer at University of North Georgia

CURRENT COURSES

Summer 2021

  • ENGR 3345 - Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
  • ENGR 3305 - Data Collection & Analysis
  • RELG 1101 - World Religions

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ALL COURSES TAUGHT

Lead Instructor

  • ENGR 3345 - Fluid Mechanics Laboratory (F. 2017, Sp. 2018, Sm. 2018, F. 2018, Sp. 2019, F. 2019, Sp. 2020, Sm. 2020, F. 2020, Sp. 2021)
  • ENGR 3343 - Fluid Mechanics (F. 2018, Sp. 2019, F. 2019, Sp. 2020, F. 2020, Sp. 2021)
  • ENGR 3305 - Data Collection & Analysis (Sm. 2020, Sp. 2021, Sm. 2021)
  • ENGR 2214 - Statics (Sp. 2020, F. 2020)
  • RELG 1101 - World Religions (Sp. 2019, Sm. 2019, F. 2019, Sp. 2020, Sm. 2020, F. 2020, Sp. 2021)
  • Geometry (AY 2019-2020)

TA, Guest Lecturer, or Substitute Teacher

  • CEE 350 - Water Resources Engineering (Teaching Assistant, Sp. 2016)
  • ENST 2030 - Environmental Studies & Sustainability (Guest lecturer, F. 2018)
  • Intro to Programming with Python (Substitute TA, 2020)
  • MATHCOUNTS/AMC 8 Basics (Substitute TA, 2020)
  • Intro to Geometry (Substitute Teacher, 2020)
  • Intermediate Algebra (Substitute Teacher, 2020)
  • Introduction to Algebra B (Substitute Teacher, 2020)
  • Pre-Algebra (Substitute Teacher, 2020)
  • 5th Grade Mathematics (Substitute Teacher, 2019)

Student Assistants

Most of the work I do is made possible thanks to my student assistants, who help with TA duties.

Hector Romero

BS, Civil Engineering

Hector is the student assistant for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Mechanics Laboratory

Michael Chris Stewart

BS, Mechanical Engineering

Chris was the student assistant for Fluid Mechanics and Statics in 2020.

Matthew Strickland

BS, Mechanical Engineering

Matthew was the student assistant for Fluid Mechanics and Statics in 2020.

Former interns and mentees

Throughout my teaching career I've had the opportunity to mentor students through summer internships and academic advising.

Eric J. Smith

BS, Civil Engineering

Eric was my intern from 2020 to 2021. He has since been promoted to Project Engineer and now works as part of my engineering team.

Rami Okasha

BS, Civil Engineering

Rami was my intern for Spring 2021 where he worked on water resources projects in Georgia.

Bill Ngo

BS, Mechanical Engineering

Bill was my intern for Summer and Fall 2020 where he worked on water resources and environmental projects in Georgia & Florida.

Hattie Walrod

BS, Environmental Engineering

Hattie was my intern for Fall 2020 where she worked on water resources projects in Georgia.

Joseph Leach

BS, Environmental Engineering

Joseph was my intern for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2019 where he worked on water resources projects in Puerto Rico.