Faculty Spotlight

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03 Dec

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Yan Tang

2018-11-08T14:52:53+00:00 December 3rd, 2018|Faculty Spotlight|

Dr. Yan Tang is an associate professor and internship/co-op advisor in the Mechanical Engineering Department at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach campus. What motivated you to pursue a career in mechanical engineering and higher education? I have strong interests in technologies and cognitive sciences. Being an engineering professor gives me the resources and opportunities [...]

28 Nov

Faculty Spotlight: Lou McNally

2017-05-25T09:49:17+00:00 November 28th, 2016|Faculty Spotlight|

Dr. Lou McNally is an Assistant Professor for the Applied Aviation Sciences department within the College of Aviation at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach.  He teaches a variety of classes including Intro to TV Weathercasting, Climatology and Survey of Meteorology. Please tell us about your background and what motivated you to come to Embry-Riddle. [...]

08 Feb

Faculty Spotlight: Michael Fabian

2017-05-25T09:49:30+00:00 February 8th, 2016|Faculty Spotlight|

Dr. Michael Fabian is an Associate Professor for the Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering Department at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott. What motivated you to pursue a career in this industry?  I’ve always been interested in engines and rockets. I majored in Aerospace Engineering at the Air Force Academy and took the propulsion track. My military [...]

18 Jan

Faculty Spotlight: Matthew Jaffe

2017-05-25T09:49:31+00:00 January 18th, 2016|Faculty Spotlight|

Dr. Matthew Jaffe is a professor in Computer Science at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott. What motivated you to pursue a career in this industry? In 1972 I was the Naval Tactical Data Systems (NTDS) officer on a frigate in the Gulf of Tonkin, standing watches as the Ship's Weapon Coordinator .  The NTDS we [...]

21 Apr

Faculty Spotlight: Gregory Zahornacky

2017-05-25T09:49:43+00:00 April 21st, 2014|Faculty Spotlight|

Greg Zahornacky is an Assistant Professor in the College of Aviation and teaches the Aeronautical Science Capstone Course, Operational Applications in Aeronautical Science and additionally, Electronic Flight Management Systems and Crew Resource Management. Greg is also on the development team of the new Airline Operations Center that is being constructed on the second floor of [...]

31 Mar

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Tim Wilson

2017-05-25T09:49:44+00:00 March 31st, 2014|Faculty Spotlight|

Dr. Tim Wilson is the chair person of the Electrical, Computer, Software, & Systems Engineering (ECSSE) Department at the Daytona Beach campus, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. 1. Can you tell us about your background and what motivated you to come to Embry-Riddle? I grew up in rural middle Tennessee. My home town, Centerville, Tennessee, is the [...]

10 Feb

Faculty Spotlight: Lisa Davids

2017-05-25T09:49:45+00:00 February 10th, 2014|Faculty Spotlight|

Lisa Davids is an Associate Professor in the College of Engineering and serves as the Program Coordinator for the Department of Engineering Fundamentals on the Daytona Beach Campus. What motivated you to pursue an engineering vocation, and when did you know you were interested in that field?  Were there professionals who encouraged you to attain [...]