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Engineering Technologies, Safety, and Construction

Faculty Profile

Craig Johnson, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor

Contact Information

Emailcjohnson@cwu.edu
Phone(509) 963.1118
Campus

Hogue HT 203J

Education
 B.S. Educ UMN, BSME WY
 MSMSE UCLA, PhD WSU
Courses
MET 351Metallurgy & Material Sci
MET 495 A/B/CMET Senior Project
MET 382Plastics and Composites
MET 483Ceramics and Composites
MET 257Casting Processes
IET 312Applications in Strength Matls
???Advanced Foundry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In the News

  • Craig Johnson was recognized in 2012 as the American Society for Engineering Education, Pacific Northwest Section “Outstanding Teacher.”
  • Craig Johnson was recognized in 2011 as the American Society for Engineering Education, ZONE IV “Outstanding Campus Representative."

Background

  • Worked in the aerospace industry, and is a pilot.
  • Dr. Johnson participated in Science Talent Search and International Science Fair
  • Research interests include materials and process development.
  • Dr. Johnson is the Foundry Educational Foundation ‘Key Professor.’

Biography

Craig Johnson joined Central Washington University in 1996 and participated in securing ABET accreditation for the Mechanical Engineering Technology Program he now coordinates.  His professional engineering licensure in Materials Engineering compliments his recognition as a Foundry Educational Foundation ‘Key Professor’.   He has held leadership positions in the American Society for Engineering Education.

Selected Works

Johnson, CH., Pringle, C, Davis, N, “Measuring the Impact of Internships on Design Skills Using a Materials Activity,” ASEE Annual Conf. 2013.

Johnson, CH., “Table-top Panel Fab”, http://www.materialseducation.org/educators/mated-modules/ , 2012

Johnson, CH., “Asynchronous Use of Educational Videos”, ASEE Annual Conf, 2011

Johnson, C.H., “Effectiveness of Video in Casting Education”, ASEE Annual Conf, 2010

Johnson, C.H., “Casting Castings”, National Educators Workshop, ASEE Annual Conf, 2008 (MatEd ATE Module)

Johnson, C.H., “Composite Column Design/Test Lab”, National Educators Workshop 2007, ASEE Conf, 2008

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