Juris Doctor, With Distinction, University of North Dakota, 2006
Civil & Family Mediator Qualification Training, 2004
Bachelor of Science, Honors, Summa Cum Laude, University of North Dakota, 2003
Associate Professor of Aviation, UND Aerospace, 2013 to present
Adjunct Professor of Space Studies, UND Aerospace, 2010 to 2015
Assistant Professor of Aviation, UND Aerospace, 2007 to 2013
Attorney at Law, 2007 to present
Civil and Family Mediator, 2003 to present
Certified Flight Instructor, 2001 to present
Undergraduate: Aviation 100 – Aviation Orientation, Aviation 102 – Introduction to Aviation, Aviation 222 – IFR Regulations and Procedures, Aviation 302 – Air Transportation, Aviation 372 –Global Perspectives in Aviation History, Aviation 389 – Introduction to Aerobatic Flight, Aviation 403 – Aviation Law, Aviation 485 – Aviation Capstone, Aviation 491 – Methods & Materials in Aviation
Graduate: Aviation 501 – General Issues in Aviation, Aviation 512 – Aviation Environmental Concerns, Space Studies 565 – Space Law.
Honors: Honors 393 – Transportation Today and Tomorrow
Drones, UAS regulation, & Data gathering – Ongoing research area. Published recently, inter alia, in Journal of Air & Space Law, Journal of Space Law, IATSBA, ND Law Rev., Air & Space Lawyer, American Public Media, Minnesota Public Radio. 2011 to present.) Presentation of same research locally, regionally, and nationally, 2011-present.
Study of Teaching and Learning in Aviation (Collegiate Aviation Review, University Aviation Association, 2011)
Air Law casebook Editor (Kendall-Hunt Publishing Co., 2009)
UND Aerobatic Team Faculty Advisor, 2009 to present. (7 consecutive national championships)
UND International Organization Advisor, 2012-present.
National Academies Transportation Research Board (committee member 2009-2012, peer reviewer, 2011- present)
International Air and Transportation Safety Bar Association member, 2008 to present.
UND Council on Sustainability Transportation Committee Chair, 2009-2012.
UND Conflict Resolution Center, Board of Directors, 2008-2014.
UND Honors Committee Chair, 2014 to present.
Multiple Aviation Department committees, 2008 to present.