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J. Mark Barker

J. Mark Barker

Senior Lecturer

Biography

2012-present
Senior Lecturer, Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

2003-2012
Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana Tech University

1998-2003
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana Tech University

1990-1998
Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University

1988-1990
Senior Engineer, Propulsion Group, General Dynamics - Fort Worth Division

1984-1988
Engineer, Model Test Group, General Dynamics - Fort Worth Division


Research

  • Engineering Education
  • Flow Diagnostics
  • Vortex Structures

Education

  • Ph.D., 1998, Clemson University
  • MSME, 1992, Clemson University
  • BSME, 1984, Louisiana Tech University

Professional Service

  • 2016 MABE Excellence in Teaching Award
  • Member, Tau Beta Pi, Pi Tau Sigma
  • Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Member, American Society for Engineering Education

Publications

Crittenden, K., Hall, D., Barker, M., Brackin, P., First-Year Design Experience: Assembling the "Big Picture" Through Innovative Product Design. American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition, June 2009.

Hall, D., Barker, M., Nelson, J., Living with the Lab: Update on the Second Year of Full Implementation for Over 400 First-Year Engineering Students, American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition, June 2009.

Hall, D.E., Barker, J.M., et. al., Living With The Lab:  A Curriculum to Prepare Freshman Students to Meet the Attributes of “The Engineer of 2020”, Proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, 2008.

Hall, D., Barker, M., Living with the Lab - Boosting Experiential Learning and Creativity in 1st Year Engineering Students, Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, 13 (1), 2007, 3-18.

Barker, J. M., Hall, D., Teaching Innovative Product Development Skills to Freshman Engineering Students, Proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference, Salt Lake City, 2004.

J. Mark Barker

Contact Information

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