The Department of Aviation Technology's educational mission focuses on the preparation of graduates for challenging and rewarding careers in the aviation industry. Purdue University offers a diverse, internationally recognized aviation education program at a world class teaching and research institution. The department serves approximately 610 students on the West Lafayette Campus and 95 students at the Indianapolis Statewide Technology location. The department has 33 full-time faculty and is an active participant in the graduate program of the College of Technology.
The Aviation Technology Faculty and Staff Series includes journal articles, conference papers, and reviewed abstracts of posters and presentations from both faculty and staff from the Aviation Technology program at Purdue University.
Submissions from 2016
An Exploratory Study: Correlations Between Occupational Stressors, Coping Mechanisms, and Job Performance Among Chinese Aviation Maintenance Technicians, Yu Wang, Julius C. Keller, Chenyu Huang, and Richard O. Fanjoy
Submissions from 2013
Evaluation of the US Airline Industry: The Airline Quality Rating 2012, Brent D. Bowen and Dean E. Headley
Development of a Model of Airline Consumer Satisfaction, Erin E. Bowen, Brent D. Bowen, and Dean E. Headley
Flight Skill Proficiency Issues in Instrument Approach Accidents, Richard O. Fanjoy and Julius C. Keller
Submissions from 2012
An Innovative Leadership Effectiveness Measure: Applied Analytic Indicators of High-Consequence Industry Performance, Brent D. Bowen, Erin E. Bowen, Dean E. Headley, Hatice Küçükönal, and Clay Wildt
Perceptions of Industry Change: Decadal Comparative Analysis of Consumer Satisfaction, Brent D. Bowen, Erin E. Bowen, Dean E. Headley, and Edward Sabin
Able Flight at Purdue: Opportunities in Technology, Erin E. Bowen, Jennifer Kirschner, Scott R. Winter, Kevin Crombie, and Bernard Wulle
Advancing a qualitative-based research construct: Methods and applications, Chien-tsung Lu, Jennifer Kirschner, Brent D. Bowen, and Erin E. Bowen
Submissions from 2011
The Digital Migration of Research Dissemination in Aviation Psychology Disciplines, Brent D. Bowen, Erin E. Bowen, Henry R. Lehrer Ph.D., John H. Mott, Charles Watkinson, Mark P. Newton, and Jennifer Kirschner