Charlie Edmonson


Full-Time Faculty


Email: Charlie Edmonson
Phone: 937-229-2853
Kettering Laboratories Room 341


Selected Publications

  • Edmonson, C.P., Integrating Business Process Simulation Software into a Facilities Layout Course, Annual ASEE
    Conference, 2012
  • Edmonson, C.P., Facilities Design, The Handbook of Technology Management, New Jersey: Wiley, 2010
  • Edmonson, C.P., A Method of Pacing On-line Courses: Blending Asynchronous Assessments and Recorded Lectures with Synchronous Lectures , Annual ASEE Conference, 2008
  • Edmonson, C. P., and Summers, D.C., Integrating teamwork Across the Curriculum, Annual ASEE Conference, 2007
  • Summers, D.C., and Edmonson, C.P., Creating Cultural Understanding in Engineering Technology Curricula, Annual ASEE Conference, 2006
  • Edmonson, C.P., and Summers, D.C., Structuring a Project Management Course to Develop Team Skills, Annual ASEE Conference, 2005
  • Edmonson, C.P., and Segalewitz, S., A Blended Online Engineering Technology Course Using Web Conferencing
    Technology, Annual ASEE Conference, 2005
  • Edmonson, C.P and Summers, D.C., Using Project Management Skills to Improve the Outcome of Student Projects, Annual ASEE Conference, 2004
  • Edmonson, C. P., and Summers, D.C., Distance Learning: Things to be Aware of or Wary of When Combining a Resident Course With a Distance Learning Course, Annual ASEE Conference, 2003
  • Blust, B., and Edmonson C., Increasing Diversity Within the Field of Engineering: Closing the Minority Gap, Annual ASEE Conference, 2001
  • Edmonson, C., and Untener, J., A Study of Engineering Technology Graduates, Annual ASEE Conference, 1998

Honors and Awards

  • School of Engineering Vision Award
  • KEEN Fellow
  • Ohio Magazine Excellence in Education Award
  • Epsilon Delta Tau Professor of the Year.
  • Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers
  • Lexington Who’s Who
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers, Dayton Chapter, President’s Award
  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Man of the Year
  • Honorary Member of Tau Alpha Pi, National Engineering Technology Honor Society

Courses Taught

  • IET-230 Work Measurement
  • IET-316 Quantitative Analysis
  • IET-317 Industrial Economic and Financial Analysis
  • IET-323 Project Management
  • IET-332 Facilities Layout Design
  • IET-408 Lean Management
  • IET-418 Cost Estimating and Control
  • IET-435 Human Factors


  • Public Administration, Nova University, ABD
  • M.S., Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1968
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Tennessee State University, 1964

Professional Activities

  • Journal of Engineering Technology, Subscription Editor, Manuscript Editor, Production Editor, Editor-in-Chief
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers, Treasurer, Programs Vice president, Dayton Chapter
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers, UD Student Chapter Advisor
  • American Society for Engineering Education, member
  • Project Management Institute, member
  • Applied Ergonomics Society, member
  • Professional Order of Engineering Technology, founding member of the UD Chapter

Research Interests

  • Distance and Online Learning
  • Lean Management