Charlie Edmonson

Contact Information

Charlie Edmonson

Professor; Coordinator of Engineering Technology Programs

  • Full-Time Faculty


Selected Publications

  • Edmonson, C.P. Forthcoming. Facilities Design, The Handbook of Technology Management. New Jersey: Wiley.
  • Edmonson, C.P. 2008. A method of pacing on-line courses: Blending asynchronous assessments and recorded lectures with synchronous lectures. Annual ASEE Conference.
  • Edmonson, C.P., and D.C. Summers. 2007. Integrating teamwork across the curriculum. Annual ASEE Conference.
  • Summers, D.C., and C.P. Edmonson. 2006. Creating cultural understanding in engineering technology curricula. Annual ASEE Conference.
  • Edmonson, C.P., and D.C. Summers. 2005. Structuring a project management course to develop team skills. Annual ASEE Conference.
  • Edmonson, C.P., and S. Segalewitz. 2005. A blended online engineering technology course using web conferencing technology. Annual ASEE Conference.
  • Edmonson, C.P., and D.C. Summers. 2004. Using project management skills to improve the outcome of student projects. Annual ASEE Conference.

Honors and Awards

  • 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

  • Work Measurement
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Industrial Economic Analysis
  • Facilities Layout Design
  • Cost Estimating


  • 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
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers, Treasurer, Dayton Chapter
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers, University of Dayton Student Chapter Advisor

Research Interests

  • Facilities layout and planning
  • Productivity improvement
  • Distance and online learning