Dr. Michael E. Kennedy
- Visiting Professor - Engineering Technology
- Department: Applied Engineering and Technology
- Office: Whalin 220
- Mailing Address: 220 Whalin Technology Complex
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Expert Areas: Engineering Technology Management
Michael Kennedy prepares his students for their industry careers by integrating industry practices and management elements into his classrooms. A mechanical engineer by training, he joined EKU in Fall 2018, following a 20+ year industry career as product developer, process creator and senior manager.
At Lexmark International, Dr. Kennedy created, designed and delivered complex, software-controlled, electro-mechanical products and devices. As a Senior Manager, he led and developed global, cross-functional teams (70+ global staff) through all aspects of product development, design, manufacturing and customer use. In other roles, he built new processes in product realization, evaluation and testing, quality, manufacturing, organizational skills development and customer experience.
He has been a supportive and long-term contributor to engineering education, having served on two department advisory boards, speaking to classes and sponsoring more than 50 senior capstone projects over a decade.
Dr. Kennedy earned a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and was utilized extensively in a book that he co-authored with his professor, Superior Product Development: Managing the Process for Innovative Products. He also attained M.S.M.E. and B.S.M.E. from Tennessee.
AEM 407 - Fundamentals of Project Management
AEM 408 - Human Resource Development
AEM 802 - Productivity Assessment and Analysis
|AEM 202||Introduction to Quality||TR 9:30am-10:45am||Whalin Complex 340||Fall 2023|
|AEM 407||Fundamentals of Project Mgmt||TR 3:30pm-4:45pm||Whalin Complex 205||Fall 2023|
|AEM 408||Human Resource Development||TR 12:30pm-1:45pm||Whalin Complex 205||Fall 2023|
|AEM 467||Comp Exam for BS in ETM||Fall 2023|
|AEM 804||Project Management||M 11:15am-12:05pm||Whalin Complex 306||Fall 2023|
|AEM 804||Project Management||Internet Classes||Fall 2023|
|AEM 820||Tech Mgmt Proposal||Internet Classes||Fall 2023|
|AEM 820||Tech Mgmt Proposal||Fall 2023|
|AEM 821||Tech Mgmt Project||Fall 2023|
|GRD 868B||MS Ind Tech Oral Comp Exam||Fall 2023|