John D. Kelly - Qualifications and Credentials

 

John D. Kelly in the TE-218 Shop

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Education:

  • 1998 - Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Weber State University
  • 1993 - Bachelor of Science in Electronic Engineering Technology - Weber State University
  • 1991 - Associate of Applied Science in Automotive Service - GM ASEP - Weber State University
  • 1990 - Associate of Applied Science in Electronic Technology - Weber State University
  • 1980 - Graduate of Box Elder High School - Brigham City, Utah; Howard H. Gittens, Auto Shop Teacher

Certifications:

  • ASE Master Automobile Technician Certification (1988–today), expires 12-31-2018
  • ASE A9 Light Vehicle Diesel Certification (2009 - today), expires 06-30-2019
  • ASE L1 Advanced Engine Performance Specialist Certification (1994–today), expires 06-30-2019
  • ASE L2 Electronic Diesel Engine Diagnosis Specialist (2009–today), expires 12-30-2019
  • ASE L3 Light Duty Hybrid/Electric Vehicles (2015–today), expires 06-30-2020
  • ASE F1 Light Vehicle Compressed Natural Gas Certification (2010–today), expires 12-30-2019
  • ASE G1 Maintenance and Light Repair Certification (2013–today), expires 12-31-2018
  • ASE Certified for 35 Years (1983-today)
  • S/P2 Shop Safety and Pollution Prevention certifications (2006-today)
  • General Motors World Class Master Technician Certification (2002–today)
  • Toyota Certified Master Level Technician (2009–2017)
  • Toyota Certified TTEN Instructor in Chassis, Drivetrain, Electrical, Engine and Hybrid (2012–2017)
  • Chrysler Level 3 certifications in Automatic Transmissions, Drivetrain, Chassis, Core, Diesel, and Climate Control Systems
  • Honda Master Technician Certification and Civic Natural Gas Vehicles Certification  
  • EPA Clean Air Act - Section 609 Refrigerant Handling Certification (1991–today)
  • Hybrid-Electric Vehicle Training Certifications from:
    • Chrysler Two-mode (2008), Pacifica Plug-in Hybrid (2017-today)
    • Ford Focus, Escape, Fusion (2006–today)
    • General Motors Two-Mode, BAS, E-Assist, Volt 1 and 2, Malibu Hybrid, Bolt EV (2008–today)
    • Honda Insight, Civic, Accord and CRZ (2000–today)
    • Toyota Prius Family, Camry HV, Highlander HV, Avalon HV, RAV4 HV (2001–today)
  • Electric Vehicle (EV) Training Certification - Fully trained on the Chevrolet Volts from the General Motors Training Center, Burbank and Glendale, CA (2011–today)

Background:

39 years in the automotive industry

  • 2014–today - Professor in the Automotive Technology Department at Weber State University
  • 2010–2015 - Program Manager of the Automotive Technology Department at Weber State University
  • 2009–2014 - Associate Professor in the Automotive Technology Department at Weber State University
  • 2006–2010 - Chairman of the Automotive Technology Department at Weber State University
  • 2005–2006 - Manager of the Automotive Technology Program at Weber State University
  • 2004–2009 - Assistant Professor in the Automotive Technology Program at Weber State University
  • 1991–2004 - 13 years as an instructor at the General Motors Training Center at Weber State University
  • 1989–1991 - Adjunct Instructor for the Automotive Program at Weber State University
  • 1979–1991 - 12 years as an automobile technician working for independent repair shops (George's Goodyear Tires and Parson's Texaco) and various General Motors Dealerships (Hansen Motor Company, Freeway Oldsmobile-Cadillac, and John Watson Chevrolet in Utah; Hagen Chevrolet in San Diego, California)

 Memberships/Affiliations:

  • Member of Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE International) (2002–today)
  • Member of the Utah Clean Cities Coalition Electric Vehicle Task Force (2013–2016)
  • Member of the Utah Clean Cities Coalition Technical Advisory Committee (2012–2016)
  • Member of the Weber State University Parking Committee (2010–2016)
  • Member of the Weber State University Faculty Senate (2007–2010)
  • Member of the Weber State University Academic Resources and Computing Committee (ARCC) (2007–2008)
  • Advisory Committee member of the Job Corps automotive program - Clearfield, UT (2007–2015)
  • Member of and Certified Test Proctor for the Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Association (ATRA)
  • Member of and Certified Test Proctor for the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS)

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