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Department of Aeronautics

Faculty and Staff

 

Capt James GreshamCapt James Gresham

Instructor

EDUCATION:
MS, Aeronautical Engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2012
BS, Aeronautical Engineering, United States Air Force Academy, 2007

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE:
U.S. Air Force Academy, Instructor, 2012-Present, full time

NON-ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE:
F-16 Flight Test Engineer, 416 FLTS, Edwards AFB, CA, 2007-2010

CURRENT MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANZATIONS:
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
Sigma Gamma Tau (Aerospace Engineering Honor Society)

HONORS AND AWARDS:
Outstanding First Year Instructor, USAFA Dept of Aeronautics, 2012-2013
Company Grade Officer of the Quarter, USAFA Dept of Aeronautics, 4Q13
Company Grade Officer of the Quarter, USAFA Dept of Aeronautics, 2Q13
Company Grade Officer of the Quarter, USAFA Dept of Aeronautics, 3Q12
Flight Test Engineer of the Quarter, 416 FLTS, 3Q09
Company Grade Officer of the Quarter, 416 FLTS, 4Q08

SERVICE ACTIVITIES (inside/outside institution):
Class of 2015 SPIRE Leader, Officer Christian Fellowship
Officer-in-Charge, Cadet Model Engineering Club
Red Cross Volunteer, Black Forest Fire
Science Fair and STEM Competition Judging, Various

RECENT PRINCIPAL PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONS (within the last five years):
Gresham, J., “Optical Closed-Loop Control Tracking with Commercial Telescopes.”, Master’s Thesis, March 2012.

RECENT PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITES (within the last five years):
Solo Flight, progress towards Private Pilot’s License, 2013
Squadron Officer School (SOS), by correspondence, 2012
Defense Acquisition University, Program Management Level I, 2009
Defense Acquisition University, Test & Evaluation Level II, 2009

U.S. Air Force Academy, USAFA, CO 80840, (719) 333-1110 DSN: 333-1110, Updated: 21 Nov 14
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