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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

AMS Faculty & Staff - Daniel Jackson

Dr. Daniel Jackson

Dr. Daniel Jackson

Associate Professor

Office:  Environmental Science & Tech 223
Phone:  270-745-5955


Dan Jackson is an Associate Professor in Architectural and Manufacturing Sciences with 30 plus years of teaching and research experience in manufacturing operations and design, quality assurance and control, energy, and graduate courses. He has been awarded two senior Fulbrights; one to the University of Moratuwa in Sri Lanka, and the other to the Polytechnic University in Tirana, Albania. He has completed six independent teaching contracts throughout Korea and China.  His was most recently involved in the study abroad program to Reutlingen University in Reutlingen, Germany.

PhD (1987) in Industrial Education from Iowa State University
MS (1984) in Industrial Technology from the University of North Dakota
BS (1982) in Industrial Technology from Western Kentucky University

Professional Experience

Western Kentucky University (1991 - present)

California State University San Bernardino (1988 - 1991)

Kearney State College (1986 – 1988)

Iowa State University graduate assistant (1984 – 1986)

University of North Dakota graduate assistant (1982 – 1984)


AMS 163: Architectural Drafting

AMS 365: Systems Design and Operation

AMS 371: Quality Assurance

AMS 430: Technology Management team Building

AMS 510: Emerging Technology

AMS 520: Resource Management

AMS 571: Research Methods in Technology Management

AMS 580: Six Sigma Quality

AMS 599: Thesis Research and Writing

AMS 630: Legal Issues in Technology

AMS 655: Project Management

AMS 671: Quality Management

AMS 690: Graduate Project

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