Kevin High

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Kevin High
Associate Professor
(269) 964-5132 or (269) 387-0682
(269) 964-6473
Mailing address: 
College of Aviation
Western Michigan University
237 Helmer Road N
Battle Creek MI 49037-7917 USA

Kevin High earned a Bachelor of Science in aviation technology from Purdue University and went on to earn a Master of Arts in management from Webster University. High is an FAA certified airframe and powerplant mechanic who also holds a private pilot certificate. Before joining Western Michigan University's faculty in 2000, High worked at Vincennes University as an aviation maintenance technology coordinator. While at Vincennes University, High participated in designing and writing a new FAA Part 147 aviation maintenance curriculum.

High also taught aviation maintenance classes, and advised students on their career paths. Prior to working at Vincennes, High spent 12 years working with aircraft turbine engines in the manufacturing and airline industry. High will be teaching reciprocating engine overhaul (AVS 360) and aircraft turbine engines and systems (AVS 464).