George Turnbull

 

 

 

George Maxey Turnbull

1008 South Main Street

Danville, Virginia 24541

gturnbull@dcc.vccs.edu

(434) 797-8537

Fax # (434) 797-8511

Office: Hill 129-A

 

Faculty Rank: Associate Professor of Electrical/Electronic Technology

 

Education:

 

·         Diploma in Electronics – Danville Community College, 1975

·         Associate Degree in Liberal Arts – Danville Community College, 1978

·         Bachelor of Arts – University of Virginia, 1980

·         Graduate courses – Virginia, Tech, and the University of Virginia

 

Employment background:

 

30 years experience as an electronics technician.

27 years of teaching experience

 

Courses topics/ course numbers that I teach or have taught:

 

·         Basic electricity and electronics/ ELE 113, ELE 114, ETR 141, ETR 142

·         Electrical-Electronic Calculations/ELE 152, ELE 153, ELE 154

·         Electrical-Electronics applications/ ELE 123, ELE 124, ETR 124

·         Out-of-department technical mathematics/ MTH 103, MTH 104

·         Basic and advanced troubleshooting/ ETR 151, ETR 152

·         Electronic communications concepts/ETR 141

·         Display systems technology/ ETR 247

·         Digital fundamentals/ ETR 282

·         Microcontroller programming and interfacing/ ETR 295

·         Active analog devices and circuits/ ETR 255

·         Applied instrumentation/ ELE 201

·         Rotating machines/ Special training courses for industry

·         College success skills/ SDV 100

 

Hobbies and outside interests:

 

·         General aviation aircraft and flying (I’m a pilot and aircraft owner)

·         Hunting, fishing, boating and other outdoor activities

·         Guitars, amplifiers and other music equipment

·         Motorcycling

 

 

Links to program information:

 

Electrical/Electronics Technology

 http://www.dcc.vccs.edu/Departments/B&EIT/Electronics/Electonics.htm

 

Electrical/Electronic Equipment Servicing:

http://www.dcc.vccs.edu/Departments/B&EIT/diplomaPrograms/ElecEquipment.htm

 

Certificate in Electrical or Electronic Principles: 

http:http://www.dcc.vccs.edu/Departments/B&EIT/certificatePrograms/IndustrialElecPrinciples.htm

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