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Dr. Jonathan R.A. Maier

Dr. Jonathan R.A. Maier Senior Lecturer
Digital and Special Classes Coordinator

General Engineering
110 Holtzendorff Hall, Clemson University
Clemson, SC 29634

Phone: (864) 656-2542
Email:  jmaier@clemson.edu

Courses Taught

  • ENGR 1020 - (regular and Honors) - Introduction to engineering, problem solving, analysis using Excel
  • ENGR 1410 - (regular and Honors) - Engineering problem solving using Matlab
  • ENGR 1900/2900 - Creative Inquiry research
  • ENGR 2080 - Engineering graphics using Solidworks
  • ENGR 2210 - Technology, Culture, and Design
  • HON 2060 - Autonomous Vehicles: Promise and Peril

 

Meet Dr. Maier

Education

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University (2005)
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University (2000)
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (1999)

Experience

  • Lecturer / Senior Lecturer - Clemson University General Engineering Program
  • Research Associate - Clemson University Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Principal - Maier Design Works

Research Interests/Expertise

  • Design Theory and Methodology
  • Affordance Based Design
  • Product Family Design
  • Requirements Modeling
  • Product Innovation
  • Architectural Theory

Certifications & Licenses

  • Certified Solidworks Associate
  • FCC Radiotelephone (Broadcast) Permit
  • SC General Contractor, class 4

Professional Activities

  • Member, Design Society
  • Member, ASME - American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Member, PDMA - Product Development Management Association
  • Member, Sigma Xi - Scientific Research Society
  • Member, Pi Tau Sigma - Mechanical Engineering Honor Society
  • Frequent reviewer for journals and conferences including Design Studies, Research in Engineering Design, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME Design Engineering and Technical Conferences (DETC), International Conference on Engineering Design (ICED)

*Hobbies & Fun Facts

  • Amateur Photographer
  • Animal Rescue Volunteer