Randy Peters, Ph.D.

Interim Chair, Department of Applied Engineering & Technology Management



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ASE Master Automobile Technician - 15 years National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence certified in the following areas:

  • Engine Repair
  • Engine Performance
  • Brakes
  • Heating and Air Conditioning
  • Suspension and Steering
  • Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • Automatic Transmissions
  • Manual Drive Trains
  • Electrical/Electronic Systems
Medium Duty Trucks
  • Gas Engines
  • Suspension and Steering
  • Heating/Ventilation/Air-Conditioning
  • Preventative Maintenance Inspection
  • Brakes
All Vehicles
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Refrigerant Recovery

Special Projects

Strategic Human Resource Development Project study for local dealership, including developing organizational structures, bonus pay plans and incentives, necessary job descriptions, and orientation training

Recruiting analysis for two year automotive program including effectiveness and timeliness of recruiting efforts

Professional Background

Dr. Randy Peters has over fifteen years of experience in the automotive service industry. An ASE Master Technician for over twelve years, Randy has held such positions as drivability technician, general line technician, parts specialists, parts manager, shop foreman, body-shop manager, computer systems administrator, and fixed-operations director. Since 1984, he has logged well over 1000 hours in technical and managerial training. These experiences combined with his studies in curriculum theory and design allow him to bring meaningful real life experiences into the classroom providing students the best possible integration of theory and practical application.

Dr. Randy Peters

 Randy Peters, Ph.D.

Myers Technology Center
Room TC201C

E-mail: Randy.Peters@indstate.edu
Phone: (812) 237-4962