John Cockman

Education:

  • Ed.D,  Physics Education Research,  Appalachian State University
  • M.S.,  Engineering Physics,  Appalachian State University
  • B.S.,  Electronic Engineering Technology, Appalachian State University

Teaching Specialties: 

  • Construction Technology
  • Sound Recording, Acoustics and Harmonics
  • General and Analytical Physics
  • Electronics Engineering

Professional Affiliations or Organizations:

  • American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)
  • Physics Instructional Resource Association (PIRA)
  • Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Honor Society
  • National Association of Realtors (NAR)

Publications: 

  • Cockman, J. (2010). A ‘Quickguide’ to inquiry-based physics laboratory reform. Doctoral dissertation, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC.
  • Cockman, J. (2010). Diagnosing Course Diagnostics. Poster session presented at the Winter meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers, Washington, DC.
  • Cockman, J. and Allen, P. (2009). The RIPL effect on learning gains in lecture. Physics Education Research Conference 2009, Part of the PER Conference series (pp. 73-76). Melville, NY: American Institute of Physics.
  • Cockman, J. (2009). Appalachian State’s Redesigned Introductory Physics Lab Project. Poster session presented at the Winter meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers, Washington, DC.
  • Cockman, J. (2003). An improved vacuum bazooka, The Physics Teacher 41(4) p. 246-247. Cockman, J. (2002). A bright color mixer, The Physics Teacher, 40(9), p. 553.

Courses Taught: 

  • PHY 1103 General Physics I
  • PHY 1104 General Physics II
  • PHY 1150 Analytical Physics I
  • PHY 1151 Analytical Physics II
  • PHY 1812 Sound and Recording
  • PHY 1814 Acoustics and Harmonics
  • PHY 5540 Teaching Introductory Physics Lab
  • TEC 1023 Introduction to Electronics
  • TEC 1708 Construction Methods
Title: Lecturer
Department: Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-8220

Office address
Katherine Harper Hall Rm 06