Speaker: Kory Goldammer, PhD, Lead Faculty in Engineering Technology, Richland College
Come share in an afternoon of discussion at the The Richland College TEAM (Technology, Engineering, and Advanced Manufacturing) Center. Since January 2016, its programs enable students to receive Associate of Science and Associate of Applied Science degrees. Depending on their chosen degree plan, students may either join the workforce or pursue a bachelor's degree after receiving their Associate's Degree. Dr. Kory Goldammer will discuss the TEAM Center facility, equipment, employer partners, staff, and degree plans available for students.
About the speaker:
Dr. Kory J. Goldammer, who came to Richland College in the Fall of 2010, holds a doctorate in physics and a master?s degree in engineering physics from the University of Oklahoma. He also holds a bachelor?s degree in engineering physics from Augustana College in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Dr. Goldammer worked for 12 years in the semiconductor industry, filling roles in companies ranging from startups to Fortune 500 corporations, and was an independent consultant in the semiconductor industry for two years. During that time, he worked with most of the largest semiconductor corporations in the world, but he always had a desire to teach.
He also served as a graduate research assistant in the University of Oklahoma?s Molecular Beam Epitaxy Lab, assisting in the construction of the $1 million lab from the ground up and performing research and tests leading to the creation of the highest room-temperature electron mobility structures ever measured at the university.