peggy fersner

Peggy Fersner, PE
Adjunct Associate Professor


Office Location: Price Hall, Suite 112-n
Office Phone: (336)285-3126
Email: fersner@ncat.edu

Education:
MENGR, Civil Engineering, Clemson University, December 1982
BS, Civil Engineering, Virginia Tech, June 1974

Research Interests:
Professor Fersner’s research interests include geospatial integration into K-12 curriculums, height modernization efforts, and enhancement of distance learning courses.

Recent Projects:   
USDA       
Integration of GPS and GIS for the Enhancement of the Agricultural and         Biological Engineering Program, $200,000 Co-PI

NASA       
NASA Remote Sensing and GIS Project – Researcher, $100,000

FUTURES   
University and Community Partnership to Assess Health Promotion         Needs, Internal grant $10,000

FUTURES   
Campus-wide Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Geospatial         Technologies Program, Internal grant, $10,000

NOAA    
National Height Modernization Program (2008) – Co-PI Educational Workshops for the Dissemination of Information Concerning GPS in Support of NGS Height Modernization Initiative $75,000

NGA   
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (2008) – Co-PI The Enhancement of the Geospatial Capacity of the NC A&T Geomatics Program $140,000 (Grant was approved conditional to funds being made available)


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