Title: Associate Professor of Engineering
Teaching Focus: Electrical Engineering
Education: B.S. Missouri University of Science and Technology. Electrical Engineering M.S. Air Force Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering Ph.D. University of Kansas. Electrical Engineering
Dr. Akers is a native of Eminence, MO, and joined the College in the Fall of 2016 after retiring from the U.S. Air Force. He is a radar and survivability expert with over 20 years of experience in research, development, and testing of military systems, including four years of teaching and research experience at the Air Force Institute of Technology. Dr. Akers has 17 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) published journal and conference papers.