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Kolmos, John

Kolmos, John

Assistant Professor

Business and Economics

Phone: 718-262-2500
Office Location: AC-2B06

Dr. John Kolmos is Assistant Professor of Aviation of the CUNY Aviation Institute at York College. He has received his doctoral degree from Capella University of Minnesota in Educational Psychology with a concentration in Evaluation and Measurement graduating with distinction. After publication of his dissertation on how older adults learn new and or advanced technologies he was asked to present at Capella Psychology Conference March of 2017.He is a certficated Airline Transport Pilot, Flight Instructor, Dispatcher and Advanced Ground Instructor.

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PhD Capella University Educational Psychology 2017 
MS Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Aeronautical Science 2012 
BS Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Professional Pilot 2009 

Areas of Expertise

  • Aviation
  • Psychology

Publications in Field Of Expertise




Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances

Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

  • Online Teaching Essentials (OTE) York College: Summer 2021.
  • ACUE Effective Teaching Practices: Cohort C: Fall 2021-Spring 2022 York College.

Offices Held In Professional Societies

  • University Aviation Association Safety Committee: 02/16 to present.
  • Board Member Cradle of Aviation Museum: 02/2015 to present.

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

  • Major Civil Air Patrol Assistant Standards and Eval Officer Rhode Island Wing: 09/2022-Present.
  • Major Civil Air Patrol Assistant Standards and Eval Officer New York Wing: 02/2014-Present.
  • Lead Representative FAA Safety Team: 06/2006-Present.
  • IFR Club Coordinator Farmingdale Airport: 08/2010-Present.