John Marselus, D.Min.

Professor of Aviation Science
Department Chair, Aviation Science

Office Phone: 951-552-8188
Office Location: Flight Operations Center, ARPT 202
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Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
D.Min. Ministry Liberty Theological Seminary 2015
M.Div. Divinity Liberty University 2007
M.S. Strategic Studies Air University 2004
M.A. Religion Liberty Theological Seminary 1996
B.S. Aeronautical Engineering United States Air Force Academy 1985
  • Additional Education

    Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, AL
    Canadian Forces College, Intermediate Service School, Toronto, ON
    Safety Officer School, University of Southern California, CA
    JPME Phase II, Joint Forces Staff College, VA
    Joint Command and Control Course, Hurlburt Field, FL
    Instructor Pilot, A-10A and F-15E

  • Courses Taught

    Aviation Safety
    Introduction to Unmanned Aerial Systems
    Unmanned Aerial System Designs and Applications

  • Teaching Experience

    Liberty University, School of Aeronautics, 2010-2015
    San Diego Christian College, 2015-2018

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    "Who Pushes the Pickle Button?", Center for Strategy and Technology, Air War College, Air University

  • Personal Philosophy

    Ephesians 2:8-9 For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.