John Bean

Assistant Professor
Office: ENGR 330D
Phone: 907-786-1972


M.S. Civil Engineering, University of Connecticut, 1987
B.S. Civil Engineering, Summa Cum Laude, University of New Hampshire, 1983

Career History

 Professional Registration and Certifications

· Licensed Professional Engineer, No. 6531, State of Maine

- Geographical Information Systems Professional (GISP)

 -Formerly Authorized ESRI GIS Instructor

 -Wildland Firefighter – Red Card


Other Teaching Experience

Associate Professor, Paul Smith's College, Paul Smiths, NY August 2002-July 2009

Department Chair and Assistant Professor – Engineering Tech. – CCSU, New Britain, CT, May 2001 to August 2002

Assistant Professor – Engineering Tech. – CCSU, New Britain, CT, January 1991 to May 2001

Full-Time Lecturer – Civil Engineering - University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, January 1990 to December 1990

Adjunct Professor – Civil Technology/ Surveying - Thames Valley State Technical College, Norwich, CT, December 1988 to May 1990

Adjunct Professor - University of New Haven, New Haven, CT, January 1989 to April 1989

Instructor - BASIC Programming - Norwich Adult Education Program, Norwich, CT, January 1985 to December 1985

Instructor - BASIC Programming - Concord Adult Education Program, Concord, NH, January 1983 to June 1983


Surveying and Engineering Experience Summary

· Twenty-six years experience teaching surveying, GIS and engineering at the college level

· Approximately ten years of engineering experience

· Approximately six years of surveying and GIS experience

· Served twice as President of the Geographic and Land Information Society of ACSM

· Served as Chair of Alaska Surveying & Mapping Conference, 2012

Full-time Industrial Experience

GIS Manager- HDL Engineering, Anchorage, AK 2013-2015

Senior Engineer - General Dynamics/Electric Boat Division, Groton, CT, 1983-1990

Staff Engineer - Town Engineer's Office, Hudson, NH, Summer,1982

Surveyor - Survey Field Services, Epson, NH, Summer 1981

Engineering Technician I (Survey) - New Hampshire DOT, Concord, NH, Summer 1990, 1978 to 1980


Consulting Work

Project Manager, GIS development for Sun'Aq Tribe, Kodiak 2012-2014

Project Manager, GIS development for Fishers Island Utility Company - 1997 to 2000

Supervisor, GIS editing and address matching for the Metropolitan District Commission - 1997 to 2002

Advisor, GPS control proposal development, Windham Surveyor Consortium -1998

Advisor, GPS control project, Healy Surveying – 1996

Structural Engineer - AMI Research, Inc., New London, CT - 1991

Site Design Engineer - Camp Land Surveyors, Norwich, CT – 1990