John Estell

John K. Estell, Ph.D., is Professor of Computer Engineering and Computer Science at Ohio Northern University, where he teaches first-year programming and user interface design courses. He currently serves ABET as Chair of the Accreditation Council Training Committee’s Program Evaluator Training Subcommittee and as a Commissioner on the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC); he has previously served as a member of the CAC Executive Committee, as Co-Chair of the CAC Training Committee, and as a program evaluator for computer science and computer engineering programs. He is known for his research in streamlining student outcomes assessment processes through developing such methodologies as the Faculty Course Assessment Report (FCAR) and vector-based performance indicator heuristics. Estell is also a member of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Board of Directors and serves as Chair of Professional Interest Council III. In 2016 he was elected as a Fellow of ASEE in recognition of the breadth, richness, and quality of his contributions to the betterment of engineering education. Estell earned his BS in computer science and engineering degree from The University of Toledo and both his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.