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Mr. John Ireton

  • Position:  Instructor
  • Department:  Mechanical Engineering
  • Office Location:  FWB - Building 2, Room 252
  • Campus: 8503146931


Mr. John Ireton holds a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. He worked in private industry for over twenty years prior to joining the faculty of the University of West Florida, most recently working for Pall Corporation for over nineteen years. Mr. Ireton completed capital manufacturing equipment projects in multiple locations around the globe, sometimes spending extended periods overseas. He specializes in heat and mass transfer design and frequently built significant buildings and utilities to service the process equipment installations. He has been licensed as a Professional Engineer (PE) by the State of Florida since 2001.

Degrees & Institutions:

M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, GA
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University, GA

Current Courses:

  • Machine Design
  • Thermal Fluid Systems II Lab
  • Sophomore Engineering Design I
  • Sophomore Engineering Design II
  • Junior Engineering Design I
  • Junior Engineering Design II

Classes Taught:

    • Engineering Statistics
    • Junior Engineering Design I
    • Mechanics of Materials Lab

Keywords: root cause analysis, SPC, lean manufacturing, FMEA, manufacturing, process engineering, six sigma, quality system, continuous improvement, polymers, FDA, ISO, DMAIC, design of experiments, engineering, mechanical engineering