Biography

Dr. Brueckner received his Ph.D. in Physics from Montana State University, Bozeman MT in 1997 where he later spent one year (1997-1998) as an adjunct instructor. He spent one year (1998-1999) as a visiting assistant professor in the Department of Physics at the University of the Virgin Islands, the land grant university in the United States Virgin Islands.  The next three years (1999-2000) he was a visiting assistant professor in the Department of Physics at the University of
Vermont before joining UCF in 2002 where he is a Lecturer.

Publications

  1. Thomas Brueckner, “Are Students Learning to Think?” 2013 UCF Summer Faculty Development Conference, Communication for Academic, Professional and Civic Engagement (May 8, 2013)
  2. Thomas Brueckner and “Tips and Tricks: Getting the Most Out of Webcourses@UCF”  2011 UCF Summer Faculty Development Conference, Ethics, Access and Excellence: The Faculty Challenge (May 4, 2011)
  3. Thomas J. Brueckner and Karla M. Kitalong, “Sentences about Science: Implementing and Assessing a Writing Model for Distance Learners in Undergraduate Physics” Caribbean Journal of Education. (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2008).
  4. Thomas Brueckner, “Classroom Performance System for New Faculty” UCF Faculty Focus, 6, 9 (August 2007)

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