Kurt G. Klavuhn, PhD

Assistant Professor

Professor Klavuhn has been a member of the Pitt-Johnstown faculty since August 2014. He is an Assistant Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Technology Department. 

Industrial Experience:

  • Nitsch Communications, LLC – Principal and Co-Founder
  • SpectraSensors, Inc. – Manager, Product Engineering
  • Johnson Controls/Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Lumenis, Inc. – Manager, Engineering Physics
  • Industrial and Scientific Lasers, Spectra-Physics Lasers

Degrees Held:

  • Ph.D. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering – University of Virginia
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology – University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

Professional Development:

  • Harvard Medical School advanced symposium on “Controversies and Conversations in Cutaneous Laser Surgery”
  • American Management Association course on “Project Management”
  • American Management Association course on “The Sale of Technical/Industrial Products”

Office:  206 Engineering and Science Building