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Marc O'Brien

Senior Lecturer
Faculty, POLY Campus, Mailcode 2880
Biography

Marc O'Brien is a senior lecturer, chief ground instructor and the program chair of aeronautical management technology in the Polytechnic School Aviation Program at Arizona State University.

O'Brien holds F.A.A. Airline Transport Pilot and Certified Flight Instructor-Gold Seal certificates. He was a line pilot for USAir Express, a regional air carrier flying in the northeast United States. Prior to his airline experience, Mr. O'Brien was employed by American Trans Air as a flight instructor and finished his tenure as the company's assistant chief instructor.

In addition to teaching aviation classes, O'Brien is the chief instructor for ASU's F.A.A.-approved ground courses, supervisor of the department's P.S.I. LaserGrade F.A.A. Testing Center, and faculty advisor for A.S.U.'s Alpha Eta Rho aviation fraternity chapter.

Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 214Commercial Pilot Ground School
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
AMT 488Regional Jet Aircraft Sys II
AMT 493Honors Thesis
AMT 592Research
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-TPSThe ASU Experience
AMT 182Private Pilot Ground School
AMT 214Commercial Pilot Ground School
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
AMT 484Internship
AMT 488Regional Jet Aircraft Sys II
AMT 489Airline Administration
AMT 492Honors Directed Study
AMT 584Internship
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 308Air Transportation
AMT 484Internship
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 214Commercial Pilot Ground School
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
AMT 488Regional Jet Aircraft Sys II
AMT 493Honors Thesis
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 182Private Pilot Ground School
AMT 214Commercial Pilot Ground School
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
AMT 488Regional Jet Aircraft Sys II
AMT 492Honors Directed Study
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 308Air Transportation
AMT 595Continuing Registration
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 214Commercial Pilot Ground School
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-TPSThe ASU Experience
AMT 182Private Pilot Ground School
AMT 214Commercial Pilot Ground School
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
AMT 488Regional Jet Aircraft Sys II
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 308Air Transportation
AMT 595Continuing Registration
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 214Commercial Pilot Ground School
AMT 220Aviation Meteorology
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
AMT 396Aviation Professional
AMT 486Regional Jet Aircraft Systems
AMT 488Regional Jet Aircraft Sys II
AMT 490Regional Jet Operatns Capstone
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 182Private Pilot Ground School
AMT 214Commercial/Instr Ground Sch I
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
AMT 490Regional Jet Operatns Capstone
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 308Air Transportation
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 214Commercial/Instr Ground Sch I
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 182Private Pilot Ground School
AMT 214Commercial/Instr Ground Sch I
AMT 285Flight Instr Ground School
AMT 286Multiengine Pilot Ground Schl
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
AMT 308Air Transportation