Christopher Sorenson

A photo of Christopher Sorenson

Lecturer I

Technology and Professional Services Management



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  • M.S. Aeronautical Science, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

Professional Summary

August 2017 - present: Full-time Lecturer

Industry Experience

  • 20 years flying
  • 14 years flight and ground instruction
  • Director of Operations, Eagle Flight Centre (2009-2014)
  • 141 Chief Flight and Ground Instructor
  • Training Standards Manager, curriculum development - Eagle Flight Centre and EMU
  • Type Rate CE-500 (Citation II Series)
  • NAFI Master Flight Instructor

Courses Taught

  • AVMT 110 - Aircraft Maintenance I
  • AVFO 170 - Aviation Ground Instruction
  • AVFO 240 - Instrument Ground Instruction
  • AVFO 360 - Commercial Ground Instruction
  • AVFT 222 - Introduction to Automation in Aviation
  • AVFT 419 - High Airspeed Aerodynamics/High Altitude Flight

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
  • National Association of Flight Instructors
  • Michigan Business Aviation Association

Additional Information

Chris Sorenson is a full-time lecturer of Aviation at EMU.  He is a graduate of EMU's Flight Technology Aviation program and holds a Master of Aeronautical Science from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.  He served for a number of years in various positions at Eagle Flight Centre, including Chief Flight Instructor and Training Standards Manager.  He served as an adjunct faculty at EMU for many years and became a full-time in 2017.