Dr. Christina Hiers

Assistant Professor

Dr. Christina Hiers
(615) 904-8370
Room S234, Business & Aerospace Building (BAS)
MTSU Box 67, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Departments/Programs

Degree Information

  • M.B.A., Northcentral University (2010)
  • B.S., Middle Tennessee State University (2008)

Biography

Dr. Hiers is an assistant professor in the Aerospace Administration concentration. She has more than eight years of experience in General Aviation, FBO Management, Airport Management, Airport Planning, and Airport Design. Dr. Hiers is a MTSU Aerospace Administration Alum, Master of Business Administration, and a Doctor of Business Administration. She teaches FBO Management, Airport Management, Airport Planning and Design, and Introduction to Aerospace, Aviation Laws and Regulations, Flight Sa...

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Dr. Hiers is an assistant professor in the Aerospace Administration concentration. She has more than eight years of experience in General Aviation, FBO Management, Airport Management, Airport Planning, and Airport Design. Dr. Hiers is a MTSU Aerospace Administration Alum, Master of Business Administration, and a Doctor of Business Administration. She teaches FBO Management, Airport Management, Airport Planning and Design, and Introduction to Aerospace, Aviation Laws and Regulations, Flight Safety, Aviation Weather, and Introduction to Transportation Systems.

 

She is the Faculty Advisor for the AAAE Student Organization, Future Airport Executives (FAE) and Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP). Dr. Hiers is also President of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 1326.

 

Her research interests include alternative energy sources for aviation, wildlife mitigation at airports, and aircraft noise reduction at general aviation airports. Her primary research platform is sustainability in the aviation industry.

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