Michael J. Cauley

Michael J. CauleyAssociate Professor of Engineering Technology

Office: 112-C Jacobetti Complex
Phone: 906-227-1576
E-mail: mcauley@nmu.edu


Biographical Profile

Michael Cauley has been with NMU for 40 years and currently teaches CAD. He has also worked as a drafter for Ford Motor Company and as a designer for GM Fisher Body. 

Professor Cauley believes that students in Engineering Technology benefit from studying with the current CAD software.  He also finds it helpful to students that the same teacher instructs lecture as well as lab. NMU’s faculty members are knowledgeable both in and out of the classroom and create a hands-on environment where teamwork is fostered.

Courses Taught

DD 100: Technical Drafting with Introduction to CAD
DD 102: Engineering Graphics
DD 103: Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
DD 105: Schematic/Diagram Drafting
DD 202: Product Design and Development
DD 203: Industrial Drawing and Design


  • B.S., M.A., Central Michigan University
  • Ed.D., University of Northern Colorado