Carl O. Peterson

Assistant Professor of Technology and Occupational Sciences

Office: 140-B Jacobetti Complex
Phone: 906-227-1532

Biographical Profile

Carl Peterson has been with Northern Michigan University for 28 years and has been teaching for the past 15. Professor Peterson has 10 years of experience welding and fabricating in the ship and building and construction industries and has been trained in welding, rigging, forklift operation and safety and boom crane operation and safety. 

Courses Taught

WD 140: Intro to Welding
WD 243: Advanced Welding
WD 244: Welding Inspection
WD 147: Construction Rigging and Equipment Installation
IM 110 : Measurement and Fabrication
IM 214 : Power Transmission and Alignment
IM 220 : Pumps, Piping and Valves


  • B.S., Ferris State University
  • American Welding Society Certified Welding Inspector (AWS-CWI)
  • Certificates: Industrial Construction and Maintenance