AVIT 208 - Aviation Safety
AVIT 221 - Basic Attitude Instrument Flying
AVIT 222 - IFR Regulations and Procedures
AVIT 412 - Aviation Safety Analysis
AVIT 414 - CFI Certification
AVIT 523 - Aviation Safety Data Analysis
- Wild, B. W., Ullrich, G. M., & Guthridge, R. P. (2021). Introduction to Aviation Safety. Kendall Hunt Publishing Company.
FAA Instrument Flight Procedure Validation (IFPV) Pilot
Commercial Pilot: ASEL, AMEL, IA
Remote Pilot Operator
Flight Instructor: CFI, CFII, MEI
Type Ratings: A320, B737
PhD - University of North Dakota
MBA - University of Texas at Dallas
B.S. Aeronautics - University of North Dakota
Certificate - Business Intelligence and Data Mining - University of Texas at Dallas
8/2018 – Present Assistant Professor; University of North Dakota
1/2017 – 8/2018 Chief Ground Instructor; University of Nebraska-Omaha
2/2015 – 1/2017 Business and Sales Manager; Top Intelligence, Inc.
8/2014 – 5/2015 Engineering Operations Leader; GE Aviation
8/2013 – 8/2014 Lead Aviation Data Analyst; GE Aviation
9/2010 – 8/2013 Project Technical Pilot; GE Aviation
5/2008 – 9/2010 Pilot in Command; Weather Modification, Inc.
Guthridge, R.P., Clinton-Lisell, V. 2021. Evaluating the Efficacy of Virtual Reality (VR) Training Devices for Pilot Training. [Funded] John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences 2021 Seed Grant.
Guthridge, R.P., Higgins, J. 2020. UAS Flight Data Research in Support of ASIAS. [Funded] FAA ASSURE Center of Excellence for UAS Research.
Guthridge, R.P., Wild, B. 2019. Curriculum Redesign for Online Delivery (AVIT 208: Aviation Safety). [Funded] University of North Dakota Summer Instructional Enhancement Grant.
Guthridge, R.P. 2018. Integrating Flight Training into Classroom Curriculum Produces Increased Interest in Aviation Industry and Accelerated Success Rates in Post-Secondary Aviation Education. [Funded] University of Nebraska at Omaha Teacher-Researcher Partnership Program.
Guthridge, R.P. 2017. Redesigning the Flight Simulator Curriculum to Incorporate Aeronautical Decision Making (ADM), Situational Awareness, and Risk Management Factors. [Funded] University of Nebraska at Omaha University Committee for the Advancement of Teaching (UCAT) Development Grant.
National Intercollegiate Flying Association (NIFA)
- Assistant Coach - UND Flying Team
- 2018 National Coach of the Year