Dr. Bruce Jones, Emeritus

PhD | Emeritus

Address: 205 Trafton Science Center E
Phone: 507-389-6383
Email: bruce.jones@mnsu.edu

Full CV


  • PhD in Industrial, Technological and Occupational Education, University of Maryland/College Park, MD, 1989
  • MS in Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Mankato State University, MN, 1986
  • BS in Industrial Arts/Technology Education, Mankato State University, MN, 1984

Recent Publications

  • Jones, B; Status of Ethanol Blended Gasoline. National Conference of State Legislatures upper Midwest Environmental Health Policy Summit, 8/1/2011, St. Paul, MN.
  • Mead, G., Jones, B., Material Compatibility with 20% Ethanol. Emissions 2011, 6/14/2011, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Jones, B., Ethanol Blended Gasoline. The National Academies, 4/8/2010, St. Paul, MN.
  • Mead, G., Jones, B., Steevens, P., Hanson, N., & Harrenstein, J. An Examination of Fuel Pumps and Sending Units During a 4000 Hour Endurance Test in E20, 2009.
  • Jones, B., Mead, G., Steevens, P., & Timanus, M. The Effects of E20 on Metals Used in Automotive Fuel System Components, 2008.

WORK Experience

  • Automotive Engineer - OTC Division/SPX Corporation, MN
  • Test Technician - OTC, Owatonna, MN


  • Recipient of the Excellence in Contracts Award in 2008 and 2012 from the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Recipient of the College of Science, Engineering and Technology award for Excellence in Student Advising and Leadership, 2002
  • Recipient of the Douglas Moore Faculty Research Lectureship, Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN. Alternative Fuels: The Future of the Automobile? Presentation given April 13, 1999
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