Mr. Michael Bowman PE, CPC

Lecturer, University of Wisconsin - Stout
Principal Owner, HBE Property Inspections, LLC
Communication Technologies
College of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Management

Office: 234 Jarvis Hall-Technology Wing
Phone: 715-232-5130
Email: bowmanm@uwstout.edu
Personal website: www.uwstout.edu/faculty/bowmanm/index.cfm

Brief Biography

Mike Bowman is a Licensed Professional Engineer and Certified Professional Constructor. He has over 17 years working and teaching in the Construction business. He is the Principal Owner of HBE Property Inspections, LLC and currently serves as a part-time lecturer in the Construction Program at UW-Stout. Mike was formerly a Project Manager at The Christman Company in Petoskey, MI. and a tenured Assistant Professor, Program Director & Department Chair at The University of Wisconsin - Stout. Mike focuses his teaching efforts on Construction Contracts, Construction Estimating and Construction Engineering Principles.

Teaching Interests: Contract Management, Construction Estimating, Construction Scheduling, Structural Engineering.

Research Interests: Productivity Analysis & Construction Technology

Professional Interests: Construction Consulting

Office Hours

Day Time
Tu Th 10:00 - 12:00

Education

    • MS Civil Engineering
      Michigan Technological University
      Houghton, MI, United States, 2002
    • BS Civil Engineering
      Michigan Technological University
      Houghton, MI, United States, 2000

Licensures and Certifications

  • Wisconsin Licensed Home Inspector: State of Wisconsin
  • Certified Professional Constructor (CPC): American Institute of Constructors
  • LEED Green Associate: US Green Building Council
  • Licensed Professional Engineer (PE): State of Wisconsin
  • Licensed Professional Engineer (PE): State of Michigan

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin - Stout, Apparel and Communications Technologies Dept.
        Lecturer
        August 24, 2015 -
      • University of Wisconsin - Stout
        Assistant Professor
        August 27, 2007 - August 23, 2015
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, Department of Construction
        Department Chair
        January 1, 2014 - May 22, 2015
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, BS Construction
        Program Director
        May 25, 2009 - May 22, 2015
      • Michigan Technological University
        Assistant Project Manager
        June 1, 2000 - April 20, 2002

    Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)

      • HBE Property Inspections, LLC
        Principal Owner
        May 2015 -

    Industry

      • The Christman Company
        Project Manager
        May 20, 2002 - August 1, 2007
      • Tetra Tech
        Field Engineer
        1998 - 2000
      • JCK & Associates
        Survey Intern
        1997 - 1997

Presentations

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Honor

    • Hans Timper Chair of Construction Leadership, University of Wisconsin - Stout (January 1, 2014)

    Award

    • John Trimmer Excellence in Teaching Award, Associated Builders and Contractors (April 25, 2011)
    • National Teaching Award, Associated Schools of Construction (April 1, 2010)

Professional Memberships

  • Realtors Association of Northwest Wisconsin (RANWW)
  • American Council for Construction Education (ACCE)
  • Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC)
  • The International Masonry Institute (IMI)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association (CVHB)
  • National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)
  • Portland Cement Association (PCA)
  • Associated General Contractors (AGC)

Service

    Department / School

    • Co-op site development, Co-op site Development (May 2009 - May 2015)

    College

    • Committee Member, STEM Council (September 2009 - May 2015)

    University

      UW Stout

      • ABC Competition Team Coach, Student Construction Association (February 2009 - May 2015)
      • Committee Member, Library Advisory Committee (September 2009 - September 2012)
      • Committee Member, University Finance Committee (September 2009 - September 2012)
      • Interim Member, Sustainability Steering Committee (February 2010 - December 2010)
      • Committee Member, University Governance Committee (September 2008 - September 2010)
      • Participant, Polytechnic Focus Group (February 2009 - December 2009)
      • NAHB Competition Team Coach, Student Construction Association (September 2007 - May 2009)

    Professional

    • Member, American Council of Construction Education (ACCE) (March 2012 - March 2012)
    • Educational Committee Member, Chippewa Valley Home Builders Assocation (February 2007 - September 2010)
    • Member-in-training, American Council of Construction Education (ACCE) (February 2009 - December 2009)

    Community

    • Volunteer, The Christman Company (February 2006 - December 2006)