1-800-4-ALFRED (425-3733)

Jerla, James R

Department: Electrical Trades
Office Location: School of Applied Technology
Office Phone: 607-587-3185

Niagara Community College

Alfred State College

University of Oswego

Teaching Overview: 

Electrical Theory, Residential Wiring, Commercial Wiring, Electrical Power Systems, Motor Theory, Motor Controls, Residential, Commercial, and Industrial Lighting, Hazardous Location Wiring, Alarms and Special Systems  

Professional Experience: 

United States Marine Corps Ground Support Electrician 1970-1973

Master Electrician Columbus Mckinnen Corp 1974-1984

Alfred State College Instructional Support Associate 1985-1986

 Associate Professor Electrical Construction and Maintenance 1986-present

 Electrical/Electronic Department Chair 1995-present


United States Marine Corps 1970-1973

 Assistant Chief Alma Fire Department

 President Wellsville Kawanis

 Member NFPA

Honors and Awards: 
Outstanding Teacher of the Year 2001