Kimberly Duren

Post-Secondary Education

Eastfield College
Associate of Applied Science
Drafting and Design

Teaching Experience

2006-2008:  Adjunct teacher, Austin Community College

2008-Present:  Professsor, Coordinator:  Mechanical Drafting/Design, Austin Community College

  • 1405: Technical Drawing 101 Using AutoCAD
  • 2419: Intermediate CAD Using AutoCAD
  • 1433: Mechanical Drafting Using Inventor
  • 2402: Machine Drafting Using Inventor, PDM, and GDT
  • 2440: Solid Modeling Using Creo - Plastic Design


Work Experience

Texas Instruments:  Smart schematic capture, PWB Designer

Boeing Defense and Space:  Manager/Designer Surveillance Systems

FSI, International:  Photolithography Equipment Designer, Field Service Engineer

Applied Materials:  Designer, 300mm Ion Impant Systems

Eaton Semiconductor:  Designer/Drafter, 300mm Ion Implant  Systems

Design Edge:  Designer/Industrial to Mechanical Liason

Polycom:  Mechanical Engineer/Human Factors and Industrial Design Liason/Artwork Designer

Crown Rock Builders:  Construcition Manager

Professor/Mechanical Coordinator:  Austin Community College

Professional Publications

Speaker: Kimberly Duren, Professor of Architectural and Engineering Computer Aided Design, Austin Community College 

  1. "Techniques for Teaching Inventor Constraints" - TCCTA Website - 2010
  2. "Project-Based Community Service Learning" - TCCTA Convention/Website - 2015

Professional Presentations

"Techniques for Teaching Inventor Constraints", TCCTA Convention, 2010

"Machine Drafting", TCCTA Convention, 2009

"Program-Level Student Learning Outcomes ", TCCTA Convention, 2012

"Project-Based Community Service Learning"TCCTA Convention, 2015

Associations / Active Memberships

Member, American Society Engineering Education

Member, Austin Inventor and Entreprenuer Association

Member, Central Texas Pro-E User Group

Member, Central Texas Inventor User Group

Member, Central Texas Solidworks User Group


Published: August 15, 2022