Texas Tech University

John Durrett, Ph.D.

Undergraduate Advisor/Associate Professor

Email: john.durrett@ttu.edu

Phone: 806.834.0629

Office Hours: Tue-Thur 12:00 - 2:00 or cell phone (806.438.2049)

Room Number: E303

Education: Ph.D., University of Texas; MBA, West Texas A&M University

Area of Expertise:
 Management Information Systems



John Durrett

About John

John teaches classes with subject matter in programming languages (particularly Java), telecommunications (particularly hands-on Linux-Windows LAN administration), electronic commerce security, database management, network security, and IT/IS strategy. He enjoys conducting research in eLearning, technology in education, distributed computational systems, distributed systems design, and network security.

Awards and Honors

  • 2008, Received the Professing Excellence Award, Texas Tech University Student Housing
  • 2002, Received the President's Excellence in Teaching Award, Texas Tech University
  • 2001, Elected to Texas Tech University Teaching Academy (for excellence in teaching)
  • 1997, Received Fred Moore award for teaching excellence at UT Austin
  • 1995, Nominated Fred Moore Assistant Instructor Award for Teaching Excellence
  • 1993, Golden Nail Community Service Award
  • 1993, Bill Semmelbeck Award for Outstanding Graduate Student