Name: Chris  Paynter
Department: STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Mathematics)
Title: Dean, STEM
Office Location:
Advanced Tech Center, 5125
Central Campus
Phone Number: (704) 330-6531
Fax Number: (704) 330-6276
Email Address:
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Educational Background:
Bachelors, Political Science--International Relations
North Carolina State University

Masters, Geography--Community Planning
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Educational Experience:
Mr. Paynter earned a Masters degree in Geography and has been an instructor of geographic information systems for 7 years, including appointments at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Queens University of Charlotte and Central Piedmont Community College where he was Program Chair of the Geospatial Technology program from 2006 through 2009.  The departments where these courses were taught include Geography, Planning, Environmental Science and Earth Sciences.
Widely traveled, including more than 25 countries across 6 continents, Mr. Paynter lived for three years in Singapore before moving to Charlotte where he attended CPCC as a college transfer student.  During his free time he enjoys running, camping, and hiking.

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