Maj Daniel C. Vogel portrait

Maj Daniel C. Vogel

Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies / Operations Flight Commander
Office
MHC LL4
Phone
651-962-6328
Mail
University of St Thomas
AFROTC Det 410
2115 Summit Avenue, Mail #5016
St. Paul, MN 55105

Major Vogel is an Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies of Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) Detachment 410, at the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN. He is responsible for educating and training students from among fifteen universities and colleges for commissioning into the Air Force as second lieutenants.

Major Vogel enlisted in the Air Force Reserves in September 2003 as an Aerial Porter. In February 2004, he graduated from the Air Transportation Journeyman Technical School at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. He earned a B.A. in Psychology & Education from Hamline University in 2008. He earned a M.A. in Education from Bethel University in 2012. He then earned his Education Specialist (Ed.S.) degree from the University of St. Thomas in 2014. Major Vogel received his commission from Officer Training School in 2010 and in 2011 completed Undergraduate Combat Systems Officer Training at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida. 

Major Vogel deployed as an Aerial Porter to Southwest Asia in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom in 2005. In 2005, he was recognized as the 27th Aerial Port Squadron’s Airman of the Year for his deployment efforts. In 2014 and 2017, Major Vogel deployed as a C-130H Combat Systems Officer to Southwest Asia in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. He has accumulated over 1,000 flying hours including numerous combat flying hours and air drops. In addition to his military duties, Major Vogel has worked and taught in the public schools in a variety of roles for over nine years. In 2014, Major Vogel was awarded So. South Paul’s Teacher of the Year Award.

EDUCATION

2004       Basic Military Training, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas

2004       Air Transportation Apprentice Course, Lackland AFB, Texas

2008       Bachelor of Arts in Psychology & Education, Hamline University, St. Paul, Minn.

2008       Airman Leadership School, Lackland AFB, Texas

2010       Officer Training School, Maxwell AFB, Ala.

2011       Undergraduate Combat Systems Officer Training, NAS Pensacola, Fla.

2012       C-130 Navigator Initial Qualification, Little Rock AFB, Ark.

2012       Masters of Arts in Education, Bethel University, St. Paul, Minn.

2014       Education Specialist degree, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minn.

2017       Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, Ala., by correspondence

 

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION

Second Lieutenant February 18, 2010

First Lieutenant February 18, 2012

Captain February 18, 2014

Major February 20, 2018

 

(Current as of August 2019)

                                                                                  

Fall 2019 Courses

Fall 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
AERO 200 - 01 Leadership Lab M - - - - - - 1715 - 1915 JRC 126

Days of Week:

M - - - - - -

Time of Day:

1715 - 1915

Location:

JRC 126

Course Registration Number:

40408 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Daniel C. Vogel, Mark W. Madaus

Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets (e.g., students pursuing an officer's commission in the USAF) every fall and spring semester unless excused by the department chair for an authorized period of non-attendance. Leadership Laboratory complements each of the courses listed below by providing cadets with leadership and followership experiences.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
AERO 200 - 02 Leadership Lab M - - - - - - 1715 - 1900 MCG 105

Days of Week:

M - - - - - -

Time of Day:

1715 - 1900

Location:

MCG 105

Course Registration Number:

40739 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Daniel C. Vogel, Mark W. Madaus

Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets (e.g., students pursuing an officer's commission in the USAF) every fall and spring semester unless excused by the department chair for an authorized period of non-attendance. Leadership Laboratory complements each of the courses listed below by providing cadets with leadership and followership experiences.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
AERO 201 - 01 AFROTC Phys Fitness Lab - - W - F - - 0630 - 0730 ARC 200

Days of Week:

- - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0630 - 0730

Location:

ARC 200

Course Registration Number:

40710 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Daniel C. Vogel

AFROTC Physical Fitness Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets (e.g., students pursuing an officer's commission in the USAF) every fall and spring semester unless excused by the department chair for an authorized period of non-attendance. AFROTC Physical Fitness Laboratory complements each of the courses listed below by providing cadets with leadership, followership, and teambuilding experiences while teaching them to maintain physical fitness required for military service. AFROTC cadets must attend two sessions per week to pass the course. In order to remain in the program and gain a commission, cadets must pass a physical fitness assessment each term.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
AERO 321 - 01 Lead People & Effective Com I See Details * *

Days of Week:

See Details

Time of Day:

*

Location:

*

Course Registration Number:

40976 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Daniel C. Vogel

This course builds on the leadership fundamentals taught in AERO 211 and 212. Students will gain a more in-depth understanding of how to effectively lead people, gain experience applying leadership tools, and receive ethics training that will prepare them for becoming an officer and a supervisor. Additionally, students will continue to hone their writing and briefing skills. Prerequisite: AERO 212

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
MHC 2051500-1645M - - - - - -
MHC LL04A0600-0730- T - - - - -

J-Term 2020 Courses

J-Term 2020 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location

Spring 2020 Courses

Spring 2020 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
AERO 200 - 01 Leadership Lab M - - - - - - 1715 - 1915 JRC 126

Days of Week:

M - - - - - -

Time of Day:

1715 - 1915

Location:

JRC 126

Course Registration Number:

20349 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Daniel C. Vogel

Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets (e.g., students pursuing an officer's commission in the USAF) every fall and spring semester unless excused by the department chair for an authorized period of non-attendance. Leadership Laboratory complements each of the courses listed below by providing cadets with leadership and followership experiences.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
AERO 200 - 02 Leadership Lab M - - - - - - 1715 - 1900 MCG 105

Days of Week:

M - - - - - -

Time of Day:

1715 - 1900

Location:

MCG 105

Course Registration Number:

20629 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Daniel C. Vogel

Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets (e.g., students pursuing an officer's commission in the USAF) every fall and spring semester unless excused by the department chair for an authorized period of non-attendance. Leadership Laboratory complements each of the courses listed below by providing cadets with leadership and followership experiences.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
AERO 201 - 01 AFROTC Phys Fitness Lab See Details * *

Days of Week:

See Details

Time of Day:

*

Location:

*

Course Registration Number:

20628 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Daniel C. Vogel

AFROTC Physical Fitness Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets (e.g., students pursuing an officer's commission in the USAF) every fall and spring semester unless excused by the department chair for an authorized period of non-attendance. AFROTC Physical Fitness Laboratory complements each of the courses listed below by providing cadets with leadership, followership, and teambuilding experiences while teaching them to maintain physical fitness required for military service. AFROTC cadets must attend two sessions per week to pass the course. In order to remain in the program and gain a commission, cadets must pass a physical fitness assessment each term.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
MCG 1050630-0730- - W - F - -
MCG 1060630-0730- - W - F - -
ARC 2000630-0730- - W - F - -
AERO 322 - 01 Lead People & Effective Com II - T - - - - - 1700 - 2015 MHC LL04A

Days of Week:

- T - - - - -

Time of Day:

1700 - 2015

Location:

MHC LL04A

Course Registration Number:

20005 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Daniel C. Vogel

Continuation of AERO 321. Prerequisite: AERO 321 or permission of instructor

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)