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 Tim Wilhelm

Office: V121

Phone: 815-802-8864

Email address:

 Professor and Program Coordinator

 Electrical Technology

 Business and Technology Division

Started at KCC: 1978

Courses I currently teach

ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity
ELTR 1223 Survey of Renewable Energy
ELTR 2314 Introduction to Solar-Thermal Technology
ELTR 2324 Introduction to Small-Wind Energy Technology
ELTR 2334 Introduction to Solar-Photovoltaic Technology

Professional Experience

​Owner: Wilhelm Engineering
Renewable Energy Systems
Designer/Consultant/Installer, since 1980

General Manager
Stelle Telephone Company
Stelle, Ill.
Since 1988


State of Illinois Registered Professional Engineer

 Illinois EPA Class "A" Public Water Supply Operator's Certification

 NABCEP Certified Solar-Photovoltaic Installer

 SKALA Certified Tower Climb Safety and Tower Rescue Instructor

Educational background

​Kankakee Community College
Kankakee, Ill.
Associates Degrees
Electronics Technology and
Industrial Electrical Technology

Kent State University
Kent, Ohio
B.S. Education