Daniel Rust

Daniel L. Rust
Assistant Director for Undergraduate Program Development
Office: 240 J.C. Penney North
Voice: 314-516-7254
E-Mail: rustd@umsl.edu

Degrees Held:
Ph.D. University of Idaho
M.A. University of Idaho
B.A. Northwest Nazarene University


  • MKTG 3770 - Introduction to Transportation
  • MKTG 3777 - Aviation in American Life
  • MKTG 3776 - Transportation Security, Safety and Disaster Preparedness


  • Dr. Rust recently completed AEP River Operations: Legacy of Excellence, the corporate history of one of the nation’s largest barge companies.  The University of Oklahoma Press published his first book, Flying Across America: the Airline Passenger Experience.  Dr. Rust’s research interests include the history of Lambert-St. Louis International Airport, the safety culture of inland waterways operators, and the transportation revolution of the 1950s.