8/2008-present Mathematics Lincoln Middle School, Pullman, WA • Created Summer outreach programs for parents • Conducted in-house and regional professional development for fellow teachers 8/2007-8/2008 Mathematics Winchester Thurston School, Pittsburgh, PA 8/1994-8/2007 Mathematics Pullman High School, Pullman, WA • Created Student-Centered, Lectureless Algebra Course (See publication in Mathematics Teacher for description) • Conducted in-house and regional professional development for fellow teachers 8/1997-8/2000 Mathematics Adj. Prof, WSU Dept of Pure and Applied Math • Taught one section of college calculus at the high school for one year, then maintained appt for occasional lecture 1995-1997 Teacher Ed Adj. Prof. WSU College of Education • Provided lectures in Mathematical Methods of Instruction Summers 1994/1995 Mathematics University of Idaho, Upward Bound • Designed and conducted tailored mathematics and physical science instruction for at-risk high school students 8/1990-8/1994 Mathematics Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet H.S., LAUSD • Designed and conducted hands-on mathematics curriculum for remedial students 8/1988-8/1990 Mathematics Reseda H.S., LAUSD • Created and conducted training modules for novice teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District 8/1986-6/1988 Mathematics Le Lycee Francais De Los Angeles • Instituted Calculus program 8/1984-6/1986 Computer Studies and Mathematics University of Maryland, European Division • Travelled extensively through Europe designing and conducting core Mathematics and Computer Science courses 8/1983-6/1984 Electronics Mount St. Joseph High School, Baltimore MD • Designed and conducted first year electronics course 8/1981-12/1981 and 8/1982-12/1982 Teaching Assistant for Topics in Biomedical Engineering Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Johns Hopkins University 8/1976-6/1977 Teaching Assistant in Models and Simulation Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Johns Hopkins University
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2011 - 2015 WSU Pullman, WA • BS Mechanical Engineering, Magna Cum Laude (senior project: Time-lapse High Speed Photographic Documentation of Surface Friction) 1975 - 1984 The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Baltimore, MD • PhD Biomedical Engineering (Thesis: Use of Multiple Training Paradigms for the Comparison of Tactile Speech Displays) 1969-1973 California Institute of Technology Pasadena, CA • BS Biology • Conducted research in primate visual systems
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