CURRICULUM VITAE 2010
Engineering and Applied Sciences Librarian
(269) 387-5140 (office)
W.W. HAGERTY LIBRARY 9/00 to 9/01
W.W. HAGERTY LIBRARY 2/98 to 8/99
Special Education Paraprofessional
ALBERT R. MANN LIBRARY 6/89 to 5/93
Library and Information Science (
B.S. in Plant Biology
Appropriation in Engineering Master's Theses: A Preliminary Study,"
Science and Engineering Ethics
2010 (4 June - Online First).
"Textual Appropriation in Engineering Master's Theses: A Preliminary Study," Science and Engineering Ethics 2010 (4 June - Online First).
“Searching for and Getting Published in the SoTL Literature,” breakout session presented for the Third Annual Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Workshop, Western Michigan University, May 21, 2010.
“Finding the Right Journal for Your Manuscript,” a presentation given at the “Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Publication Workshop,” sponsored by the University Assessment Steering Committee, Western Michigan University, May 30, 2008
“Research Behavior of Graduate Engineering Students as Evidenced by Citation Patterns in Master’s Theses and PhD Dissertations,” a presentation given at the 2008 Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, & Letters annual meeting, Kalamazoo, MI, March 7, 2008
Invited by Dr. Edmund Tsang, the director of the Center for Excellence in Engineering Education, to participate in the CEAS Freshman and Senior Design Lecture Series. Gave two lectures:
“Promoting Lifelong Learning in
Engineering via a One-Credit
Information Literacy Course,” a presentation given as a part of
workshop “Measuring the Lifelong Learning Outcome in Terms of
Components.” 2007 American Society for Engineering Education
“Fast, Cheap, and In Control: Web Search & Technology For Your Library”, Spring Workshop sponsored by the Information Literacy Roundtable of the Michigan Library Association, Central Michigan University, March 9, 2007. I taught two hands-on sessions on RSS and Blogs as part of this workshop.
“Information Fluency for
Engineers.” Senior Design Lecture
at the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences,
“Videoconferencing for Delivering
Instruction”, a conference presentation co-presented with Carol
Videon. I delivered my portion of the
from the DCCC Marple campus, using Polycom videoconferencing software. Presented at the
American Society for Engineering Education
Engineering Libraries Division, member (serving on the Scholarly Communication Committee) 2008-present
Association of College and Research Libraries 2002-present (Instruction Section)