Feel free to explore members of the group past and present.



PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: CHANGE

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GRANT E. GARDNER: Assistant Professor, Biology,
Faculty Member in Mathematics & Science Education Ph.D. Program

B.S. Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University
M.S. Zoology, North Carolina State University
Ph.D. Science Education, North Carolina State University

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VEE NAPOLEAN-FANIS, Doctoral Researcher

ZACH GRIMES, 1st Year Residency Researcher


DAKOTA DEMEREST, Undergraduate Researcher


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JENNIFER PARRISH: Post-Doctoral Associate, Mathematics & Science Teaching Institute, University of Northern Colorado
Ph.D. (2017) Teacher Professional Growth for Nature of Science and Scientific Inquiry: Promoting Reflection to Improve Understanding and Practices

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MARY ELLEN LOHR: Assistant Professor, Biology, Southeast Missouri State University
Ph.D. (2017) Examination of Undergraduate Biology Professors’ Views of the Nature of Scientific Knowledge and Their Pedagogical Content Knowledge for Teaching the Nature of Scientific Knowledge

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ANGELIQUE TROELSTRUP: Lecturer, Biology, Middle Tennessee State University
Ph.D. (2016)
Understanding Undergraduate Science Majors’ Conceptual Knowledge of Ecology: Progressions and Misconceptions.

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JEFF BONNER: Science Instructor, The Webb School, Bell Buckle, TN
Ph.D. (2016) Adopting Reform-based Pedagogy in Post-Secondary Microbiology Education.

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SANDRA LAMPLEY: Assistant Professor, Curriculum & Instruction, University of Alabama-Huntsville
Ph.D. (2015).
Exploring Pedagogical Content Knowledge of Graduate Teaching Assistants through Their Participation in Lesson Study.

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KRISTI WALTERS: Educational Director, GO-Science, Greenville, NC
M.S. (2014) Using Student Motivation to Design Groups in A Non-Majors Biology Course for Team-Based Collaborative Learning: Impacts on Knowledge, Views, Attitudes and Perceptions


FORMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCHER ASSISTANTS:

Christian Divine (SP2017), Noor Eltayech (SP2016), Martina Ramos (FA2014), Danielle Johnson-Young (SU2012), Meagen Gourley (FA2011), Brian Monroe (FA2011), TImothy Darden (FA2010), Rebecca Marion (FA2009), Melissa Ricker (FA2009), Austin Wood (FA2009)