Coordinator, Single Subject Science Programs
Executive Director, Science & Mathematics Education Center
Andrews, D, M.Oliver & J. Vesenka.
Implications of Modeling Method Training on Physics Teacher Development in California’s Central Valley
in Journal of Physics Teacher Education
CSU Noyce Scholars program
Co - PI for NSDL grant and PI Noyce II and Noyce Teaching Fellows at Fresno State; The National Science Teachers Association; The California Science Teachers Association; The Association for Science Teacher Education (ASTE) ; and AAAS
Honors and Awards
Richter Award for Excellence in Education
Awarded to one faculty member outside the Kremen School of Education at Fresno State for outstanding contributions to education excellence
Margaret Nicholson Distinguished Service Award:CSTA
This is CSTA's highest award for an individual who has who has made a significant contribution to science education in the state and who, through years of leadership and service, has truly made a positive impact on the quality of science teaching.
Earth, Life, and Environmental Sciences; Human Ecology
Comprehensive upper division environmental science class for undergraduates
Numerous presentations statewide and nationally, 11/18/2009