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Robert Wright, Ph.D.

   MERLOT Contributor
Manager, Media Services
University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth
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Primary Discipline: Academic Support Services / Faculty Development / Support and Training
Member Type: Staff
Last Login: Oct 31, 2012
Member Since: Feb 02, 2006

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Affiliations

University of North Texas Health Science Center (Education, 4 Year/4 Year + Grad, TX, United States) - Primary Affiliation

Contact Information

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Address: UNTHSC
LIB 136
3500 Camp Bowie Boulevard
Fort Worth , TX 76107 US

Skills and Interests

Education/General (Intermediate)
Interests include adoption of technology, creation of technology-based resources, needs assessment, instructional design and development, educational research, mobile technologies, distibutive learning.

Education History

BA, Broadcasting (05/1977)
CSU Chico
MA, Instructional Technology (05/1986)
California State University, Chico

Positions

Director, Biomedical Communications (10/2007 - Current) University of North Texas Health Science Center
Associate Director, Biomedical Communications (09/2006 - 10/2007) University of North Texas Health Science Center

Publications

Robert Wright. (in press). When Twentieth Century Minds Design for Twenty-first Century Distance Learning in Distance Learning Technology, Current Instruction, and the Future of Education: Applications of Today, Practices of Tomorrow. Hershey, PA: IDG Global.

Associations

EDUCAUSE
Subscribing Representative 01/2006 - Current
Texas Distance Learning Association
Member 03/2006 - Current
Health & Science Communications Association
Member 06/2006 - Current
Association of Biomedical Communications Directors
Member, President June 2008-June 2009 06/2006 - Current

Teaching Experience

Introduction to Video Technology (Spring 2008)
University of North Texas - Learning Technologies
Masters-level course focused on production planning, scripting, audio and video production techniques.

Presentations

Cognitive Processing within Narrative-Centered Learning Environments, 03/05/2009
Peer-reviewed paper presented at the 2009 Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference.
Philosophies, Strategies, and Practices for Effective Technology-Based Instruction., 03/03/2009
Peer-reviewed paper presented at the 2009 Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference.
Can 20th Century Minds Design Interactive Multimedia for 21st Century Learning?, 03/03/2008
Peer-reviewed paper presented at the 2008 Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference.
Engaging Your Audience with Interactive PowerPoint, 08/09/2007
Mini Session
Add Interactivity to Your Distance Learning Presentations with Super PowerPoint, 03/28/2007
Interactive breakout session, videoconferencing with Robert Lane at the University of Arizona
Interactive PowerPoint for Collaboration and Engagement, 01/23/2007
Poster session