Melanie S. Jones - Morehead State University by wuzhenguang

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									Melanie S. Jones
Assistant Professor of Education
Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education
Morehead State University


CURRENT POSITION
   Current Position Since: 2009

DEGREES
Marshall University, South Charleston, West Virginia
  Doctor of Education, 2006
  Educational Leadership - Higher Education Administration
  Dissertation: Thinking Styles of Female College and University Presidents: A National Study

Marshall University, South Charleston, West Virginia
  Master of Arts, 2004
  Leadership

Shawnee State University, Portsmouth, Ohio
  Bachelor of Science, 2000
  Natural Science

Huntington Junior College, Huntington, West Virginia
  Associate of Science, 1997
  Business


WORK EXPERIENCE
2001 - Present    Adjunct Instructor - Mathematics, Ashland Community & Technical College, Ashland,
                  Kentucky

2009 - Present    Assistant Professor - Adult & Higher Education, Morehead State University,
                  Morehead, Kentucky

2006 - 2008       Evaluation Specialist, WV Prevention Resource Center, South Charleston, West
                  Virginia

2001 - 2006       Owner/Federal Tax Law Specialist, Star Valley Tax, Ironton, Ohio

2004 - 2006       Doctoral Graduate Teaching Assistant, Marshall University Graduate College, South
                  Charleston , West Virginia

2003 - 2004       Graduate Assistant, Marshall University Graduate College, South Charleston, West
                  Virginia
2001 - 2002       Assistant Operations Manager, Baxter Healthcare Corporation - BioLife Division

2000 - 2001       Call Center Supervisor, InfoCision Management Corporation, Gallipolis, Ohio


INTERESTS
Teaching:         Educational research, program development & evaluation, adult developmental
                  education, theory/foundations of adult & higher education

Research:         Program theory evaluation, cognitive/thinking styles, adult developmental education,
                  leadership, college teaching, female college & university presidents

HONORS
Excellence in Teaching Award, Ashland Community & Technical College 2010
Spencer Foundation National Dissertation Fellowship candidate, Spencer Foundation 2006
The National Scholars Honor Society 2003
President's List, Shawnee State University, Portsmouth OH 2000
Dean's List, Shawnee State University, Portsmouth OH 1999
Dean's List, Shawnee State University, Portsmouth OH 1998
Outstanding Student Achievement Award, Huntington Junior College, Huntington WV 1997
Honors Graduate, Huntington Junior College, Huntington WV 1997
Commencement Speaker, Huntington Junior College, Huntington WV 1997
Chester A. Riley Scholarship, Huntington Junior College, Huntington WV 1993

MEMBERSHIPS
Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) 2009
Women in Higher Education 2006
American Evaluation Association (AEA) 2006
Mountain Plains Adult Education Association (MPAEA) 2006
Council for the Study of Community Colleges 2006
Commission for Professors of Adult Education 2005
Association for the Study of Higher Education 2004
American Educational Studies Association 2004
American Association for Adult and Continuing Education 2004
Commission of Adult Learning and Literacy 2004
National Organization for Women 2000
National Association of Female Executives 2000
American Association of University Women 1997
SCHOLARLY CONTRIBUTIONS & CREATIVE PRODUCTIONS
Journal Publications
Jones , M.S. (2011). Understanding Incivility in Online Teaching. MPAEA Journal of Adult Education.
Jones , M.S. (2010). Creativity: Essential for the Community College Instructor and Learner. PAACE
   Journal of Adult Education.
Jones , M.S., & Galbraith, M.W. (2010). Incivility in Online Teaching and Learning. Perspectives: The New
   York Journal of Adult Learning, 8, 7-19.
Galbraith, M.W., & Jones , M.S. (2008). An Experientially-Based Framework for Teaching Developmental
    Mathematics. Community College Enterprise, 14(2), 14.
Galbraith, M.W., & Jones , M.S. (2008). First Things First in Becoming a Teacher of Adults. MPAEA
    Journal of Adult Education, 37(1), 12.
Galbraith, M.W., & Jones , M.S. (2008). Self-Awareness and the Teacher of Adults. The New York Journal
    of Adult Learning, 6(2), 11.
Galbraith, M.W., & Jones , M.S. (2006). The Art and Science of Teaching Developmental Mathematics: A
    Community College Instructor's Perspective and Experience. Journal of Developmental Education,
    30(2), 8.
Jones , M.S., & Pauley, F. (2005). Mentoring Beginning Public School Teachers. Adult Learning, 14(1), 3.
Proceedings Publications
Jones , M.S., & Galbraith, M.W. (2006). Thinking Style Differences of Female College and University
   Presidents. 4th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education (HICE),
Galbraith, M.W., & Jones , M.S. (2006). Using Critical Incident Questionnaires to Optimize Learning. 4th
    Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education (HICE),
Jones , M.S. (2005). Strategy & Attitude: Effective Instruction in Developmental Collegiate Mathematics.
   3rd Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education (HICE),
Jones , M.S., & Nicholson, B.L. (2004). No Longer Steering from a Distance: Teachers Experiences in a
   School Taken Over by the State. American Educational Studies Association (AESA) National
   Conference,
Presentations
Jones , M.S. (2010). Selecting Staff for Your Adult Education Organization. American Association of Adult
   & Continuing Education (AAACE), Presentation,.
Jones , M.S., & Galbraith, M.W. (2009). Addressing Incivility in the Online Classroom. 58th Annual
   American Association for Adult & Continuing Education (AAACE) National Conference.
Jones , M.S., & Galbraith, M.W. (2009). Developing Methodologically Strong Programs for Adults: Focus
   on Continuous Program Evaluation. 68th Annual Mountain Plains Adult Education Association
   (MPAEA) Conference.
Jones , M.S., Galbraith, M.W., & Pauley, F. (2009). Exploring Incivility in the Classroom. 67th Annual
   Mountain Plains Adult Education Association (MPAEA) Conference.
Jones , M.S. (2009). Successful Transitions from Developmental to College-Level Coursework: Enhancing
   Personal Academic Development of Non-Traditional Adult Students. 68th Annual Mountain Plains
   Adult Education Association (MPAEA) Conference.
Galbraith, M.W., & Jones , M.S. (2008). Incivility: Is it in Your Classroom?. 57th Annual American
    Association of Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) National Conference.
Jones , M.S. (2008). Promoting Self-Awareness for the Teacher of Adult Learners. 66th Annual Mountain
   Plains Adult Education Association (MPAEA) Conference.
Jones , M.S. (2007). Self-Awareness and the College Teacher. 56th Annual American Association of Adult
   and Continuing Education (AAACE) National Conference.
Jones , M.S. (2007). Teaching Developmental Mathematics: An Organizing Framework and Perspective.
   65th Annual Mountain Plains Adult Education Association (MPAEA) Annual Conference.
Jones , M.S. (2007). Theory-Driven Evaluation in Adult Education Program Administration. 56th Annual
   American Association of Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) National Conference.
Jones , M.S. (2007). The Use of Portfolios for Purposes of Assessment. Council for Educational Diagnostic
   Services (CEDS) National Conference.
Jones , M.S. (2007). Thinking Style Research in the Context of Higher Education Administration:
   Informing and Understanding of the Female Presidency. Association for the Study of Higher
   Education (ASHE) National Conference.
Jones , M.S. (2007). Understanding Learning Styles: Implications for Staff Development & Organizational
   Growth. Share the Vision Conference.
Jones , M.S. (2006). Thinking Style Differences of Female College and University Presidents: A National
   Study. 4th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education (HICE).
Nicholson, B.L., & Jones , M.S. (2004). No Longer Steering from a Distance: Teachers Experiences in a
    School Taken Over by the State. American Educational Studies Association (AESA) National
    Conference.
Chapters
Galbraith, M.W., & Jones , M.S. (2009). Assessment and Evaluation. 2010 Handbook of Adult and
    Continuing Education. Jossey-Bass.
Other
Jones , M.S. (2006). A Key Informant Survey About Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drugs: Part II - Results
   Report. WV Prevention Resource Center.
Submitted
Jones , M.S. (2009). Theory-Driven Evaluation in Adult Education Programs. Adult Education Quarterly.
In Progress
Galbraith, M.W., Sisco, B.R., & Jones , M.S. (2010). Organization and Administration of Continuing
    Education: Meeting the Challenges of the New Millennium. Malabar, FL: Krieger Publishing.
Jones , M.S. (2009). Successful Transitions from Developmental to College-Level Coursework. Adult
   Education Quarterly.


PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
American Association of Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) National Conference, Clearwater
   Beach, Florida Fall 2010
Seminar - Cheryl Keenan, Office of Vocational & Adult Education, Clearwater Beach, Florida Fall 2010
Seminar - Nine Shift: Work, Life and Adult Education in the 21st Century, Clearwater Beach , Florida Fall
   2010
Mountain Plains Adult Education Association Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona Spring 2010
Workshop - Individualizing Teaching Methods, Tempe, Arizona Spring 2010
D-Course Workshop - MSU College of Education, Morehead, Kentucky Spring 2010 - Fall 2010
eAdvising Training, Morehead, Kentucky Fall 2009
Developing a Tool for Program Evaluation Workshop, Cleveland, Ohio Fall 2009
American Association of Adult & Continuing Education (AAACE) National Conference, Cleveland, Ohio
   Fall 2009
Advising Adult Students , Cleveland, Ohio Fall 2009
Pre-tenured Junior Faculty Stress, Work-Family Role Conflict, and the Adult Development Life-Cycle,
    Cleveland, Ohio Fall 2009
Bridging the Theory to Practice Gap with Adult Learners in the Online Environment, Cleveland, Ohio Fall
    2009
The Still Delicate Balance of Advising Adult Students, Cleveland, Ohio Fall 2009
Designing Courses for More Significant Student Learning, Kentucky Spring 2009
Mountain Plains Adult Education Association Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada Spring 2009
Faculty180: Introductory Session, Morehead Spring 2009
Orientation for Faculty: Research and Sponsored Programs, Morehead Spring 2009
Building Community in an Online Course Workshop, Las Vegas, Nevada Spring 2009
The Politics of Adult Education Workshop, Las Vegas , Nevada Spring 2009
Improvement of Adult Learning Workshop, Las Vegas, Nevada Spring 2009


INSTITUTIONAL COMMITTEES
Department Appeals Committee (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Fall 2010 - Spring
   2012
Registration Advisory Committee (Morehead State University) Fall 2009 - Fall 2010
University Outreach Task Force - Adult Education Subcommittee (Morehead State University) Fall 2009 -
    Present
Department Graduate Curriculum Committee (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Fall
   2009 - Present
Evaluation Committee (College of Education) Fall 2009 - Present


Other INSTITUTIONAL SERVICE
Judge - Co-Curricular Extravaganza (Morehead State University) Fall 2010
Ed.S. Program Revisions (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Fall 2010
Pinnacle Selection Committee (Morehead State University) Spring 2010
Course Development - EDF600 (Morehead State University) Spring 2010
Ed.S. Committee Chair - Noel Williams (Morehead State University) Spring 2010 - Present
Recruitment - Program Director's Institute (Morehead State University) Spring 2010
Teacher Education Council (College of Education) Spring 2010
COE Honors Reception - Award Presenter (College of Education) Spring 2010
EDAH Top Program Graduate Ad-Hoc Committee (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education)
   Spring 2010
Departmental Advising Survey Ad-Hoc Committee Chair (Foundational and Graduate Studies in
   Education) Spring 2010
Oral Proficiency Ad Hoc Committee (Morehead State University) Fall 2009 - Spring 2010
Course Development - EDAH640 (Morehead State University) Fall 2009
EDAH Program Co-Coordinator (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Spring 2009 - Present
Hazard - Student Recruiting Open House (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Spring 2009
Ed.S. Committee Chair - Pamela Hesler (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Spring 2009 -
    Present
EDAH Program Assessment Coordinator (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Spring 2009 -
   Present
EDAH Program Revision (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Spring 2009 - Fall 2009
Ed.S. Committee - Annette Hines (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Spring 2009 -
    Present
Course Development - EDAH650 (Morehead State University) Spring 2009
Course Development - EDAH653 (Morehead State University) Spring 2009
Course Development - EDAH688 (Morehead State University) Spring 2009
SSU Job Fair - Student Recruiting (Morehead State University) Spring 2009
ad hoc committee - Top Program Graduate (Foundational and Graduate Studies in Education) Spring
    2009

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE
Instructor of Record - Selected Topics KYAE, Kentucky Adult Education (KYAE) & Morehead State
    University Fall 2010 - Spring 2011
2-day workshop "Experienced Instructor Professional Development Institute", KYAE (Kentucky Adult
    Education) Fall 2010
Instructor of Record - Leadership Excellence Academy, KYAE Spring 2010
Reviewer - MPAEA conference 2010, Mountain Plains Adult Education Association Spring 2010
Reviewer - AAACE national conference 2010, American Association of Adult & Continuing Education
    Spring 2010
Adult Developmental Mathematics Tutor, Ashland Community & Technical College Fall 2009 - Spring
   2010
Reviewer - 2009 American Evaluation Association Conference, American Evaluation Association (AEA)
    Spring 2009
Developer & Presenter - 6 Workshops on the Advanced Use of Quantitative Data Fall 2007
Reviewer - 2007 Midwest Research-to-Practice Conference, MWRP Spring 2007
Reviewer - 2009 American Evaluation Association (AEA) Conference, American Evaluation Association
    Spring 2007
Reviewer - 2007 ASHE Conference, Association for the Study of Higher Education Spring 2007
Reviewer - 2007 AAACE Conference, American Association for Adult and Continuing Education Spring
    2007
Developer & Presenter - 8 Data-Driven Decision Making Workshops Fall 2006


COMMUNITY SERVICE
Volunteer Cleaning Crew , Loyal Order of the Moose Spring 2010
Alzheimer’s Motorcycle Benefit - Motoring for Memories, St. Albans Moose Riders, St. Albans WV Spring
    2010
Chairperson - St. Albans Women of the Moose #857, WOTM Spring 2009 - Present
Grant/Program Review Committee, United Way of Central West Virginia Spring 2008
Partners in Prevention Innovation Grant Review Committee, Prevent Child Abuse West Virginia Fall 2007
Judge - WV State Social Studies Fair, WV Department of Education Spring 2007
Session Facilitator - Logan County Drug Summit Fall 2006
Judge - WV State Social Studies Fair, WV Department of Education Spring 2006
Judge - WV State Social Studies Fair, WV Department of Education Spring 2005
Judge - Kanawha County (WV) Science & Social Studies Fair, Kanawha County Schools Spring 2005
Member - National Organization of Women, NOW Spring 2000 - Present
Member - American Association of University Women (AAUW), AAUW Spring 1997 - Present
CONSULTING
KYAE Kentucky Adult Education, Consult various hours per week on the establishment and
   implementation of professional development activities for Kentucky's adult educators & program
   directors funded through KYAE. , Estimated Hours Involved: 100 hours Fall 2009 - Spring 2011
Ashland Community & Technical College, Served as primary instructor in a developmental mathematics
    course in southeastern Kentucky. Primary purpose was to provide information to assist in the
    development of effective teaching guides to be used by future developmental instructors within
    that geographic area. , Estimated Hours Involved: 45 hours Spring 2009 - Present


OTHER
Type I Curriculum Change - Ed.S. in Adult & Higher Education Spring 2010 - Fall 2010
Type I Curriculum Change - MA in Adult & Higher Education Spring 2010 - Fall 2010
MSU Relay for Life Team Fall 2009 - Present

								
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