||University of California at Riverside
||Leadership in Educational Administration
||Cal Poly, Pomona
Single-Subject Teaching Credential SB2042 - English/Psychology (2009), Azusa Pacific University
Academic Areas / Scholarly Interests
Quantitative Methodology; Cognition & Individual Differences; Educational Test & Measurement
Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU
University of California, Riverside, Graduate School of Education:
EDUC109 - Diversity in Education
EDUC110 - Educational Psychology
Research, Presentations, and Publications
My research interests include adolescent literacy, the role of affective factors in students' academic achievement, metacognitive strategy use, and children's spiritual development.
Church Membership / Activities
I attend Flipside Church in Rancho Cucamonga with my wife Lori and my daughter Reagan. I am actively involved in the children's and youth ministry. My wife and I also partner with the Hungarian Baptist Church in Cluj-Napoca, Romania to co-lead an annual VBS-style summer children's camp.
Community Service / Involvement
Practical Work Experience:
My educational background includes a strong concentration in quantitative research methodology. After returning to UCR to complete my Ph.D., I worked as a graduate student researcher and educational consultant. Before that, I taught tenth grade English at Baldwin Park High School. As a high school teacher, I focused on applying the principles of cognitive psychology to the practical needs English learners and other at-risk students.