JENNIFER

WANG

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EDUCATION

Ph.D. Engineering, Science, and Math Education :: University of California, Berkeley :: 2014
M.S. Mechanical Engineering :: University of California, Berkeley :: 2011
B.S. Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences :: University of California, Berkeley :: 2009

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Researcher :: Google :: 2014 - present
Graduate Student Researcher :: Lawrence Hall of Science :: 2010 - 2014
Graduate Student Researcher :: Computer Science Education :: 2009 - 2010
Undergraduate Researcher :: Mobile Learning :: 2009
Research Apprentice :: Particle Physics :: 2007
Research Intern :: Center for Embedded Networked Sensing :: 2006

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Teacher :: Career Development at Santa Clara County Jail :: Fall 2015
Teacher :: Math at San Quentin Prison :: Summer 2014
Teacher :: Compass Physics Summer Program :: Summer 2013
Teaching Assistant :: Intro to Computer Science :: Fall 2009
Teaching Associate :: "Surviving Engineering" :: Fall 2008

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Volunteer Mentor :: Emerson Elementary :: 2005 - 2011
Intern :: Exploratorium :: 2009
Math and Physics Tutor :: Academic Services :: 2006 - 2009
Technical Intern :: Lockheed Martin :: 2008

PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

Wang, J. & Agogino, A. (2014). Learning about Learning and Engineering: Engineers, Students, and Educators Co-Design Challenges for a Science Center. Proceedings from the 121st American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition. Indianapolis, IN.

Wang, J. (2014). Design Challenges at a Science Center: Are Children Engineering? Paper presented at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting. Philadelphia, PA.

Wang, J. & Agogino, A. (2013). Cross-Community Design and Implementation of Engineering Tinkering Activities at a Science Center. Paper presented at FabLearn 2013, Digital Fabrication in Education Conference. Stanford, CA.

Mayer, M., Wang, J., & Hsi, S. (2013). The Evolution of Ingenuity Programs at the Lawrence Hall of Science. Paper presented at FabLearn 2013, Digital Fabrication in Education Conference. Stanford, CA.

Wang, J., Lawrence, J., Harris-Lovett, S., Torkelson, A.A., Charbonnet, J., Mayer, M., McLeod, P., & Hussain, F. (2013). “Design and Implementation of a Hands-On Water Engineering Challenge for a Public Science Center: An Interdisciplinary Collaboration of Scientists, Engineers, and Museum Staff.” Poster presented at the 2013 Association of Environmental Engineering & Science Professors 50th Anniversary Conference. Golden, CO.

Wang, J. (2013). Ingenuity Lab: Making and Engineering through Design Challenges at a Science Center. Proceedings from the 120th American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition. Atlanta, GA. Design in Engineering Education Division Best Paper Finalist.

Ansari, F., Wang, J., Shelby, R., Patten, E., & Pruitt, L. (2013). A Follow-up Study of a First-Year Leadership and Service Learning Module. Proceedings from the 120th American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition. Atlanta, GA.

Wang, J., Werner-Avidon, M., Newton, L., Randol, S., Smith, B., & Walker, G. (2013). Ingenuity in Action: Connecting Tinkering to Engineering Design Processes. Journal of Pre-College Engineering Education Research, 3(1), 1-21.

Shelby, R., Patten, E., Ansari, F., Pruitt, L., Walker, G. & Wang, J. (2013). Implementation of Leadership and Service Learning in a First-Year Engineering Course Enhances Professional Skills. International Journal of Engineering Education, 29(1), 85-98.

Wang, J. & Walker, G. (2013). Ingenuity in Action: Collaboration and Design at a Science Museum. The International Journal of Design Education, 6(1), 47-62.

Wang, J., Patten, E., Shelby, R., Ansari, F., and Pruitt, L. (2012). Leadership and Service Learning Improves Confidence of Engineering Skills in Women. Proceedings from the 119th American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition. San Antonio, TX. Denice Dee Denton Best Paper Award.

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