NSW Edu Society Lecture/Workshop - Prof Jeffery Froyd

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Prof Jeffery Froyd, Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Education will be involved in an open discussion with participants on what it takes to publish a high quality engineering education journal. Participants will gain an insight into the three different areas of scholarship and their requirements for publishing within the IEEE Transactions on Education.

The event will be held online using the iSee platform. This is an immersive video augmented 3D virtual world, group meeting software. As a result individuals can participate from any location as long as they have an internet connection (4G or better recommended) and a PC or MAC with webcam and microphone.

Registration is limited and based on a first come, first served basis. Registration will be closed on the 6th of June 2016 at 8pm. Soon after the registration deadline has passed, all registered guests will be emailed a web link that will allow you to download the software and participate in the session. It is recommended that guests test access in advance of the session to eliminate any technical issues.

Dr. Jeffrey E. Froyd received the B.S. degree in mathematics from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. He is a TEES Research Professor in the Office of Engineering Academic and Student Affairs at Texas A&M University, College Station. He was an Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. At Rose-Hulman, he co-created the Integrated, First-Year Curriculum in Science, Engineering and Mathematics, which was recognized in 1997 with a Hesburgh Award Certificate of Excellence. He served as Project Director a National Science Foundation (NSF) Engineering Education Coalition in which six institutions systematically renewed, assessed, and institutionalized innovative undergraduate engineering curricula. He has authored over 70 papers and offered over 30 workshops on faculty development, curricular change, curriculum redesign, and assessment. He has served as a program co-chair for three Frontiers in Education Conferences and the general chair for the 2009 conference. Prof. Froyd is a Fellow of the IEEE, a Fellow of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), an ABET Program Evaluator, the Editor-in-Chief for the IEEE Transactions on Education, a Senior Associate Editor for the Journal of Engineering Education, and an Associate Editor for the International Journal of STEM Education



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  • Online via iSee software platform, New South Wales
  • Australia

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  • Starts 04 February 2016 08:00 PM
  • Ends 06 June 2016 08:00 PM
  • All times are Australia/Sydney
  • No Admission Charge
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Prof Froyd

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Publishing in the IEEE Transactions on Education

Prof Jeffery Froyd, Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Education will be involved in an open discussion with participants on what it takes to publish a high quality engineering education journal. Participants will gain an insight into the three different areas of scholariship and their requirements for publsihing within the IEEE Transactions on Education.

Prof Froyd

Topic:

Publishing in the IEEE Transactions on Education

Biography: