### Educational Background

- M.S., Mathematics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

Advisor: John M. Neuberger, Ph.D.

- B.S., Apple Mathematics, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA
- A.S., Math and Science, Victor Valley College, Victorville, CA
- Completed 40 Units of Upper Division Undergraduate Physics Courses at California State University, San Bernardino

### Professional Background

- October 2015 - Present: Society of Physics Students, VVC Chapter Faculty Advisor
- Summers 2014-2018: Visiting Professor at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center
- August 2011 - Present: VVC Physics Club Faculty Advisor
- August 2010 - Present: Professor, Departments of Physics and Mathematics, VVC, Victorville, CA
- June 2008 - Present: JPL's CURE Program VVC Campus Faculty Advisor
- January 2008 - August 2010: Associate Professor, Department of Physics, VVC, Victorville, CA
- August 2007 - August 2010: Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, VVC, Victorville, CA
- August 2004 - August 2007: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, VVC, Victorville, CA
- August 200 - August 2004: Instructor, Department of Mathematics, VVC, Victorville, CA
- August 1997 - August 2000: Graduate Teaching Assistant, Mathematics, NAU, Flagstaff, AZ
- Summers 1998-1999: Core Faculty, Mathematics, Four Corners Math and Science Summer Program, NAU, Flagstaff, AZ
- January 1995 - August 1997: Assistant Director, Math and Science Center, Scottsdale Community College, Scottsdale, AZ
- August 1995 - August 1997: Mathematics and Physics Tutor, Department of Athletics, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
- January 1990 - June 1991: Physics Lab Technician, VVC, Victorville, CA
- January 1989 - June 1991: Mathematics Tutor, VVC, Victorville, CA

### Grants

- NSF - CREST II Grant Team Member with VVC, COD, and CSUSB submitted 2019. (Funded for $5 million for 2020 - 2024)
- VVC Faculty Grant Program submitted 2018 - Student Research (Funded for $2400)
- VVC Faculty Grant Program submitted 2018 - Alternative Fuel Vehicle (Funded for $1500)
- VVC Faculty Grant Program submitted 2017 - Student Research (Funded for $2400)
- VVC Faculty Grant Program submitted 2017 - Design, build, launch a Rocket. (Funded for $2500)
- Rising Data NASA Grant Consortium Team Member submitted 2016. (Funded for 2 years 2017 - 2018)
- California Space Grant Consortium Team Member submitted 2015. (Funded 2015 - 2017)
- NSF - CREST Grant Team Member with VVC, COD, and CSUSB submitted 2014. (Funded for $5 million for 2015 - 2019)
- VVC Faculty Grant Program submitted 2009. (Funded for $1250)
- Title V Grant Team Member submitted 2004. (Funded for $2.4 million for 2005 - 2010)
- VVC Faculty Grant Program submitted 2003. (Funded for $2500)

### Presentations

- Undergraduate Computational Research Opportunities in Introductory Courses, AAPT Summer Meeting 2018
- Engaging STEM Students Through Partnerships, CUR URPD Conference 2017
- An Inquiry Based Learning Approach to University Physics, R. L. Moore Conference 2013
- Integration by Parts and the Hydrogen Atom, VVC 2003
- Matrices in Physics Education, VVC 2002
- Teaching as a Career, VVC 2001
- Nonlinear Elliptical Boundary Value Problems, MAA Southwest Regional Conference, 2000
- Bifurcation Diagrams and Stability of Critical Points, NAU Applied Math Seminar Series, 2000

### Publications

- Printed Test Bank for Introductory Statistics, Tenth Edition, by Neil Weis, Addison-Wesley 2014
- Printed Test Bank for Elementary Statistics, Ninth Edition, by Neil Weis, Addison-Wesley 2014
- Printed Test Bank for Introductory Statistics, Ninth Edition, by Neil Weis, Addison-Wesley 2011
- Printed Test Bank for Elementary Statistics, Eighth Edition, by Neil Weis, Addison-Wesley 2011
- Printed Test Bank for Introductory Statistics, Eighth Edition, by Neil Weis, Addison-Wesley 2007
- Printed Test Bank for Elementary Statistics, Seventh Edition, by Neil Weis, Addison-Wesley 2007
- Instructor's Solution Manual for Calculus for the Life Sciences, by Bittinger, Brand, and Quintanella, Addison-Wesley 2006
- Student's Solution Manual for Calculus for the Life Sciences, by Bittinger, Brand, and Quintanella, Addison-Wesley 2006
- Printed Test Bank for Introductory Statistics, Seventh Edition, by Neil Weis, Addison-Wesley 2004
- Printed Test Bank for Elementary Statistics, Sixth Edition, by Neil Weis, Addison-Wesley 2004
- Nonlinear Elliptic Value Problems: A Numerical Approach, (Thesis), NAU 2000

### Awards

- Best Mentor Award, VVC Students 2019
- Reverse Teacher's Pet Award, VVC 2013
- Students Choice Award, VVC 2010
- Student Choice Award, VVC 2009
- Student Choice Award, VVC 2008
- Who's Who Among America's Teachers 2006-2007
- Graduate Teaching Assistant of the Year, NAU 2000
- Tutor of the Semester, ASU Athletics Department, 1995
- Tutor of the Year, VVC 1991

### Professional Organizations Membership

- American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)
- Society of Physics Students (SPS)
- American Institute of Physics (AIP)
- American Physical Society (APS)
- Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
- American Mathematical Association for Two Year Colleges (AMATYC)
- California Mathematics Council Community Colleges South (CMC^3-South)

### Other Skills

- Experience Using Windows and Apple Computers
- Experience Using CANVAS, Blackboard and Moodle Course Management Systems
- Experience Using Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint
- Experience Using Pages, Numbers, and Keynote
- Experience Using LaTeX Typesetting Software
- Experience Using Maple and Mathematica Computer Algebra Systems
- Experience Using Minitab Statistical Analysis Software