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James Marken

  • James Marken
  • Assistant Professor
  • STEM Education & Professional Studies
  • 251-5b Education Building
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4305
  • jmarken@odu.edu
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  • James A. Marken is an Assistant Professor of Instructional Design and Technology at Old Dominion University. He obtained his Ph.D. from Indiana University in 2006.
  • Education

    Indiana University, 2006
    Major: Instructional Systems Technology
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Indiana University, 1996
    Major: Applied Linguistics
    Degree: M.A.
    Beloit College, 1987
    Major: Creative Writing
    Degree: B.A.
  • Research Interests

    Human Performance Technology in non-business settings Designing and developing effective training/performance solutions for international environments The non-instructional elements that enable good instruction
  • 2004: Beechler Fellowship, Indiana University
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Student-Centered Inquiry-Based Learning in Mathematics and Science through Modeling and Simulation (MS2)
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: August 16, 2009 - August 15, 2014
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Steckroth, J. J.; Watson, G. S.; Marken, J. A.; Morrison, G. R.; Myran, S.
    Focusing On Modeling & Simulation In Hampton Roads: A Proposal To Enhance The Effectiveness Of Science, Technology, Engineering And Math-Related Teaching
    Sponsoring Organization: NEA Foundation
    Date: September 16, 2008 - September 15, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Marken, J. A.; Watson, G. S.
    Instruction & Learning in a Virtual Intensive Care Unit
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University, Office of Research
    Date: June 16, 2008 - December 20, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Watson, G. S.; Gaff, H.; Marken, J. A.; Curry-Lourenco, K. A.; Wiles, L.
    Instruction & Learning in a Virtual Intensive Care Unit
    Sponsoring Organization: University of Maryland School of Medicine
    Date: June 16, 2008 - December 20, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Other
    Investigators:Watson, G. S.; Gaff, H.; Marken, J. A.; Curry-Lourenco, K. A.; Wiles, L.