Researcher Hired at Copper Mountain College

    March 2, 2010

    JOSHUA TREE, Ca -Copper Mountain College is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. Tan Phan as the Director of Research and Grants for Copper Mountain College.

    Dr. Phan holds a Ph.D in Curriculum & Instruction from the University of British Columbia, a Master in Education from Dalhousie University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Saint Mary's University.

    Dr. Phan's experience as a Researcher includes work for Antelope Valley College, and as an Instructor of Educational Psychology, Statistics and Education Research for San Diego State University. She has experience working on program review, curriculum and instruction development, program planning and evaluation, assessment of student learning outcomes, and institutional research.

    Dr. Phan has assisted administrators in successfully writing Grants for Title V, TRIO, and VCTE (Perkins). She has also been the recipient of research grants including the Research, Scholarship and Creativity grant at SDSU, the University of British Columbia Graduate Fellowship, the Social Science & Humanities Research Council of Canada among others.

    Dr. Phan has published and presented multiple papers on institutional effectiveness and assessment, resiliency, and academic success of Vietnamese people.

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