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Jean Downs

  • Instructional Designer & Assessment Specialist
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  • 2PublicationsNumber of items in Jean's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

metacognitive promptsdigital pedagogyassessmentdigital textonline learninginstructional designmetacognition


I am currently completing my dissertation, focused on improving students' metacognitive awareness of reading strategies with embedded metacognitive prompts in digital texts

Following (16)

  • Sarah DeLozier

    Sarah DeLozier

  • N.G. Holmes

    N.G. HolmesCornell University

  • Ido Roll

    Ido RollUniversity of British Columbia

  • Lucy Barnard-Brak

    Lucy Barnard-Brak

  • Logan Fiorella

    Logan FiorellaUniversity of Georgia

  • Phil Winne

    Phil WinneSimon Fraser University

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Publications (2)

  • Dose- and time-dependent estradiol modulation of morphine antinociception in adult female rats

    • Craft R
    • Ulibarri C
    • Leitl M
    • et al.
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  • Testosterone modulation of reproductive indices vs. morphine antinociception in male rats.

    • Jean E. Sumner, Catherine Ulibarri R
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Professional experience

Instructional Designer & Assessment Specialist


August 2017 - Present

Dean, Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment

Del Mar College

January 2015 - August 2016(2 years)

Director of Assessment

Del Mar College

May 2014 - December 2015(2 years)


PhD Student - Instructional Design for Online Learning

Capella University

October 2013 - Present

MS Psychology

Washington State University

August 2003 - August 2005(2 years)