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Michael Atkisson

  • M.S. Instructional Systems Technology
  • Instructional Design Lead
  • Allen Communication Learning Services Inc
  • 11Followers
  • 11Following

Research interests

and Organizational Analysis Tools.Philosophy of ScienceEpistemologySituated LearningCommunities of PracticeDesign ResearchEvaluationPsychometricsStrategy as PracticeBusiness IntelligenceLearning Analytics

About

- Born in Elvis' home town the year he died - Grew up water skiing and jet skiing in Muskegon Michigan - Moved to Utah to snowboard after high school - Started college in jazz composition on the guitar to better my song writing craft, but couldn't hack it, and switched to Spanish - Married a wonderful woman in 2004, Kristen Fullmer, who keeps me happy and makes it all worth it - Had Peter and Greta, our awesome twins, in 2008 - Currently trying to survive home-life, working 30 hours per week, and a Ph.D. program

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Professional experience

Instructional Design Lead

Allen Communication Learning Services

August 2006 - Present

Instructor

Indiana Univeristy Bloomington

January 2006 - May 2006(4 months)

Instructional Design Contractor

Option Six, Inc.

March 2006 - April 2006(a month)

Evaluation Specialist

Technology Assissted Language Learning (TALL)

June 2004 - August 2005(a year)

Adult ESL Assistant Administrator

Park City School District

January 2004 - June 2004(5 months)

Course Developer and Instructor

Park City School District

August 2003 - June 2004(10 months)

Full-time, Volunteer Proselytizing Missionary

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

February 1998 - March 2000(2 years)

Education

Ph.D. Instructional Psychology and Technology

Brigham Young University

August 2009 - Present

M.S. Instructional Systems Technology

Indiana University Bloomington

August 2005 - December 2006(a year)

Transfer, M.S. Instructional Psychology and Technology

Brigham Young University

August 2004 - August 2005(a year)

B.A. Spanish Language and Literature

The University of Utah

May 2000 - May 2003(3 years)