Faculty Profile for Dr. Jennifer D Palomino

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Dr. Jennifer D Palomino
Senior Lecturer — Physics
RFM 3234
phone: (512) 245-2131

Biography Section

Biography and Education

BA Physics - UT Austin
BS Mathematics - UT Austin
MS Physics - Texas State
PhD Science Education - UT Austin

Teaching Interests

Physics Education, Pre-service science education, inquiry based learning

Research Interests

Physics Education, Pre-service science education

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Metoyer, S., Miller, S., Westmoreland, S., & Mount, J. (2016). Examples From the Trenches: Improving Student Learning in the Sciences Using Team-Based Learning. Journal of College Science Teaching, 14May.
  • Mount, J., Marshall, J., & Fuller, E. (2016). Tracking the Career Paths of Physics Teachers in Texas. Phys. Teach, 51, 422-.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor for 2018, Alpha Chi National Honor. January 2018 - May 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi's Favorite Professors for 2014, Alpha Chi. March 1, 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Delta Gamma-Zeta Eta's Professor of the Month, Delta Gamma-Zeta Eta. February 1, 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Professor of the Year, NTSO at Texas State University. January 1, 2011 - December 1, 2011

Selected Grants

  • Palomino, Jennifer D. Nontenure Line Faculty Workload Release Program, Faculty Senate, Texas State University. (Submitted: August 2015, Funded: August 2016 - May 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Scholarship Committee
January 2017-Present
Member
Course Coordinator Phys 1310 and Phys 1320 courses
January 2017-Present
Member
Course Coordinator Phys 1110
January 2017-Present
University Mentor
August 2018-December 2018
Judge
Annual Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Conference
April 1, 2018-April 1, 2018