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ERIC Number: EJ785512
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Dec
Pages: 6
Abstractor: Author
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ISSN: ISSN-0098-6283
The Generalist's Corner: On Following Your Bliss--An Interview with Jane S. Halonen
Irons, Jessica G.
Teaching of Psychology, v34 n4 p262-267 Dec 2007
Jane S. Halonen is the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of West Florida, where she insists on teaching introductory psychology each fall. She was employed in various roles at Alverno College for 17 years and also served for 5 years as the Director of the School of Psychology at James Madison University. Past president of both the Society for the Teaching of Psychology and the Council for the Teachers of Undergraduate Psychology, Jane has been an avid supporter of teaching conferences in the discipline. Her scholarship includes work on critical thinking, assessment, and faculty development. She won the American Psychological Foundation Distinguished Teaching Award in 2000 and was named an "Eminent Woman in Psychology" in 2002. She coordinates the international Improving University Teaching conference and also serves as Chief Reader for the Psychology Advanced Placement exam. (Contains a list of 14 resources.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Florida