Joann Yang

1 Leigh Dr. Madsion, NJ, 07940,  USA
Telephonpe: (732)407-6940 (Cell)
(973)408-3420    (O)

       Master of Science. in Education, May 2000
        Curriculum, Instruction, and Media Technology (CIMT)
        Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

       Bachelor of Science. in Social Work, June 1995
        Shih Chien University, Taipei, Taiwan


      Online Learning Specialist, Academic Technology, Drew University
        January 2001 - Present
        - To provide support in the integration of instructional software.
        - To assist in the development of online courses.
        - To produce online documentation.
        - To solve faculty’s computer problems.
        - To research, promote, and advise faculty on the benefits and pitfalls of  technology enhanced teaching and learning.
        - To balance the benefit of traditional learning and online learning.
        - To teach via one on one, small group, and online method.

      Instructional Assistant,  Burlington Township Schools - Thomas O. Hopkins Middle School,
       June, 2000 - November, 2000
       -    teachers aid as media technologic suporter in the classroom
       -    trouble sooting for computer problems

    Graduate Assistant, Department of CITM, Indiana State University
        September, 1999 – Present
        - responsible for the web-based courses design
        - designed program web-site
        - in charge of technologic suggestion and support
        - participated in program promoting process

       Internship, Assistant of Instructional Resource Center, Indiana State University
        February, 1999 – August, 1999
        - web site design
        - software and networking installing
        - made software instructional brochure
        - produced media material for web site

       Consultant Level II of Student Computer Lab, Indiana State University
        February 1998 – August, 1999
        - resolve students’ computer problems
        - managed the lab operation

       Supervisor in Department of Customer Services Field Work, AcNielsen, Taiwan Ltd.
        November 19995 – December, 1996
        - planned and executed the schedule for research cases
        - controlled the sample quota and types during research
        - responsible for problem solving and trouble shooting
        - reported research results to the supervisors
        - in charge of Computer Assist Telephone Interview System

       Marketing Assistant, Mengo Trading and Manpower Development Co., Ltd.
        June, 1995 – October, 1995
        - managed foreign labor trading progress
        - dealt with official paperwork

       Computer Teaching Assistant & Exhibition Explainer, Information Science & Technology
        Exhibition.     May, 1993 – June, 1994
        - instructional teaching assistant
        - guided visiting groups in the Exhibition Center
        - trained exhibition volunteer

       Marketing Research Practitioner Supervisor and Investigator, McCann-Erickson Taiwan
        Advertising Agency.     May 1991 – May 1994
        - questionnaire investigator
        - data collector

Computer Skills:

       - Macromedia Products: Flash 5.0, Dreamweaver 4.0, Fireworks 4.0, Freehand 10.0, Director 8.2 Authorware 5.0,
       - Media product:  Adobe Premier 5.0, Hpyerstudio 3.2
       - Photo Design: Adobe Photoshop 6.0, Jasc Paint Shop Pro 7.0, Adobe PageMaker 6.0,
       - Database: Visual Basic 5.0
       - Web Language: HTML,
       - Web Design programe: Netscape Composer, PageMill 3.0, Front Page 97
       - Microsoft Office 2000 suit and WordPerfect office 200
       - Networking knowledge: Windows NT, Novell 5.0
       - Operation System: Window 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Macintosh
       - Course Management System: CourseInfo 3.0, WebCT

Computer Certification:
        Certified Internet Webmaster certification - In progress, scheduling to get the certification by June 2002

Teaching Experience:

       Teacher Assistant, Distance Education Division of Lifelong Learning,
        Non-credit programs, Indiana State University. September, 1999 – Present
        - Microsoft Word
        - Microsoft Power Point


       Co-presentator of "How to design a web course using CourseInfo"
        Indiana State University Center for Teaching and Learning, Winterfest Conference,
        January, 2000

Extra Training:

       Certification of General Management
        Chinese Culture University of Continuing Education. April, 1997


       President, Chinese Student Association in Indiana State University
       Activity Designer, Pallas Human Resources R&D Center
       Activity Counselor, John Tung Foundation
       Team Manager, School Representative Volleyball Team of Shih Chien College