Read below to find out about the NYU Shanghai instructional technologists, and what they are doing to enhance education with technology.
Yun is a Fellow of Technology Enhanced Education (TEE) at NYU Shanghai. Her work has a focus on online course assessment and data visualization. Yun works closely with the Research and Instructional Technology Services (RITS) team on online/blended courses and instructional support. She also cooperates with other academic units on projects relevant to her data skills. Yun holds her Bachelor's degree from Peking University and her Master's from Columbia University (GSAS), both in Sociology.
Adrian helps manage instructional technology use by staff and faculty across NYU Shanghai and holds a Masters degree in Educational Technology. He has an information management background in government, health and education sectors in the UK and Asia. Adrian joined NYU Shanghai in 2014 and works in close consultation with faculty to understand pedagogy needs in the use of instructional technologies as well as development of a range of TEE (Technology Enhanced Education) experiments and initiatives in fully online and blended learning courses, working closely with instructional technologists at NYU Shanghai and across the NYU's global locations.
Fan is a Faculty Technology Specialist at NYU Shanghai. She holds a Master degree in Information Science and has worked as consultant, designer, and project manager on educational projects. Fan joined NYU Shanghai in fall 2016 and works closely with faculty to facilitate teaching through the application of various instructional technologies including GIS, blended and online learning, visualization, digital learning environments,etc. She develops and delivers workshops based upon the request of faculty. Together with the Research and Instructional Technology (RITS) team and specialists over the global communities of NYU, Fan collaborates with colleagues to provide technical support and pedagogical consultation for faculty.
Angela is a Teaching and Learning Technology Supervisor at NYU Shanghai who works closely with faculty and students as well as instructional technologists in Shanghai and New York. She consults with faculty to support daily operation of academic tools such as NYU Classes, NYU Stream, E-Textbooks and other systems in their teaching and research. She also facilitates workshops on NYU academic tools and other technology skills such as Microsoft Office for faculty, students, and staff at NYU Shanghai. Angela holds bachelor degrees in both Computer Science and English from East China Normal University.
Mia is a consultant and designer who works closely with faculty in conceptualization, development, and redesign of courses that are both offered in classroom settings and online formats. She holds her Double Masters in Global Media and Communications from LSE and USC, and leverages her skills to help faculty and students incorporate multimedia, among other digital tools, in their teaching, research and learning. She also facilitates workshops on video production, animation, and digital expressions for faculty, students, and staff at NYU Shanghai. In addition to consulting and training, she provides support for the pedagogical use of NYU Classes.