Keynote presenter Steven Pollock, a 2013 Carnegie Professor of the Year
Steven Pollock received his PhD in theoretical Nuclear Physics from Stanford University. He is a Pew/Carnegie teaching scholar, a University of Colorado president's teaching scholar, a 2013 Carnegie Outstanding Doctoral and Research Universities Professor of the Year. The Carnegie Foundation recognized his national reputation as an educator of excellence whose work is transforming physics education and as a key leader of education reform nationally. Pollock has helped revamp the physics curriculum at his own institution through a program that encourages more student group learning and helped produce research that has influenced instruction at other institutions. His current research is in the field of PER (Physics Education Research), investigating student learning in large and small scale physics classes, and the constraints and opportunities involved in replicating "proven" curricular practice.
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