Thompson, Virginia

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    DegreeInstitutionFieldDates
    EDD Teachers College Columbia University Mathematics Education 2009 
    MA Teachers College Columbia University Mathematics Education 2000 
    BS CUNY York College Mathematics 1998 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    InstitutionRankFieldDates
    York College Doctoral Lecturer Mathematics August 2011 - Present 
    York College Substitute Doctoral Lecturer Mathematics August 2010 - May 2011 
    York College Substitute Assistant Professor Mathematics August 2009 - May 2010 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


    InstitutionRankFieldDates
    York College Adjunct Lecturer Mathematics August 2005 - May 2006 
    NYU - Steinhardt School of Education Adjunct Lecturer Mathematics August 2003 - December 2004 
    York College Adjunct Lecturer Mathematics August 2000 - May 2003 
  4. Non Academic Experience


    Place of EmploymentTitleDate
    NYC Department of Homeless Services Technical Writer / Computer Trainer November 2004 - July 2006 
    NYC Department of Homeless Services Help Desk Analyst February 2000 - November 2004 
    NYC Department of Environmental Protection Computer Service Technician July 1996 - February 2000 
    NYC Department of Environmental Protection Part Time Clerical Associate July 1991 - July 1996 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    RankDates
    Doctoral Lecturer August 2011 - Present 
    Substitute Doctoral Lecturer August 2010 - May 2011 
    Substitute Assistant Professor August 2009 - May 2010 
    Adjunct Lecturer August 2005 - May 2006 
    Adjunct Lecturer August 2000 - May 2003 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Chapters in Books:
      3. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Government Reports or Monographs
    4. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "Teaching Math 119 at York" October 13, 2015: Mathematics Department Faculty members.

    "Effective Teaching Strategies with Computer Algebra Systems" May 9th, 2014: CUNY Mathematics Conference.

    "Teaching and Learning Mathematics Online" May 8th, 2013: Mathematics Department Faculty and Students.

    "How to Host a Successful Conference at York College" January 18th, 2013: Prof. 201 Faculty Development Workshop.

    "Technology in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics" October 27th 2011: Mathematics Department Faculty.

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:

      Virginia Thompson. "Student and Faculty Experiences Using Computer Algebra Systems in Undergraduate Mathematics Classrooms." Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education - Math. Aug. 18th 2015: 22.

    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    Teachers College, Columbia University Minority Scholarship: 2005-2009.

    City of New York, Mayor’s Excellence in Technology Award: 2001.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Math 120 Coordinator: Spring 2015 - Current.

      Math/CS Week (Helped Plan): Spring 2015.

      Member of the Curriculum Commitee: Fall 2013 - Current.

      Math 119 Coordinator: Spring 2013 - Current.

      Math 102 Coordinator: Spring 2013 - Current.

      Math 104 Coordinator: Spring 2012 - Fall 2014.

      Member of the seach commitee for Math/Teacher Ed dept for vacant position: Spring 2015 - current.

    2. Service to the School

      Judge at the New York City Metro JSHS: Spring 2015.

      Judge at the 12th Annual York College Science and Math Exposition 2015: Spring 2015.

      Volunteered at York’s 44th commencement: Spring 2014.

      Judge at the 11th Annual York College Science and Math Exposition 2014: Spring 2014.

      Judge at the New York City Metro JSHS: Spring 2014.

      Participated in the Adjunct Training Workshop: Winter 2014.

      Judge at the 10th Annual York College Science and Math Exposition 2013: Spring 2013.

      Judge at the New York City Metro JSHS: Spring 2013.

      Presented at the Prof. 201 faculty development workshop on the topic of: How to Host a Successful Conference at York College: Winter 2013.

      Co-Chaired T^3 Regional Conference at York College: Spring 2012.

      Judge at the 9th Annual York College Science and Math Exposition 2012: Spring 2012.

      Judge at the New York City Metro JSHS: Spring 2012.

    3. Service to the College
    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      Math 104 College Algebra 
      Math 111 Introduction to Statistics and Probability 
      Math 119 Computer Algebra Systems 
      Math 120 Precalculus 
      Math 121 Analytic Geometry Calculus I 
      Math 300 Independent Study of Selected Topics in Mathematics 
      Math 400 Independent Study of Selected Topics in Mathematics 
      Educ 440 Supervised Student Teaching, Mathematics, Grades 7-9 
      Educ 441 Supervised Student Teaching, Mathematics, Grades 10-12 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Math 119 Computer Algebra Systems (WEB), Developed a Online Course for Math 119.

Thompson, Virginia
 

Thompson, Virginia
Doctoral Lecturer
Mathematics and Computer Science