Faculty Profile

Dr. Mark Jones

mjones5@lhup.edu | 225 Akeley Hall, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2401

Education: 

Ph.D.  Computer and Information Sciences, University of Delaware. 1994.

M.S.   Computer and Information Sciences, University of Delaware. 1989.

B.S.    Computer Science, Millersville University. 1987.

Courses Most Commonly Taught: Contemporary Issues in Computing; Discrete Structures and Formal Languages; Fundamentals of Networking; Introduction to Computers; Introduction to Computing and Problem Solving; Programming I

Courses Developed: Discrete Structures and Formal Languages

Programs Developed: The LHU Applied Computer Science Program (Along with colleagues.)

Professional Publications: 

Jones, Mark, “Coaxing the Genie from the Bottle: The Time for Computer Science Education for the Masses.” Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference of The Pennsylvania Association of Computer and Information Science Educators (PACISE), April 5-6, 2013. 

Jones, Mark, “Experiences in the Assessment of Teamwork and Information Literacy.” Proceedings of the 27th Annual Conference of The Pennsylvania Association of Computer and Information Science Educators (PACISE), March 30-31, 2012. 

Jones, Mark, “Addressing the Cognitive Implications of Habitual Technology Use in the University Classroom.” Proceedings of the 26th Annual Conference of The Pennsylvania Association of Computer and Information Science Educators (PACISE), April 8-9, 2011. 

Jones, Mark, “The Impact of Technical Problems on Student Perceptions of Faculty Effectiveness in a Computer Literacy Course.” Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of The Pennsylvania Association of Computer and Information Science Educators (PACISE), April 9-10, 2010. 

Jones, Mark & Wooley, Bruce, “Use of Instructional Tools in a Computer Literacy Course.” Proceedings of the 24th Annual Conference of The Pennsylvania Association of Computer and Information Science Educators (PACISE), April 3-4 2009.

Tan, Joo & Jones, Mark, A case study of classroom experience with client-based team projects. Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges 23, 5 (May 2008), 150-159.  

Professional Presentations:

Jones, Mark, A. “Mindfulness in the Classroom and on Campus”, Part of LHU University Days  Lock Haven University.  August 21, 2013.

Jones, Mark, A. “A Whirlwind Overview of Artificial Intelligence” Sponsored by the LHU Chapter of the Association of Computing Machinery.  Lock Haven University.  Nov. 15, 2012.

Jones, Mark, A. “Using Spreadsheets to Create D2L Quizzes”, Part of LHU University Days  Lock Haven University.  Jan. 12, 2011 and August 2012.

Areas of Expertise: Computer Science Education, Artificial Intelligence

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