Dr. Brian McAlister

Director, University of Wisconsin-Stout
School of Education
College of Education, Hospitality, Health and Human Sciences

Office: 267B Heritage Hall
Phone: 715-232-1168
Email: mcalisterb@uwstout.edu

Research Interests: Mindful approaches to classroom Management

Education

    • Ph D Education
      University of Illinois
      Urbana-Champaign, IL, United States, 1992
    • MS Industrial Technology
      Western Illinois University
      Macomb, IL, United States, 1986
    • BS Industrial Education
      Western Illinois University
      Macomb, IL, United States, 1982

Licensures and Certifications

  • RYT 200 Certified Yoga Instructor: Yoga Alliance

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, School of Education
        Director
        January 2011 -

Presentations

    Uncategorized

    • Brand, A., & McAlister, B. (April, 2015). A mindful approach to self-care for educators. Early Childhood Education Conference, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Brand, A., McAlister, B., Hamilton, M., R, S., & Reinke, J. (April, 2015). Contemplative practices in higher education: A community of practice. Office of Professional & Instructional Development Conference,, Green Lake, WI.
    • Brand, A., & McAlister, B. (March, 2014). Mindful practices for teachers: Supporting a commitment to education. . Wisconsin Association for Colleges of Teacher Education,, Madison , WI.

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grant

    • McAlister, B., & Kuchta, M. A. Advancing Science Learning. Sponsored by UW-System Wisconsin Improving Teacher Quality Program, $38701.

Professional Memberships

  • Wisconsin Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (WACTE)
  • Epsilon Pi Tau (EPT)
  • Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE)
  • Council on Technology and Engineering Teacher Education (CTETE)
  • International Technology and Engineering Education Association (ITEEA)
  • Technology Education For Children Council (TECC)

Service

    Professional

    • Officer, Treasurer, Wisconsin Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (August 2007 - Present)
    • Officer, Treasurer, Council on Technology and Engineering Teacher Education (June 1987 - Present)