David Stricker

Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Doctoral Faculty Member, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Bachelor of Science in Technology and Science Education Program Director, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Bachelor of Science in Technology Education Program Director, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Teaching, Learning and Leadership
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Office: 225E Communication Technologies Building
Phone: 715-232-2757
Email: strickerd@uwstout.edu

Education

    • Ph D College of Work and Human Resource Education
      University of Minnestoa
      Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, United States, 2008
    • M ED College of Work and Human Resrouce Education
      University of Minnesota
      Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, United States, 2001
    • BA Bachelor of Arts in Criminology
      University of Minnesota
      Duluth, MN, United States, 1994

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, School of Education
        Associate Professor
        2014 -
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, EdD in Career and Technical Education program
        Doctoral Faculty Member
        2014 -
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, School of Education
        Bachelor of Science in Technology and Science Education Program Director
        2010 -
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, School of Education
        Bachelor of Science in Technology Education Program Director
        2010 -
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, School of Education
        Assistant Professor
        2008 - 2014
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, School of Education
        Master in Technology Education Program Director
        2008 - 2010
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, School of Education
        Lecturer
        2007 - 2008
      • University of Minnesota
        Graduate Teaching Assistant
        2005 - 2008

    Academic - P-12

      • Lakeville South High School
        Technology Education Teacher
        2005 - 2007
      • Blackhawk Middle School
        Technology Education Teacher
        2001 - 2005
      • Wrenshall School
        Technology Education Teacher
        1998 - 1999

Intellectual Contributions

    Journal Article

    • Welty, K., & Stricker, D. R. (In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted). Capturing Student Learning – Engineering Style. .
    • Stricker, D. R., & Mason, K. (Not Accepted). Units in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): Engaging Students in Inquiry and Project-based Learning. . .
    • Stricker, D. R. (2011). A Case Study of Teaching Engineering Concepts in Science. .
    • Stricker, D. R. (2009). Thinking Small: Nano Small. .

    Book, Chapter

    • Stricker, D. R., Welty, K., & Daugherty, J. (Submitted). Assessing Curriculum Fit. 61st yearbook of the Council on Technology Teacher Education , New York: Glencoe.
    • Stricker, D. R., Gimmell, P., & Warner, S. A. (2011). The Many Forms of Creative Expression. 60th yearbook of the Council on Technology Teacher Education , New York: Glencoe.

    Doctoral dissertation

    • Stricker, D. R. (Unpublished). Creativity in Art, Music and Technology Education. (Doctoral dissertation). , St. Paul/Minneapolis: University of Minnesota.

Presentations

    Uncategorized

    • Stricker, D. R. (September, 2014). STOUT is offering online Tech Ed Licensure!. Minnesota Technology and Engineering Education Conference, St Cloud, MN, United States.
    • Welty, K., & Stricker, D. (November, 2013). Engineering Design as a Vehicle for Situated Learning. Mississippi Valley Technology Teacher Education Conference, Chicago, IL, United States.
    • Mason, K., & Stricker, D. R. (April, 2013). Integrated STEM Projects: Teaching Technology and Engineering Concepts to Address the Next Generation Science Standards. National Science Teacher Association National Conference on Science Education, San Antonio, TX, United States.
    • Welty, K., & Stricker, D. R. (March, 2013). Capturing Student Learning – Engineering Style. International Technology and Engineering Education Conference, Columbus, OH, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R., & Mason, K. (March, 2013). Rural STEM Integration – What is Important and Effective?. International Technology and Engineering Education Conference, Columbus, OH, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (March, 2013). Structures: What ALL students should know. Wisconsin Technology and Engineering Education Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (March, 2013). Structures: What ALL students should know. Wisconsin Technology and Engineering Education Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (September, 2012). . Stout has Assembled A New STEM Curriculum. Minnesota Technology and Engineering Education Conference, St Cloud, MN, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R., & Welty, K. (July, 2012). Leveraging Simple Problems to Introduce Engineering Principles and Ways of Thinking. ASQ Advancing the STEM Agenda Conference, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R., & Welty, K. (July, 2012). Engineering Thinking - A Guided Inquiry Approach. Colloquium on P-12 STEM Education Research, Minneapolis, MN, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R., & Welty, K. (April, 2012). Making engineering accessible through simplicity.. P-12 Engineering and Design Education Research Summit, Washington, DC, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (August, 2011). Integrated STEM Units in collaboration with Chetek-Weyerhauser School District. Colloquium on P-12 STEM Education Research, St Paul, MN, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (August, 2010). A Case Study of Teaching Engineering Concepts in Science. P-12 Engineering and Design Education Research Summit, Seaside, OR, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (April, 2010). Creativity in Art, Music and Technology Education. National Center for Engineering and Technology Education, Spring Seminar Series, Logan, UT, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (March, 2010). A Case Study of Teaching Engineering Concepts in Science. International Technology Education Association Conference, Charlotte, NC, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (October, 2009). Perspectives in Learning and Thinking: Expert and Novice Technological Literacy. Mississippi Valley Technology Teacher Education Conference, Nashville, TN, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (October, 2008). Creativity in Art, Music and Technology Education. Technology Education Conference, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (May, 2008). Creativity in Art, Music and Technology Education. Technology Education Conference, St Paul, MN, United States.
    • Stricker, D. R. (October, 2007). Robotics Engineering in a Traditional Lab Setting. Technology Education Conference, Menomonie, WI, United States.

Applied Research

    Conducted Annual Evaluations

    • University of Wisconsin-Stout
      Bachelor of Science in Technology Education (BSTE) and Bachelor of Science in Technology and Science Education (BST&SE) Program (2010 - 2015)

    Graduate Thesis Paper- Committee Member

    • Daniel R. Kovach
      Perceptions of Veterans Using Their Post 9/11 GI BILL Benefits at the University of Wisconsin Stout (2014 - 2014)
    • Marsha M. Tweedy
      An examination of the use of dental simulation curriculum within the Wisconsin Technical College System Dental Education Program (2013 - 2013)
    • Tom E. Felton
      Identifying sustainable design skills required by employers of Architectural Technology Graduates in the Northeast Wisconsin Technical College District (2012 - 2012)
    • William J. Truttschel, III
      An Analysis of Math TABE Scores as Predictors of GED Attainment, Post-Secondary Matriculation, and Post-Secondary Completion from One- and Two-Year Programs at Northcentral Technical College in Wausau, WI (2010 - 2010)

    Graduate Thesis Paper- Chair Member

    • Kathryn Magnor
      The effects of nutrition education and exposure on nutrition knowledge and self-efficacy on elementary school children in New Richmond, Wisconsin (2014 - 2014)

    Consulting

    • University of Wisconsin-Stout
      • Revised the Bachelor of Science in Technology Education Program (September 2012 - May 2013)
    • University of Wisconsin-Stout
      • Revised the Master of Science in Technology Education Program (2008 - 2009)

    Graduate Thesis Paper- Plan B Advisor

    • Brian J. Cardarella
      Analysis of enrollment trends in technology education courses at Lakes Community High School (2012 - 2012)
    • Robert Ligocki
      An Analysis of the Effectiveness of Orthographic Projection Activities in Teaching Spatial Reasoning Concepts to Sixth Grade Students at Greendale Middle School (2011 - 2011)
    • Kraig Kalka
      A Study on the Perceptions and Interests of Female Students About Technology Education Course Content and Activities at Poynette High School (2010 - 2010)

    Conducted annual evaluations

    • Master of Science in Technology Education Program
      (2008 - 2010)

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Sponsored Research

    • Welty, K., & Stricker, D. Introducing Integrated STEM Units of Instruction in Collaboration with the Chetek School District. Sponsored by CEHHS Merle Price Mentor-Mentee Research Award, $3000.

    Grant

    • Stricker, D. A Case Study of the Use of Commercial Engineering Curriculum in High School Science Education. Sponsored by UW-Stout Faculty Research Initiative.
    • Stricker, D. A Case Study of Teaching Engineering Concepts in Science. Sponsored by National Center for Engineering and Technology Education , $42325.
    • Stricker, D. A Case Study of Teaching Engineering Concepts in Science. Sponsored by National Center for Engineering and Technology Education (NCETE), $42325.
    • Stricker, D., Bard, G. V., Bomar, C., Lee, S. A., & Schultz, F. S. 2014) STEM Education in a Digital World: Apps in the Classroom, a Wisconsin Improving Teacher Quality grant.
    • Stricker, D., Olson, K. P., & Puck, B. S. 2013) FIRST LEGO League Regional Competition . Sponsored by Excel Energy Education Grant, $4993.

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Award

    • Jax Teaching Award, University of Wisconsin-Stout, School of Education (March 2015)
    • Outstanding Teaching Award, College of Education, Health and Human Sciences (2010)

    Scholarship

    • National Center for Engineering and Technology Education Doctoral Fellow, (January 2005)

Service

    College

    • Committee Chair, TLL Personnel Committee (2015 - Present)
    • Committee Member, Undergraduate Art Education program advisory committee (2010 - Present)
    • Committee Member, Graduate Career and Technical Education program advisory committee (2009 - Present)
    • Committee Member, Early Childhood Education Search Committee (2013 - 2013)
    • Committee Member, College of Education Health and Human Services Orientation and Mentoring of Faculty and Staff committee (2011 - 2011)
    • Committee Member, Science Education Faculty Search Committee (2010 - 2010)

    University

      UW Stout

      • Chairperson, Associate Professor Promotion Committee (2014 - Present)
      • Committee Member, National Distance Learning Week planning committee (2014 - Present)
      • Member, National Science Olympiad Steering Committee (2014 - Present)
      • Faculty Advisor, Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association (TEECA) (2013 - Present)
      • Faculty Advisor, UW-Stout chapter of the Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association (2013 - Present)
      • Committee Member, Graduate Faculty (2009 - Present)
      • Committee Member, All University Associate Professor Promotion Committee (September 11,2015 - January 19, 2016)
      • Committee Member, Member of the Colloquium on P-12 STEM Education planning committee (2011 - 2013)
      • Committee Member, General Education Committee (2011 - 2012)
      • Committee Member, Member of the Math Education Faculty Search Committee (2011 - 2011)
      • Committee Member, Grievance Committee (2010 - 2010)
      • Committee Member, Institutional Planner Search Committee (2010 - 2010)
      • Committee Member, undergraduate Technology Education program advisory committee (2008 - 2010)

    Professional

    • EdTPA training , Teacheer Educators (2013 - Present)
    • Member, SCACTE (2012 - Present)
    • Member, National Science Teacher Association (2010 - Present)
    • Member, Mississippi Valley Technology Teacher Education Conference (2008 - Present)
    • Member, Wisconsin Technology Education Association (2007 - Present)
    • Member, International Technology Education Association (2003 - Present)
    • Member, Minnesota Technology Education Association (2001 - Present)
    • Member, 21st century Council on Technology & Engineering Teacher Education (2007 - 2009)

    Community

    • Coordinator, ISD 196 administration (2014 - Present)
    • Coordinator, McDonnell Area Catholic High School (MACS) (2014 - Present)
    • Member, National Academy of Engineering’s Implementing Engineering Education in PreK-12 Midwest Regional Stakeholder Meeting (2014 - Present)
    • Coordinator, Conducted a workshop per the invitation and direction of ISD 196 administration to conceptualize, construct, and implement middle level STEM curricula, ISD 196 – District Office (2013 - Present)
    • Member, Technical Foundation of America (2011 - Present)
    • Coordinator, University of Wisconsin- (2011 - Present)
    • Member, Wisconsin Department of Pubic Instruction (2011 - 2013)
    • Participant, Chetek-Weyerhauser School District faculty and administration, Stout Technology and Science Education faculty, and UW-Stout Technology Education students and Science Education (2011 - 2012)
    • Member, Colloquium on P-12 STEM Education planning committee (2011 - 2012)
    • Coordinator, ISD 622 - North St. Paul - Maplewood - Oakdale Schools (2010 - 2011)
    • Coordinator, Annual Technology Education Conference, University of Wisconsin-Stout (2008 - 2011)
    • ISD 196 - Valley Middle School (2009 - 2010)