Hye Sun You, Ph.D.

    Hye Sun You earned her B.S in Chemistry and M.S. in science education from Yonsei University and her Ph.D. in Science Education at the University of Texas at Austin. She has since worked as a post-doctoral fellow at New York University and Michigan State University, where she participated in NSF funded grant projects. Currently, she is serving as an assistant professor at Arkansas Tech University. Her research interests center upon interdisciplinary learning and teaching, and technology-integrated teaching practices in STEM education. In her dissertation work, she developed and validated a new interdisciplinary assessment in the context of carbon cycling for high school and college students using Item Response Theory. She is also interested in developing technology-embedded curricula and teaching practices in a reform-oriented approach.