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Monica Kowal

Univerity of New Mexico
Associate Dean, Community Engaged Learning & Research
Albuquerque, New Mexico Area
Associate Dean, Community Engaged Learning & Research, University of New Mexico
Strategic Planner for Community Engagement, Office of the Provost, University of New Mexico
Associate Editor, Journal of Experiential Education
Vice Chair, International Association for Research on Service-Learning & Community Engagement

Four years of experience planning and directing institutional strategic and long-range goals for community engagement at a large regional research university, providing research, planning, and leadership in the development of core community engagement programs and initiatives. Extensive experience identifying key strategic opportunities and collaborating with senior administration, faculty, staff, industry, academic, and community agencies to develop strategic programs, services, and initiatives, as well as participating in the establishment of strategies and policies for the institutionalization for community engagement. Research areas and expertise in community-based teaching and learning, including service-learning theory and practice, program development, curriculum design, instruction & assessment, institutionalization of university-community partnerships, community engagement, and community engaged scholarship. Experienced in designing and facilitating faculty development programs related to course development, curriculum implementation, and assessment related to experiential learning courses. Instructor with eleven years of teaching experience, including three years teaching post-secondary professional writing and eight years teaching middle and high school English. Twelve years as a professional journalist and editor with experience covering corporate and industry-related news in the U.S. and Canadian equity and equity-linked markets and national and international editorial coverage in news photography.
Wednesday, July 18

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Thursday, July 19

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Friday, July 20

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