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Joan Chadde-Schumaker

Joan Chadde-Schumaker

Secondary Science Education, Michigan Technological University, 1998

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906-487-3341
jchadde@mtu.edu

Education Program Coordinator

I have been engaged in water /natural resource, science and environmental education for the past 30 years, working at environmental education centers, outdoor leadership programs, statewide nonprofit environmental organizations, the Montana Department of Natural Resources & Conservation, and for the past 18 years at the Michigan Tech Center for Science . . .

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Shane T. Mueller

Shane T. Mueller

PhD, Cognitive Psychology, University of Michigan, 2002

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906-487-1159
shanem@mtu.edu

Assistant Professor of Psychology, Cognitive and Learning Sciences

Shane T. Mueller, Ph. D. is an Assistant Professor in the Applied Cognitive Science and Human Factors program in the Cognitive and Learning Science Department. Dr. Mueller has undergraduate degrees in mathematics and psychology from Drew University, and received his Ph. D. in cognitive psychology from the University of Michigan in . . .

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Edward T. Cokely

Edward T. Cokely

PhD, Psychology, Florida State University, 2007

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906-487-2062
ecokely@mtu.edu

Associate Professor of Psychology, Cognitive and Learning Sciences

Dr. Cokely is an expert in the Psychology of Decision Making specializing in assessment and predictive modeling, with applications in technology, health, business, and education. Dr. Cokely is director of Michigan Tech's Decision Science and Decision Education Laboratory (DESCIDE) and Associated Scientist at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development . . .