Dr. Gary Dotterer

Name: Dr. Gary Dotterer

Email: [email protected]

Phone Number: 918-343-7713

Title: Director

Department: Center for Teaching & Learning

Office: Health Sciences, Room 249

Dr. Gary DottererDr. Gary Dotterer is the Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Rogers State University.

Education

Ph.D., Occupational Education
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
2011

  • Research interests: multiple-channel technology, assistive technologies, virtual reality, instructional design, online course management systems
  • Dissertation: The Effects of Multiple-Channel Technologies and Learning Styles on Proceduralized Instruction in a Virtual Environment.

M.S., Teaching, Learning, and Leadership
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
2003

B.S., Mechanical Design Engineering Technology
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
1989

A.S., Mechanical Design Engineering Technology
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
1989

A.S., Website Administration
Tulsa Community College, Tulsa, OK
2000

A.S., Networking, Computer Information Systems
Tulsa Community College, Tulsa, OK
1999

Research In Progress

  • Dotterer, G. (In writing). The effects of temporal contiguity principles and assistive technologies in virtual learning environments.
  • Dotterer, G. (In writing). The effects of spatial contiguity principles and multiple-channel technologies in virtual learning environments.
  • Dotterer, G., Ausburn, F. B., & Ausburn, L. J. (In writing). Technical specifications in delivery of virtual reality in online virtual environments.
  • Dotterer, G. & Washburn, E. (In writing). Challenges of integrating advanced technology: A students dream is still alive.

Publications

Dissertation:

  • Dotterer, G. P. (2011). The effects of multiple-channel technologies and learning styles on proceduralized instruction in a virtual environment. Oklahoma State University). ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, , 243. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/docview/928139671?accountid=3320. (928139671).

Refereed Publications:

  • Dotterer, G., & Washburn, E. (2009). Technical issues, affordability, and skilled educators to utilize advanced technology in the classroom. OATE Journal: Journal of the Oklahoma Association of Teacher Educators, 13, 24-30.
  • Ausburn, L., Martens, J., Dotterer, G., & Calhoun, P. (2009). Avatars, pedagogical agents, and virtual environments: Social learning systems online. Journal of Educational Technology, 5(4), 1-13.
  • Ausburn, F.B., Ausburn, L.J., Ashton, J., Braithwaite, P., Dotterer, G., Elliott, W., Fries, C., Hermes, M., Reneau, D., Siling, C., & Williams, M.S. (2006). Effects of desktop virtual reality on scenic orientation, recall of scenic details, and perceived confidence levels in scenic comprehension. OATE Journal: Journal of the Oklahoma Association of Teacher Educators, 10, 8-15.

Non-refereed Publications:

  • Dotterer, G., & Washburn, E. (2010). Equal accessibility compliance for the impaired: Requests from governmental and educational institutes. Paper presented at the 2010 Omicron Tau Theta Educational Research Symposium, Tulsa, OK.
  • Martens, J., Evert, A., & Dotterer, G. (2009, April). Collaboration in Second Life©: The influences of learning styles on knowledge. Paper presented at the 2009 Omicron Tau Theta Educational Research Symposium, Tulsa, OK.
  • Dotterer, G., Martens, J., & Calhoun, P. (2009, April). Avatars pedagogical agents and virtual environment: Social learning systems online. Paper presented at the 2009 Omicron Tau Theta Educational Research Symposium, Tulsa, OK.
  • Dotterer, G. (2008, April). Assistive technologies on virtual reality. Paper presented at the 2008 Omicron Tau Theta Symposium, Tulsa, OK.

Chapters:

  • Dotterer, G. (2010a). Effects of assistive technologies combined with desktop virtual reality in instructional procedures (1). In S. Seok, E. Meyen, & B. DaCosta (Eds.), Handbook of research on human cognition and assistive technology: Design, accessibility and transdisciplinary perspectives (pp. 209-305).  Hershey, PA: Medical Information Science Reference (an imprint of IGI Global).
  • Dotterer, G. (2010b). Effects of assistive technologies combined with desktop virtual reality in instructional procedures (2). In S. Seok, E. Meyen, & B. DaCosta (Eds.), Handbook of research on human cognition and assistive technology: Design, accessibility and transdisciplinary perspectives (pp. 306-312).  Hershey, PA: Medical Information Science Reference (an imprint of IGI Global).

Presentations

Refereed Proceedings:

  • Ausburn, L., Ausburn, F. Dotterer, G., Kroutter, P., Washington, A. (2013). Simulation and Virtual Technologies for Workforce Learning: Successes from Alternate Realities. Paper presented at the 2013 Career & Technical Education Research and Professional Development Conference (ACTER-OTT-Academy) Las Vegas, NV.
  • Ausburn, L., Ausburn, F., Steele, D., Kroutter, P., Dotterer, G., Washburn, E., Kisling, B., Williams, J., Thompson, J., Jennings, C., Prather, J., Nichols, A., & Fullbright, S. (2010). Critical elements for successful learning performance in desktop virtual reality environments. Paper presented at the 8th Hawaii International Conference on Education Annual Conference (HICE)  Honolulu, HW.
  • Dotterer, G. (2009). Effects of assistive technologies combined with desktop virtual reality in instructional procedures. Paper presented at the 2009 Career & Technical Education Research and Professional Development Conference (ACTER-OTT-Academy) Charlotte, NC.
  • Dotterer, G. (2009). Integration of assistive technologies in virtual environments: What are the challenges. In J. Storberg-Walker & C. M. Graham (Eds.), AHRD 2009 International Research Conference (pp.376-394). Bowling Green, OH: The Academy of Human Resource Development.
  • Dotterer, G. (2007). Desktop virtual reality and individuals with disabilities: Status of the technology. In L. J. Guzzetta (Chair), NAITTE Graduate Research Excellence Symposium: Studies in Trade and Industry Education. Symposium conducted at the meeting of the 2007 CTE Research and Professional Development Conference (ACTER-OTT-Academy) Las Vegas, NV.
  • Mahan, M., Dotterer, G., Calhoun, P., & Jennings, C. (2007). Aspects of virtual reality: Accessibility in higher education, ADA, law enforcement, and military personnel for educational training. Paper presented at the Oklahoma Association for Colleges for Teacher Education, Oklahoma Association of Teacher Educators, & Oklahoma Commission for Teacher Preparation 2007 Fall Conference. Stillwater, OK.

Nonrefereed Proceedings:

  • Dotterer, G., Washburn, E., Ausburn, L.J., & Ausburn, F.B. (2010, July). First-person desktop virtual environments: Types, technologies, issues, and potentials. Technology presentation at Third International Symposium on Emerging Technologies for Online Learning (Sloan Consortium, MERLOT, & Moodle), San Jose, CA.
  • Dotterer, G. & Washburn, E. (2010). Equal accessibility compliance for the impaired: Requests from governmental and educational institutes. Paper presented at the 2010 Omicron Tau Theta Educational Research Symposium, Tulsa, OK.
  • Martens, J., Evert, A., & Dotterer, G. (2009, April). Collaboration in Second Life©: The influences of learning styles on knowledge. Paper presented at the 2009 Omicron Tau Theta Educational Research Symposium, Tulsa, OK.
  • Dotterer, G., Martens, J., & Calhoun, P. (2009, April). Avatars pedagogical agents and virtual environment: Social learning systems online. Paper presented at the 2009 Omicron Tau Theta Educational Research Symposium, Tulsa, OK.
  • Dotterer, G. (2008, April). Assistive technologies on virtual reality. Paper presented at the 2008 Omicron Tau Theta Symposium, Tulsa, OK.

Poster Proceedings:

  • Martens, J., Dotterer, G., Evert, A., & Thompson, J. (2009, June). Collaboration in Second Life©: The influences of learning styles on knowledge creation. Poster session presented at the 2009 International Symposium Emerging Technology Applications for Online Learning, San Francisco, CA.
  • Dotterer, G. (2009, January). Desktop virtual reality and assistive technologies: preparing learners for desktop virtual reality training in career and technical education. Poster session presented at the 2009 Hawaii International Conference on Education. Honolulu, HW.
  • Dotterer, G., Braithwaite, P., Burkett, R., Calhoun, P., Jennings, C., & Kroutter, P. (2009, January). Preparing learners for desktop virtual reality training in career and technical education. Poster session presented at the 2009 Hawaii International Conference on Education. Honolulu, HW.
  • Dotterer, G. (2008, December). Study of effects of assistive technologies combined with Desktop virtual reality in instructional procedures. Poster session presented at the 2008 Career & Technical Education Research and Professional Development Conference, Charlotte, NC.
  • Dotterer, G., Braithwaite, P., Burkett, R., Calhoun, P., Jennings, C., & Kroutter, P. (2008, December). Preparing learners for desktop virtual reality training in career and technical education. Poster session presented at the 2008 Career & Technical Education Research and Professional Development Conference, Charlotte, NC.
  • Dotterer, G. (2008, October). Assistive technologies and virtual environments. Poster presented at the Rocky Mountain Educational Research Association Conference 2008. Edmond, OK.
  • Dotterer, G. (2008, April). The effects of assistive technologies combined with virtual reality. Poster presented at the 2008 Omicron Tau Theta Symposium, Tulsa, OK.
  • Dotterer, G. (2007, November). Desktop virtual reality and individuals with disabilities: Status of the technology. Poster presented at the Oklahoma Association for Colleges for Teacher Education, Oklahoma Association of Teacher Educators, & Oklahoma Commission for Teacher Preparation 2007 Fall Conference. Stillwater, OK.

Honors & Awards

  • Doctorate – Summa Cum Laude – Oklahoma State University.
  • Masters of Science – Magna Cum Laude – Oklahoma State University.
  • The National Scholars Honor Society
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Golden Key Honor Society
  • Outstanding Dissertation Award – University Council for Workforce and Human Resource Education, 2013.
  • Ausburn Research Award – Oklahoma State University Omicron Tau Theta Phi Chapter, 2010.
  • Doctoral Research Dissemination Award – University Council for Workforce and Human Resource Education, 2009.
  • 2009 Graduate Research Symposium Award – National Association of Industrial Technical Teacher Educators, 2009.
  • CTE Lottery Scholarship, Oklahoma State Department of Career and Technical Education, Stillwater, OK. Spring 2011.
  • CTE Lottery Scholarship, Oklahoma State Department of Career and Technical Education, Stillwater, OK. Fall 2010.
  • CTE Lottery Scholarship, Oklahoma State Department of Career and Technical Education, Stillwater, OK. Spring 2010.
  • Lloyd Wiggins Scholarship Award – Oklahoma State University, 2009.
  • OSU-Tulsa Annual Scholarship – Oklahoma State University, 2007.
  • OCED/OTT Ausburn Research Award – Oklahoma State University Omicron Tau Theta Phi Chapter, 2009.
  • Outstanding Paper Presentation Award – 2009 Omicron Tau Theta Educational Research Symposium, 2009.
  • Outstanding Presentation Award – Omicron Tau Theta Spring Symposium, 2008.
  • Outstanding Professional Development Award – Association of Career & Technical Education (ACTE), 2007 Annual Conference, 2007.
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Presentation (Team) – OACTE, OCTP, OATE 2007 Fall conference, 2007.

Certifications

Quality Matters:

  • Quality Matters Coordinator
  • Applying the Quality Matters Rubric
  • Peer Review Certification
  • Online Facilitator Certification Applying the Quality Matters Rubric
  • Online Facilitator Certification Improving Your Online Course

Oklahoma Standard Teaching Certification Trade and Industrial Education:

  • 10 – Information Technology Accessibility
    • Software Applications & Operating Systems
    • Video and Multimedia Products
    • Web-based Information or Applications
    • Information, Documentation & Support
    • Desktop and Portable Computers
    • Telecommunications Products
    • PDF Accessibility 1
    • PDF Accessibility 2
    • DreamWeaver for Accessibility
    • Basic Accessible CSS
  • Moodle Introduction, Remote-Learner, Kansas City, MO. 2011.
  • Moodle Intermediate, Remote-Learner, Kansas City, MO. 2011.
  • Moodle Administration, Remote-Learner, Kansas City, MO. 2011.
  • Adobe Photoshop, Northeast Technology Center, Pryor, OK. March, 2008

Professional Development

Service:

  • Institutional Review Board Administrator, Rogers State University, 2013-2015
  • Conference Research Chair, Academy for Career and Technical Educator Research, 2013
  • Reviewer of conference abstracts, Academy of Human Resource Development, 2013.
  • Reviewer of conference abstracts, Academy of Human Resource Development, 2012.
  • Reviewer of conference abstracts, Academy of Human Resource Development, 2011.
  • Reviewer of journal publications, Journal of Career and Technical Education, 2009.
  • Reviewer of conference research proposals, Academy of Human Resource Development, 2009.

Continuing Education:

  • JAM, Dallas, TX, June 2016
  • Moodle Moot, Oklahoma City, OK. June, 2007-2012.
  • Franklin Covey, Unleashing Talent, Dallas, TX. 2009.
  • Franklin Covey, Leading Across Generations, Dallas, TX. 2009
  • Moodle Moot, San Francisco, CA: June, 2009.
  • Oklahoma ABLE Tech WebAIM, Oklahoma City, OK. May, 2006-2010.
  • Oklahoma Career and Technical Educators, Tulsa, OK. August, 2010-2011.
  • Oklahoma Career and Technical Educators, Oklahoma City, OK. August, 2009, 2012.
  • Oklahoma ABLE Tech WebAIM, Tulsa University, Tulsa, OK. May, 2005.
  • Oklahoma Career and Technical Educators, Tulsa, OK. August, 2000—2008.
  • Service That Sells: Stan Clark Companies, Stillwater, OK. May 1995.
  • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Stan Clark Companies, Stillwater, OK. June, 1995.
  • Coaching for Success: Stan Clark Companies, Stillwater, OK. June, 1994.
  • Towards Excellence: Stan Clark Companies, Stillwater, OK. June, 1993.

Course Management Systems:

  • eLearning (Jenzabar), Angel, Moodle, Desire 2 Learn, Blackboard, WebCT

Technical Software and Enterprise Suites:

  • SPSS, Adobe Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Bridge, Adobe Flash, Adobe Premier, Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Office Suite, 

Programming:

  • HTML, .php, CSS, XML, DHTML, PASCAL

Affiliations:

  • Officer
    • Omicron Tau Theta, Secretary, 2009
    • Omicron Tau Theta, President, 2008
    • Omicron Tau Theta, Historian, 2007
  • Member
    • Oklahoma State Regents of Higher Education, Council for Online Learning Excellence, 2016
    • Oklahoma State Regents of Higher Education, Online and Hybrid Learning Technology Solutions Group 2015-2016
    • Oklahoma State Regents of Higher Education, Sub-Committee Task Force 2014-2016
    • Google Fest, Tulsa Technology Center, Owasso OK, 2015
    • Google Fest, Rogers State University, Pryor, OK 2014
    • Academic Council, Rogers State University, Member 2013-2014
    • Distance Education Committee, Rogers State University, Member 2013-2014
    • Technology Planning Committee, Rogers State University, Member 2013-2014, Affiliate
    • Member of Graduate Faculty at Oklahoma State University
    • Association of Career and Technical Education Researcher, ACTER
    • Association of Career and Technical Education, ACTE \Academy of Human Resource Development, AHRD
    • Omicron Tau Theta, OTT
    • National Association of Industrial and Technical Teacher Educator, NAITTE
    • National Education Association, NEA
    • Oklahoma Education Association, OEA
    • Rocky Mountain Educational Research Association, RMERA
    • OKC Webmasters Group
    • SkillsUSA-VICA

Workshops

  • Oklahoma Quality Matters Summit, Northeastern State University, April 2016
  • Oklahoma Quality Matters Summit, Oklahoma City Community College, March 2015
  • Oklahoma Quality Matters Summit, Rose State, Midwest City Oklahoma, March 2014
  • Best Practices and Processes When Designing Interactive Course Content in a Moodle LMS, Oklahoma Webinar, 2011.
  • What’s New in Moodle 2.0, Northeast Technology Center, District Professional Development Conference, 2011.
  • Research Poster Conceptualization, Design, Layout, and Implementation, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK. 2010.
  • Integrating Google Docs, Gmail, and Other Kool Tools, Webinar, 2010.
  • Immersing Students in 21st Century Virtual Environments Through Second Life©, Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology, Okmulgee, OK. 2010.
  • Research Poster Conceptualization, Design, Layout, and Implementation, Oklahoma State University, Tulsa, OK. 2009.
  • Pedagogical Agents. “How Do You Do That?” Oklahoma State Department of Career and Technical Education August Conference, Tulsa Technology Center, Tulsa, OK. 2008.
  • “Is Your Course Management System Section 508 Compliant?” Information Technology Accessibility, ABLE Tech WebAIM, MetroTech Technology Center, Oklahoma City, OK. 2007.
  • Closed Captioning for Course Related Content Using TechSmith Camtasia, MetroTech Technology Center, Oklahoma City, OK. 2007.
  • “Is Your Course Management System Section 508 Compliant?” Moodle Moot, MetroTech Technology Center, Oklahoma City, OK. 2007.
  • Second Life©: Immersing Students in a Virtual Environment in the Moodle Course Management System, Moodle Moot, MetroTech Technology Center, Oklahoma City, OK. 2007.
  • Electronic Portfolio Creation, Oklahoma State Department of Career and Technical Education August Conference, Tulsa Technology Center, Tulsa, OK. 2007.
  • Electronic Portfolio Creation, Oklahoma State Department of Career and Technical Education August Conference, Tulsa Technology Center, Tulsa, OK. 2006.

Consulting

  • Electronic and Information Technology Accessibility (EITA), Advisory Council, Oklahoma State Legislation, Oklahoma City, OK. 2010.
  • CymStar Company, Galleon Training Group, Online Course Development Best Practices and Processes, Tulsa, OK. 2010.

Teaching

  • Graduate Teaching Associate Professor, Oklahoma State University, Teaching, Learning and Leadership, Tulsa, OK. 2012-present
  • Adjunct Professor, Oklahoma State University, Occupational Education, Stillwater, OK. 2011-present
  • HTML 5 & CSS, Tulsa Community College, Tulsa, OK 2012
  • Advanced & Beginning Database Software, Northeast Technology Center, Adult Education, Pryor, OK. 2000-2004
  • Advanced & Beginning Desktop Publishing Suites, Northeast Technology Center, Adult Education, Pryor, OK. 2000-2004
  • Information Technology, Northeast Technology Center, Adult Education, Pryor, OK. 2000-2004
  • Communications, Northeast Technology, Adult Education, Pryor, OK. 2000-2004
  • Systems Information, Northeast Technology Center, Full-Time Program, Pryor, OK. 2000-2005
  • Data Management, Northeast Technology Center, Industry Training, Pryor, OK. 1999-2003
  • Advanced & Basic Web Development, Tulsa Community College, Tulsa, OK. 1999-2000
  • Structural Framework in Information Technology, Tulsa Community College, Tulsa, OK. 1998-2000
  • Desktop Publishing and Media, Tulsa Community College, Tulsa, OK. 1998-2000
  • Web Programming, Tulsa Community College, Tulsa, OK. 1998-2000