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Personal Summary

I am a doctoral student with research interests in the adult learning sciences and quantitative research methods. I have experience in higher education leadership, institutional research, and online learning. I have taught and designed curriculum for courses in multiple modalities.


Ed.D., Adult and Lifelong Learning
University of Arkansas
2017-2020 (expected)

M.S., Information Science
City, University of London
Graduated with Distinction
Thesis – The Classification of Religions: A domain-analytic examination of the history and epistemology of the classification of religions within the Religious Studies domain
Advisor: Dr. Lyn Robinson

B.A., History
Arkansas State University

Professional Presentations

Roessger, Kevin M., Weese, James, & Parker, Daniel A. (2018, October). Using Multilevel Modeling in SPSS to Research Nested Data Structures in Adult Education Policy and Practice. Workshop presented at the meeting of the Commission of Professors of Adult Education (CPAE), Myrtle Beach, SC.

Teaching Experience

Adjunct Faculty
Computer and Information Systems/Business Technology
Black River Technical College


  • Redesigned and modernized the curriculum for Web Page Design
  • Built the curriculum for Introduction to Computer Programming
  • Proposed and developed a new technical certificate in Web Design

Professional Experience

Assessment Coordinator
College of Education & Behavioral Science
Arkansas State University
February 2017 – Present

I assist faculty within the educator preparation program to make data-driven decisions.

Director, Planning and Research
Black River Technical College
October 2015 – January 2017


  • Successfully led the Strategic Planning Committee to develop an outcomes-based strategic plan
  • Implemented a unit review process throughout the college as part of institution-wide outcomes assessment
  • Developed the first college-wide annual effectiveness survey
  • Worked with the Academic Assessment Committee to develop a learning outcomes assessment plan

Instructional Technologist
Black River Technical College
July 2014 – October 2015


  • Supported faculty with instructional technology implementation and garnered an excellent working relationship across all academic departments
  • Collaborated with faculty to develop online courses
  • Compiled and interpreted Moodle data for the purpose of improving performance and providing insights into usage

Program Coordinator, Distance Education
Black River Technical College
October 2012 – June 2014


  • Oversaw several upgrades to Moodle, including a major 1.9 to 2.4 upgrade
  • Designed and developed custom Moodle plugins, including a college-branded theme and administrative forms
  • Proposed and developed new online instructor training course
  • Proposed and coordinated the development of the Instructional Media Studio, a space for recording quality audio and video


Arkansas State University, College of Education & Behavioral Science

  • Co-chair, Quality Assurance Task Force
  • Member (ex-officio), Initial Programs Assessment Committee
  • Member (ex-officio), Advanced Programs Assessment Committee

Black River Technical College

  • Facilitator, Strategic Planning Committee
  • Chair, Institutional Effectiveness Committee
  • Chair, Shared Governance Task Force
  • Co-chair, Enrollment Management Task Force
  • Member, Academic Assessment Committee
  • Member, Student Information System Task Force