Dr. Jason O'Brien

Associate Professor, College of Education

Contact

301 Sparkman Drive
Roberts Hall
Room 315
Huntsville, AL 35899
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256.824.6181
jason.obrien@uah.edu

Biography

Dr. Jason O'Brien's Curriculum Vitae


Education

  • Ph.D., Curriculum & Instruction, Social Science Education, University of South Florida
  • M.A., Social Science Education, University of South Florida
  • B.S., Social Science Education, University of South Florida

Honors & Awards

  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching—College of Education (2016)

Affiliations

  • National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • College and University Faculty Assembly (CUFA)
  • Social Studies Council of Alabama (SSCA)

Recent Publications

  • O'Brien, J., & Srissar, H. (under review). Moroccan teachers’ perceptions of Instructional Technology in Secondary English Classrooms. Journal of Language and Culture.
  • Zakhir, M., & O'Brien, J.(2019).Moroccan Arabic: The battlefield of language ideologies. Jurnal Arbitrer, 6(1), 59-76
  • Meade, W., & O'Brien, J.(2018). To play or not to play: Equitable access to after school programs for students with disabilities. Journal of Cases in Educational Leadership, 21(1), 90-99.
  • O'Brien, J., Lampley, S., Roller, S. (2017). ScootPad conundrum: The perils of using third party software and student privacy. Journal of Cases in Educational Leadership, 20(4),17-26.
  • Zakhir, M., & O'Brien, J. (2016) Language Policy in Education in Morocco: A study of the status of Standard Arabic in Science classes. Language Policy, DOI 10.1007/s10993-015-9398-3
  • O'Brien, J. & Verlaan, W. (2013). 500 years of Spanish exploration and settlement: Children’s literature. Social Education 77(1), 28-31.