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Jodi Menees, PhD
Jodi Menees has been working within higher education since 1998 and has held a variety of leadership roles at both Arizona State University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. She currently is the Director of Information Technology Services at the Barrett Honors College located at Arizona State University. She currently serves as a Chair and Committee Member for dissertations at the School of Advanced Studies at the University of Phoenix. She holds a doctoral degree in higher education leadership from Capella University, a master's degree in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and a bachelor's degree in aviation business administration from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Jodi has over 18 years of experience working in higher education, as both a faculty member and an administrator. Her most recent positions have been in educational technology and information technology departments at a large public university. She has taught classes in research methods, statistics, educational technology, aviation science , critical thinking and educational theory. From 2006-2007, Jodi served as the faculty chair for the Mesa location of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Jodi has served as the chair for seven completed dissertations and a member on 12 completed dissertations at the University of Phoenix. Her current research focuses on user experiences with Information Security. Prior research has focused on the use of social media and cultural competency in education and use of student created content in online classrooms and supporting online faculty that work in different learning management systems. Jodi is a repeat presenter at the Online Learning Consortium (formerly the Sloan C Consortium) conference on Emerging Trends in Online Learning.