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Rodney P. Davis

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1st International Congress in Multidisciplinary Researches (ICMR 2016)
(CHED Endorsement)


Date:      April 23- 25, 2016​

Venue:   Crown Legacy Hotel

​               Corner Montinola Street, Kisad Road Baguio City, Philippines 2600

              



 



The Asian Intellect FOR ACADEMIC ORGANIZATION AND DEVELOPMENT Inc. will be holding the 1st International Congress in Multidisciplinary Researches (ICMR 2016) on April 23 – 25, 2016 at the Crown Legacy Hotel in Baguio City, Philippines. In this connection, we invite you to nominate your researchers who will come as Oral Presenters in various disciplines of research. The research congress is open to faculty and personnel researchers and graduate students. Non-paper presenters may also attend as Participants to the research congress.

 The “1st International Congress in Multidisciplinary Researches (ICMR 2016)” is an international event that is highly recommended for academics and researchers conducting various disciplines of research. It shall be where completed researches will be showcased, discussed, and disseminated so their relevance and impact to society and community be hastened. It has the theme “Research: the Road to Academic Flourish”.

The research congress has the following objectives: to showcase and discuss research findings that will have an impact and relevance to community and society; to assemble the congress of brilliant researchers whose works may merit publication and presentation; and, to stage an environment of academic congregation for exchanges of reciprocal professional insights and thoughts on multidisciplinary researches.

Interested researchers may submit their abstracts to asianintellectorg@gmail.com and cc to asianintellectorg@yahoo.com with subject matter of  ‘ABSTRACT SUBMISSION to ICMR 2016’ not later than March 30, 2016. Abstracts should be: in Microsoft Office Word (Not PDF); not more than 300 words, Times New Roman Font 12, single spaced; including the name of the authors/s; institution; contact numbers and email address (Presenter’s name and corresponding author should be in asterisk*).

Registration fee is P8500 or USD225 inclusive of: two-night, quadruple-sharing accommodation; 2 breakfasts; 2 morning snacks; 2 lunches; 2 afternoon snacks; 2 dinners; Book of Abstract; Memo Pad, Pen, Conference ID; Tokens, Bags; and, Certificates.

Presented papers will have a chance to be published to any of our three journals which are national refereed. Publication fee is P3500 inclusive of shipping. All the journals, whether Online or Printed, are to be released by November 2016. Publication is voluntary and optional.

This international conference is recognized and endorsed by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) in its Memorandum from the Chairperson dated September 23, 2015.

For inquiries, confirmation of attendance, or reservation of slots, please contact us at +639324501170/ +639326060461. For complete details and to download the Registration Forms and Programme of Activities of the ICMR 2016, please visit our website, www.asianintellect.org.
                           
Truly yours,
 
JENECY MARZEL FERRER
Head, Conference Secretariat
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DOWNLOADABLE FORMS

SPEAKER PROFILE

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Doctoral Education:     
Doctor of Education, April 2002
George Fox University, Educational Foundations of Leadership, Newberg Oregon

Doctor of Religious Education, May 1998
Emanuel Baptist Seminary, Curriculum Design, Connolly Springs, North Carolina
 
Work Experience:
Tarlac State University, Tarlac City, Philippines, November 16, 2013-April 16, 2014
Fulbright Senior Scholar
 
Tarlac State University, Tarlac City, Philippines June 1, 2011 to present
Visiting Professor

Troy University, Dothan Alabama, August 1, 2008 to present
Associate Professor, Education Department
 
Troy University, Dothan Alabama, August 10, 2007 to July 31, 2008
Chair, Education Department


Troy University, Dothan Alabama, January 2004 to August 10, 2007
Chair, Department of Educational Administration & Leadership; Post-Secondary Education

Troy State University, Dothan Alabama, August 2002 to July 31, 2008
Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Leadership, Technology & Foundations

George Fox University, Newberg Oregon July 2001 to August 2003          
Adjunct Professor, Educational Foundations of Leadership
 
Derrick E. Mc Gavic, Attorney at Law, October 1999 to July 2002
Legal Assistant, Litigation Department
 
Willamette Christian School, Eugene Oregon, September 2001 to June 2002
Junior High Language Arts teacher

Willamette Christian School, Eugene Oregon, August 1996 to June 1999
Vice Principal

Jefferson County Christian School, Mingo Jct, Ohio, July 1995 to May 1996
Principal
 
Calvary Christian School, Lake Villa, Illinois, December 1992 to June 1995
Principal

Griffin Christian Academy, Griffin, Georgia, May 1991 to June 1992
Principal
 
Frayser Assembly Christian School, Memphis, Tennessee, August 1985 to June 1987
Junior High & High School Teacher

Peer-Reviewed Publications:
Davis, R. (2013). Higher education: Teetering on the brink of irrelevancy. Review of Higher Education and Self-Learning. 5(17), 101-131.


Davis, R. (2012). Global imperative: Preparing this generation for an interconnected world. Journal of Information Systems Technology and Planning. 5(11), 43-59.
 
Davis, R. (2011). Socrates can’t teach here! faculty and student attitudes towards technology and effective instruction in higher education. Review of Higher Education and Self-Learning. 4(10), 1-13.

Davis, R. (2010). Case for integrating technology in higher education. In Proceedings of Global Learn Asia Pacific 2010. 820-825 Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education.
 
Davis, R. (2010). Know your faculty. In K.T. Henson, Supervision: a collaborative approach to instructional improvement (p. 8). Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press.
 
Davis, R. (2009) Highly qualified and culturally competent: Is it too much to expect of public school teachers. Review of Higher Education and Self-Learning, 2(4), 49-59.

Davis, R. (2008). Cosmetics for farm animals: what aspiring leaders can learn from sarah palin. Journal of Global Intelligence and Policy, 1(2), 79-87.

Davis, R. & Rippy, M. (2007). Filipino teachers’ perceptions of instructional needs for transitioning to teach in united states’ schools.  International handbook of academic research and teaching, 1, 18-25. 

 invited Presentations:
Philippine Professional Linkages from Various Disciplines Conferences:
            May 4-6, 2015 Masbate City, Philippines    Subject: Character Education

            May 9, 2015 Tarlac City, Philippines          Subject: Action Research

            May 15-17, 2015 Baguio, Philippines          Subject: Ethical Leadership

            May 23-25, 2015 Baler, Philippines             Subject: Action Research

            June 5-7, 2015 Quirino, Philippines.            Subject: They Types of Schools We Want

            June 19-21, 2015 Daet, Philippines              Subject: Action Research

 Enlightened Group for Quality and Excellence in Education Conferences:
            May 8, 2015 Cebu City, Philippines            Subject: 21st Century Leadership Competencies

            June 26-28, 2015 Baguio, Philippines          Subject: Character Education

Georgia Southwestern State College, Americus, Georgia March 9, 2015
Subject: Going Global: A 21st Century Reality

Bainbridge State College, Bainbridge, Georgia, February 12, 2015
Subject: Going to the Far Side of the World

International Seminars in Educational Management, Cebu City, Philippines May 7-9, 2014
Keynote Address: Leadership in the 21st Century

International Multi-Discipline Education & Development Conference, Baguio City, Philippines
May 3-5, 2014 Keynote Address: Eliminating Bullying in K-12 Schools
 
International Seminars in Educational Management, Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines April 25-27, 2014
Keynote Address: Leadership in the 21st Century
 
International Seminar on Leadership & Management, Kidapawan, Philippines April 20-22, 2014
Keynote Address: Leaders Managing Change Within the Organization

Philippine-American Educational Foundation Fulbright Final Presentation, April 10, 2014
Subject: Filipino School Administrator’s Perceptions of their Role as Chief Education Officer
 
International Seminars in Educational Management, Baguio City, Philippines April 4-6, 2014
Keynote Address: Leadership in the 21st Century

Commencement Exercises of the College of the Holy Spirit, Concepcion, Philippines March 29, 2014
Commencement Address: Five Lessons Learned Since Graduation
 
International Multi-Discipline Education & Development Conference, Baguio City, Philippines
February 7-9, 2014 Keynote Address: Changing Dynamics of Higher Education

Intellectbase International Consortium Conference, Nashville, Tennessee May 23-25, 2013
Subject: Higher Education Reform: Taming the Beast

 Intellectbase International Consortium Conference, Atlanta, Georgia October 18-20, 2012 Subject: Higher Education: Teetering on the Brink of Irrelevancy

 4th International Education Conference, Tarlac State University Tarlac City, Philippines, May 16-18, 2012 Subject: Global Imperative Preparing the Next Generation for an Inter-connected World.

 Intellectbase International Consortium Conference, San Antonio Texas April 12-14, 2012
Subject: The Impact of Art-infused Instruction on Student Learning as Measured by the Stanford Achievement Test.

 Intellectbase International Consortium Conference, Atlanta Georgia, October 13-15, 2011
Subject: Global imperative: Preparing this generation for an interconnected world.
 
3rd International Education Conference, Tarlac State University, Tarlac City, Philippines May 18-20, 2011 Subject: Preparing Globally Competent Teachers for the 21st Century.

Intellectbase International Consortium Conference, San Antonio Texas March 25-26, 2011 Subject: Socrates Can’t Teach Here! Faculty and Student Attitudes Towards Technology and Effective Instruction in Higher Education.

2nd International Education Conference, Tarlac State University, Tarlac City, Philippines, June 1, 2010 Subject: 21st Century Instruction and Assessment.
 
Global Learn Conference, Penang, Malaysia, May 17-20, 2010
Subject: Technology and Instruction
 
Intellectbase International Consortium Conference, Atlanta, Georgia October 7-10, 2009
Subject: Highly Qualified and Culturally Competent: Is It Too Much To Expect of Public School Teachers?

University of St. LaSalle, Bacolod, Negros, Philippines, May 6-8, 2009
Subjects: Developing Leaders, Assessment Strategies, Leadership with Integrity.

Cebu State Science & Technical School, Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines, April 19, 2009
Subject: Multicultural Education.
 
Visayas State University, Bay Bay, Leyte, Philippines, April 17, 2009
Subject: Assessment Strategies.

Central Visayas & Lower Leyte District Convention, Cebu City, Philippines, April 6-8, 2009 Subjects: Leadership with Integrity; Leadership & Vision; Developing Leaders.

Intellectbase International Consortium Conference, Atlanta, Georgia October 8-10, 2008
Subject: Cosmetics for Farm Animals: What Aspiring Leaders Can Learn from Sarah Palin.
 
The Gulf Coast Conference on the Teaching of Writing, Destin Florida July 2, 2008
Subject: Conducting Action Research.

1st International Education Conference, Tarlac State University, Tarlac City, Philippines June 16-17, 2008
Subject: Servant Leadership; Educational Research; Brain-based Learning.
 
Philippine Education Conference, Bacolod, Negros, Philippines June 4-6, 2008
Subjects: Servant Leadership; Educational Research; Brain-based Learning.


Christian Educators Conference, Mandaui City, Cebu, Philippines May 29-30, 2008
Subject: Servant Leadership.
 
Alabama PTA State Convention, Montgomery, Alabama April 18-19, 2008
Subject: Working with At-Risk Children: A Foster Parent’s Perspective.

Intellectbase International Consortium Conference, Atlanta, Georgia October 24-26, 2007
Subject: Filipino Teachers’ Perceptions of Instructional Needs For Transitioning To Teach In The United States.

Baldwin County Board of Education Principal’s Institute, Summerdale, Alabama July 9, 2007 Subject: Culturally Competent Leadership.


The Gulf Coast Conference on the Teaching of Writing, Destin Florida June 25-28, 2007
Subject: Conducting Action Research.

Philippine Education Conference, Bacolod, Negros, Philippines May 15-18, 2007
Subjects: Trends and Issues in US Education
                Brain-Based Learning
                Educational Leadership

Alabama PTA State Convention, Huntsville, Alabama April 21-22, 2006
Subject: What are Adequate Yearly Progress and the Benefits of Supplemental Services?

Hawaii International Conference on Education, Honolulu, Hawaii January 6-9, 2006
Subject: Highly Qualified and Culturally Competent: Is It Too Much to Expect of Public School Teachers?
 
Kappa Delta Pi Fall Convocation, Orlando, Florida November 3-5, 2005
Subject: When Ego Takes a Vacation;   Not Just Any Bozo Will Do!

Alabama PTA State Convention, Mobile, Alabama April 29-30, 2005
Subject: Advocating for Children: A PTA President’s Job #1

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education Annual Meeting
Washington D.C., February 20-23, 2005
Subject: Collaborating in Summer Field Experiences: Preparing New Principals and Pre-Service Teachers to work with Children

Phi Delta Kappa International Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, October 20-23, 2004
Subject: Where’s The Beef?


Fort Rucker Community Lecture Series, June 10, 2004
Subject: Home-schooling Pros and Cons.
 
Alabama PTA State Convention, Montgomery, Alabama, April 23-24, 2004
Subject: Not My Child Left Behind, Understanding No Child Left Behind.

Professional Development Schools National Conference,
Orlando, Florida, March 4-7, 2004 Subject: Not Just Any Bozo Will Do!

Montgomery County School District Professional Development Day,
Montgomery Alabama, February 16, 2004

Subject: Using Discussions to Foster Higher Order Thinking Skills.

Partners in Student Success: PTA Summit, Montgomery, Alabama, January 23, 2004
Subject: National Involvement Standards & No Child Left Behind.

Women in Educational Leadership Conference, Lincoln Nebraska, October 5-6, 2003
Subject: Breaking the Glass Barrier: Collaboration in Higher Education

Northwest Christian College, Orange City, Iowa, Professional Presentation
Subject: Legal Issues in Education, February 18, 2002.

Honors:
Fulbright Scholarship 2013-2014
Alabama PTA Distinguished Service Award 2007

Research Interests:
Forces shaping reform in public schools and universities, cyclical nature of educational reform and the catalysts for change; National Defense Education Act, Nation at Risk Report, technology and its impact on education, national trends in education, cultural competence.

Grants Funded:
Chancellor’s International Fund, March 2008 Amount $ 10,500
Chancellor’s International Fund, January 2007 Amount $10,000
Leadership for Learning, November 2004 from No Child Left Behind Act Title II/V Amount funded $100,000
 
Academic Associations:
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Alabama Association of Professors of Educational Leadership, President (2013-14)
             Immediate Past President (2014-15)
Kappa Delta Pi
National Council of Professors of Educational Administration
National Grant Writers Association
Phi Delta Kappa Educational Association
 
Professional Service:
Intellectbase International Consortium Conferences
Atlanta, GA                October 18-20, 2012               Conference Chair
Nashville, TN              May 23-25, 2013                     Conference Co-Chair
San Antonio, TX         April 11-13, 2013                    Conference Co-Chair
Las Vegas, NV           December 13-15, 2012            Conference Co-Chair
San Antonio, TX         April 12-14, 2012                    Conference Co-Chair
Las Vegas, NV           December 15-17, 2011            Conference Co-Chair
Atlanta, GA                October 13-15, 2011               Conference Co-Chair
San Antonio, TX         March 25-26, 2011                  Session Chair
Atlanta, GA                October 15-17, 2009               Session Chair
Atlanta, GA                October   9-11, 2008               Session Chair
 
Intellectbase International Consortium Publications
             Executive Editor, Review of Higher Education and Self-Learning, since 2011
             Reviewers Task Panel, member since 2007 
             Executive Editorial Board, member since 2007


Inquest Research Journal
            International Reviewer, since 2014

 Journal of Education Online
            Editorial Review Board, since 2007

Community Service:
Alabama Pre/Post-Adoption Connections
Houston County Foster and Adoptive Parent Association