Eric Strayer
ericsoc@pinxit.com
925 Holovits Ct.
Marina, CA 93933
(831) 402-8344
Website:
http://pinxit.com/
Blog:
https://estrayer.wordpress.com/


Skills & Experience:

  • College level teaching: ten years of lectures and presentations
  • Online teaching (development of courses and applied) 8 plus years
  • Textbook reviews for a variety of publishers
  • Chapter contribution of content to textbook (Words and Numbers 2011) for the Rice University online project OpenStax, released 2012)
  • Chapter update and revision of content to textbook (Words and Numbers 2014) for the Rice University online project OpenStax, release pending)
  • Co-authored an online class entitled Ethnic Conflict and Genocide for Excelsior College, (2012)
  • Familiar or expert with the following LMS programs: eCollege, Blackboard, Etudes, Canvas
Courses taught:
  • Minority Relations, Hartnell College
  • Social Problems, Hartnell College (f2f, online)
  • Introduction to Sociology, Hartnell College (f2f, online, hybrid)
  • Liberal Studies 402, Chapman University (Now Brandman University), (f2f)
  • Liberal Studies 300, Chapman University (Now Brandman University), (f2f)
  • Social and Political Theory 450, Chapman University (Now Brandman University), (f2f)
  • Introduction to Sociology, Excelsior College (online)
  • Sociology of the Workplace, Excelsior College (online)
  • Urban Sociology, Excelsior (online)
  • Social Problems, Excelsior (online)
  • Urban Sociology, Excelsior (online)
Education:
Master of Arts, Sociology, University of New Mexico 2002
Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, with Honors, University of California, Santa Cruz 1995
  • Trained in eCollege course management system
  • Trained in Blackboard course management system
  • Trained in Etudes course management system
  • Canvas course management system
Employment:
Chapman University College (Now Brandman University), Monterey: Spring 2007 to 2010
Hartnell Community College: part time faculty, sociology, Spring, 2004 to present
Excelsior College: part time faculty, sociology, 2011 -2013
Words and Numbers publishing

Community Activities:
Member of the Hartnell College Technology Council, 2013-present
Member of the Hartnell College Distance Education committee, 2012
Presented a film series at Hartnell College on contemporary social issues, 2007
Advisor for the Hartnell Peace Club, 2006-7

Special Projects:
Have arranged for guest speaker staff sergeant Camilo Mehia to speak on his refusal to return to Iraq for Hartnell College 2008
Have arranged for guest speaker, police captain Kelly McMillin to speak on the Ferguson MO issue 2014
Have arranged for guest speaker, William Terry Bare of the Veterans Transition Center in Salinas CA, 2015
Participated in the “Building a North American Community” forum at Hartnell College in 2007
Course design (Ethnic Conflict and Genocide) for Excelsior College (online), 2012
Created content for two courses for “Sociology” by Words and Numbers for publication OpenStaxs 2011
Updated and edited three chapters for “Sociology” by Words and Numbers for publication OpenStax, 2014

References:
Lisa Storm
Instructor, Administration of Justice
Distance Education Committee
Hartnell College
lstorm@hartnell.edu

Lindsey Bertolmen
Administration of Justice, Hartnell College
Distance Education Committee
831-755-6742
lbertolmen@hartnell.edu

Jennifer Lagier Felguth, Ph.D. (retired)
Distance Learning, Evening and Weekend Programs (retired)
831-755-6721
jfellguth@hartnell.edu

Ann Wright, Ph.D.
Biology
Hartnell College
(831) 770-6112
AWright@hartnell.edu