General

First Name

Yan

Last Name

Shen

Job Title

Instructional Designer

Organization

North Carolina State University

Country

United States

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Extended Profile

Interests

Yan Shen is interested in designing technology-enhanced scaffolds to develop students’ higher-order thinking and problem-solving skills. She is also interested in evaluating the effectiveness of technology-based instructional interventions on student learning process and outcomes.

Biography

Yan Shen is an instructional designer from the department of Distance and Learning Technology Applications at North Carolina State University. She works with faculty and new media team to design, develop, and evaluate technology-supported learning tools and environments for online, face-to-face, and blended courses. Before joining DELTA, she received her Ph.D. degree in Learning, Design, and Technology from the University of Georgia in 2012. She is originally from China, where she received her B.S. and M.Ed. degrees in Educational Technology from Zhejiang University.