Hwang, Joseph S.
Title:
Professor - Mathematics
Office:
LA-022
Phone:
(801) 863-8625
Fax:
(801)863-6254
Mail Code:
26
Last Updated: 7/23/14 -
Professor
Mathematics

EDUCATION:

Ph.D. in Philosophy of Education from Mokpo National University

M.A. in Mathematics from Brigham Young University

B.S. in Mathematics Education from Brigham Young University, Hawaii

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

1986 Instructor of Mathematics, Utah Valley State College

1990 Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Utah Valley State College

1996 Associate Professor of Mathematics, Utah Valley Stae College

2001 Professor of Mathematics, Utah Valley State College


COMMITTEE SERVED:

Academic Standards Committee (1990-1996, two terms)

Instructional Techonology Committee (1990-1993)

International Advisory Committee (1990-1993)

Chair, National Search Committee for five math faculty positions (1992)

Advisory Committee for Conferences and Workshops (1994-1995)

Member, Faculty Senate (1995-1998)

Member, Focus on the Future Faculty and Staff Campaign Committee (1996-1998)

Member, Scholarship Committee (1996-200)

Member, Presidential Selection Committee, appointed by Utah State Board of Regents (August 2002)

Member, Tuition Waiver and Scholarship Task Force Committee under the President of Utah Valley State College (2003)

Member, ethics Across the Curriculum Steering Committee (2005 -

Member, Quantitative Literacy Task Force (2006 -

Member, Mathematics Scholarship Committee (2007 -

Member, Mathematics Department Scheduling Committee (2007 -

OTHER ACTIVITIES:

Principal, Korean Children's School in Provo (1993-2003)

Council member, Utah Korean Association Council (1993-Present)

Advisor, UVSC Korean Student Association (1990-2004)

Vlounteer Instructor, LDS Church Orem Institute (1990-1994)

Advisory Council, Democratic and Peaceful Unification to the President of the Republic of Korea (2004- Present)

HONORS RECEIVED:

Outstanding Teacher of the Year, Utah Valley Community College (1987)

Teacher of the Year, Utah Valley State College (1995)

Selected for inclussion in the fourth edition of WHO'S WHO AMONG AMERICA'S TEACHERS (1996)

Focus on Excellence Award, the American Federation of Teachers-Utah Association (1996)

National Institute for Staff and Organizational Develpment Excellence Award(1996)

Outstanding Service Award, Intenational Student Council, UVSC (1997)

Outstanding Service Award, International student Council, UVSC (1998)

Innovative Programming Award, UCEA West (2003)