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Sumreen Asim Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Elementary Science and Technology

Hillside Hall 15
Phone: (812) 941-2146
sasim@ius.edu

Biography

Dr. Sumreen Asim earned her PhD from the College of Teacher Education and Administration in Curriculum and Instruction at the University of North Texas. Over the last 15 years she has been involved in teaching a range of classes both in elementary and secondary education. Her work includes the support for preservice and in-service teachers- both urban and suburban- in implementing inquiry-based instructional approaches.  Her research interests are in collaborative efforts for global sustainability, focusing on informal STEM education, culturally-responsive professional development, and educational technology. Dr. Asim has presented her work at both national and international conferences including AERA, ASTE, NARST and REP.

Academic Background

  • Doctorate

    • University of North Texas, Denton, USA
    • Doctor of Philosophy, Major in Curriculum and Instruction, Minor in Educational Technology
  • Masters

    • Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, USA
    • Science and Environmental Education
  • Masters

    • Southampton College, Southamapton, USA
    • Elementary Education

Professional Interests

Teaching

Science Education

Informal Science Education

Educational Technology

Culturally-Responsive Professional Development

Research

My research interests involve contributing to a coherent body of research on K-12 teachers’ knowledge of informal science education, culturally-responsive education, and educational technology.

Hobbies/Interests

  • Travel
  • Reading
 

Campus Events

Magic Night In with Daniel Martin (virtual)

Magic Night In with Daniel Martin (virtual)

January 25th, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Lunch and Learn - Admissions Information

Lunch and Learn - Admissions Information

January 26th, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Sojourners for Truth…Find Your Village at IUS!

Sojourners for Truth…Find Your Village at IUS!

January 26th, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch and Learn - Housing and Residence Life

Lunch and Learn - Housing and Residence Life

January 28th, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

SGA Meeting (Virtual Only)

SGA Meeting (Virtual Only)

January 29th, 2021

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Women’s Basketball vs. Oakland City

Women’s Basketball vs. Oakland City

January 30th, 2021

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Lunch and Learn - Admissions Information

Lunch and Learn - Admissions Information

February 2nd, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Sojourners for Truth…Find Your Village at IUS!

Sojourners for Truth…Find Your Village at IUS!

February 2nd, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch and Learn - Parents of 2021 Admitted Students

Lunch and Learn - Parents of 2021 Admitted Students

February 4th, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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