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Francis Harvey

Francis Harvey, Ed.D.

Associate Professor
One Drexel Plaza
Room 142
fh25@drexel.edu
215-895-0237

Program Affiliation:

M.S., Global and International Education
Ph.D., Educational Leadership Development & Learning Technologies
Ed.D., Educational Leadership & Management
B.S., Education


Education:

Ed.D., Harvard University
M.S., State University of New York (SUNY) at Genesco
B.S., University of Notre Dame

Areas of Expertise:

  • Planning, designing, developing, implementing, and evaluating technology-based (computer, video, multimedia, and/or web-based) applications for learning and professional development
  • Global and international education and development
  • Program planning and development in higher education 

Research Interests:

  • Globalization and its impact on education
  • Sustainability in education
  • The role of emerging technologies in promoting and facilitating change in individuals and institutions
  • Using technology (including distance technologies) to promote higher-order concept development
  • Planning, designing, implementing and evaluating innovative Ph.D. programs  

Professional Experience:

  • Drexel University, School of Education Assistant Professor, Education (1998-present)
  • Drexel University, School of Education Director, Ph.D. program (2008-present)
  • Drexel University, School of Education Principal Investigator (grants more than $2 million) (1998-2000)
  • Lehigh University College of Education; P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science Associate Professor (1993-98)
  • Lehigh University, ATLSS Research Center Associate Director of Education (1993-98)
  • U.S. Peace Corps, Ghana Teacher (kindergarten through Ph.D. level)
  • Lesley University (Cambridge, Mass.)
  • University of North Carolina, Greensboro 

Publications:

  • Harvey, F. A. & Charnitski, C. W. (2012). Integrating concepts of global awareness and sustainability for 21st century learning. In Proceedings of the Twenty-Third International Conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE), Austin, TX, March 5, 2012. (Selected by peer review).
  • Charnitski, C. W. & Harvey, F. A. (2012). Acceptable Use Policies in Schools: An Initial Study. In Proceedings of the Twenty-Third International Conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE), Austin, TX, March 7, 2012. (Selected by peer review).
  • Harvey, F. A. & Charnitski, C. W. (2012). Resources for Integrating Concepts of Global Awareness and Sustainability for 21st Century Learning. In Proceedings of the Global TIME Conference on Technology, Innovation, Media, & Education (Global TIME), held online, February 7 - 9, 2012. (Selected by peer review).
  • Harvey, F. A. & Charnitski, C. W. (2011). Developing Successful and Sustainable Programs for Technology-Based Learning. In Proceedings of the Twenty-Second International Conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE), Nashville, TN, March 8, 2011. (Selected by peer review).
  • Harvey, F. A. (2008). “Low-Tech” and “Cutting Edge” Learner-Centered Technologies for Global Education. Journal of the World Universities Forum, 1:5. (Refereed article).
  • Charnitski, C. W. & Harvey, F. A. (2008). The Clash between School and Corporate Reality. In Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE), Las Vegas, NV, March 3-7, 2008. (Selected by peer review).
  • Harvey, F. A., & Charnitski, C. W. (2008). Developing and Applying a Model for “Hands On Online” Mathematics Learning. In Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE), Las Vegas, NV, March 3-7, 2008. (Selected by peer review).
  • Harvey, F. A., & Charnitski, C. W. (2007). Building a Longitudinal Virtual Learning Community of Life-Long Global Learners. In Proceedings of the Eighteenth International Conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE), San Antonio, TX, March 26-30, 2007. (Selected by peer review).
  • Charnitski, C. W., & Harvey, F. A. (2007). Online Project-Based Learning: A Comparison of Collaborative Tools. In Proceedings of the Eighteenth International Conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE), San Antonio, TX, March 26-30, 2007. (Selected by peer review).