Our Staff - John Sager


 

John Sager

Educational Development Officer

 

Room: TU613

Tel ext: 5081

E-mail: john.sager@polyu.edu.hk

Fax: 2334-1569

   
       
  Areas of Responsibility    
 
  • New staff development
  • Certificate of University Teaching (CUT)
  • Teaching portfolio
       
  Curriculum Vitae    
  Academic Qualifications    
   Year Institution Qualification Field of Study  
  1993 University of Iowa, USA M.A. Philosophy  
  1991 Florida Atlantic University, USA B.A. Philosophy  
             
  Work Experience  
   From To Institution Position Held  
  2010 Date Educational Development Centre, Hong Kong Polytechnic University Educational Development Officer  
  2006 2010 Center for Teaching and Learning, Korea University, Republic of Korea Research Professor  
  2002 2006 Institute for Foreign Language Studies, Korea University, Republic of Korea Visiting Lecturer  
  2000 2002 Department of English, Sungshim College of Foreign Languages, Republic of Korea Visiting Lecturer  
  1997 1999 Language Enhancement Center, University of Ulsan, Republic of Korea Visiting Lecturer  
  1996 1997 ProLangs Language Academy, Republic of Korea Instructor  
           
  Major Publications and Conference Presentations  
 

Sager J. (2014, October). Effective explaining, summarizing and discussions. Workshop presented at Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau.

Sager J. (2014, September). Planning an effective teaching session. Workshop presented at Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau.

Noakes N., Duffy, P. & Sager J. (2014) My magical MOOC mystery tour. Discussion at Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA), Hong Kong.

Sager J.  (2013, October). Active, interactive, and collaborative learning. Workshop presented at Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau.

Sager J. (2013, October). Planning an effective teaching session. Workshop presented at Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau.

Sager J. (2012, December). The English-mediated classroom at Korea University. Invited speech at the Faculty of Agriculture at Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.

Sager J. (2012, December). Microteaching at the Faculty of Agriculture. Workshop presented at the Faculty of Agriculture at Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.

Sager J. (2012, September). The active classroom at Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Workshop presented at the Institute for the Advancement of Higher Education at Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.

Sager J. (2012, September). Who does the thinking in your classroom? Workshop presented at the Department of Veterinary Medicine at Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.

ager J. (2012, September).  The Korea University model of supporting faculty teaching in English. Invited speech at the Department of Veterinary Medicine at Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.

 
       
  Funded Research/Teaching Development Projects/Consultancies  
  Ongoing Projects  
 

Developing and piloting electronic systems to facilitate the implementation of an enhanced teaching evaluation system at PolyU. Project Leader.

Becoming an Effective Teaching Assistant 2.0 (BETA 2.0). Project Leader.

Introduction to University Teaching 2.0. Team Member.

 
     
  Services to the Profession  
 

Invited staff developer at the Educational Development Centre at Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau (2014, September - October).

Invited staff developer at the Educational Development Centre at Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau (2013, October).

Invited staff developer at the Faculty of Agriculture at Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan (2012, December).

Invited staff developer at the Department of Veterinary Medicine and the Institute for the Advancement of Higher Education at Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan (2012, September).