Texas Tech University

Mihwa Park, Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor
Curriculum and Instruction

Email: Mihwa.Park@ttu.edu

Office: Education 381

Mihwa Park is an Assistant Professor of STEM education in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Texas Tech University. Dr. Park taught middle school science in South Korea. While she was a middle school science teacher, she completed two masters' degree in physics and science education. She earned her doctorate in Science Education from University at Buffalo. Her research interests involve how assessments can be effectively integrated into science instruction, especially when educational technologies are used as learning materials and assessment tools. Her most current research project focuses on developing online formative assessments with interactive computer simulations in science. In the project, she explores multiple approaches, such as computerized text analysis techniques and the Rasch model, for assessments of students' understanding of scientific concept

Mihwa Park