Judy Paternite | Kent State University

Judy Paternite

Judy PaterniteJudy Paternite, Ph.D. Associate Lecturer Computer Technology jpaterni@kent.edu

Judy Paternite focuses on teaching web design, database design and management, vb, php, and other topics in computer technology. She loves the challenge of learning new material to help students remain competitive in the workplace.

Prof. Paternite earned a BA degree in psychology, with a minor in mathematics. Then, she received an MA in Special Education and a Masters of Technology. She just completed a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology--Instructional Technology. Based on her interests and the fact that she teaches most of her classes online, the focus of the dissertation was on the best way to teach abstract and complex topics (i.e.: Relational Databases) in web-based classes. Also of interest is how students and instructors communicate online.

Information about an Associate degree in Computer Technology can be found here: http://www.kent.edu/geauga/computer-technology

Bachelor in Technical and Applied Studies in Computer Technology information is here: http://www.kent.edu/geauga/technical-and-applied-studies