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Dr. M. Wang

Dr. M. Wang is Professor and Program Head of Learning Design and Technology (LDT) in the School of Journalism and Media Studies and a former program manager for the Chancellor's Office of CSU. She also serves on the board of director for Immersive Learning Research Network, a non-profit organization dedicated to the use of immersive worlds and environments for formal and informal education.

At San Diego State, Dr. Wang teaches methods of inquiry, designing and developing training for the global audience, mobile learning design, and supervises internships and independent studies.

Her research specialties focus on the sociocultural aspects of online learning, mobile learning, immersive learning using X-reality, and entrepreneurship education. She served as the chief editor for one international journal (EAI Transactions on E-Learning), and as guest editor for Virtual Reality and the Journal of Interactive Learning. She was either a Co-PI or senior personnel on several national and international grant programs. Currently she serves as co-PI on NSF’s Coupled Natural and Human Systems project led by SDSU’s Department of Geography (2018 to 2022). In addition, Dr. Wang is an internationally recognized scholar and has keynoted more than 25 international conferences.