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Brahmadeo Dewprashad
Position: Associate Professor
Campus Affiliation: Borough of Manhattan Community College
Phone: 212-220-1322
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph.D. Oklahoma State University
Research Interests: STEM Education

Professor Dewprashad has developed and published several  engaging  case studies, demonstrations and experiments that make chemical concepts  concrete. In addition, he has studied the effectiveness of using writing to uncover and rectify misconceptions.   He has also led initiatives to  train instructors in developing and using case studies and inquiry based learning and is currently leading a NSF funded initiative to introduce nanotechnology into the curriculum at BMCC.  His  research interest include developing and evaluating  new cases studies,  demonstrations and  experiments that relate concepts to application, studies to uncover and rectify misconceptions and  the effectiveness of pedagogical interventions such as POGIL.