Patrick Herak Bio

Hometown:Patrick H

Columbus, OH (via Orange Village, OH)

Education:


PhD, Teaching and Learning, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (2010)

M.S., Environmental Science, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (2001)

BSE, Science Education, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (1996),

Professional Experience:

Ashland University (2012-present): Adjunct Professor.

Teach Science Education Methods courses.

Dublin City Schools (2012-2013): Science Teacher.

Taught Physical Science, Biology and Online-Biology.

Westerville City Schools (1997-2012): Science Teacher.

Taught Physical Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geology, Ecology, AP Environmental Science and ESL science.

Research Interest:

My research focuses on HydroEconomic Modeling, specifically projecting the health of the Big Walnut Creek watershed in the future taking into account forecasts for Global Climate Change and potential changes in agricultural land usage.

 Other Interests:

Brass Bands

Soccer