Michael P. Alley

    • 653 Citations
    • 8 h-Index
    19972019

    Research output per year

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    Research Output

    2019

    WIP: Common practices in undergraduate engineering outreach

    Garner, J. K., Alley, M. & Kuhn, M. G., Jun 15 2019, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    2 Scopus citations
    2018

    The craft of scientific writing: Fourth edition

    Alley, M., Mar 21 2018, Springer New York. 298 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    3 Scopus citations
    1 Scopus citations
    2017

    Developing a role identity as an ambassador through hands-on activities

    Garner, J. K., Alley, M., Haas, C., Sontgerath, S. & Kaplan, A., Jun 24 2017, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 2017-June

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    2016

    Engineering ambassadors network: Progress in year 3 on creating a national network of ambassadors

    Haas, C., Alley, M., Garner, J. K. & Thole, K. A., Jun 26 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    1 Scopus citations

    Engineering Ambassadors Network (EAN): Goals, successes, and challenges in growing the EAN

    Haas, C., Alley, M. & Garner, J. K., Jun 26 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Extended abstract: Effectively teaching presentations to large numbers of engineering and science students

    Menold, J. & Alley, M., Nov 9 2016, IEEE ProComm 2016 - International Professional Communication Conference. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7740538. (IEEE International Professional Communication Conference; vol. 2016-November).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    From undergraduates to Ambassadors: The impact of engineering Ambassador network training

    Garner, J. K., Alley, M., Haas, C. & Kaplan, A., Jun 26 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    1 Scopus citations

    Innovation t-ball: Everybody wins!!

    Cutler, S., Litzinger, T., Zappe, S. & Alley, M., Nov 28 2016, FIE 2016 - Frontiers in Education 2016: The Crossroads of Engineering and Business. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7757432. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE; vol. 2016-November).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Slide structure can influence the presenter's understanding of the presentation's content

    Garner, J. K. & Alley, M. P., Jan 1 2016, In : International Journal of Engineering Education. 32, 1, p. 39-54 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations
    2015

    Memory maps: Helping engineering students fashion words on the spot in their technical presentations

    Alley, M. P., Miraldi, L. B. & Garner, J. K., 2015, 122nd ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Making Value for Society. American Society for Engineering Education

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2 Scopus citations
    2014

    Effect of student model presentations from a speaking contest on the development of engineering students as speakers

    Overbaugh, M. M., Alley, M. P. & Haas, C., Jan 1 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    3 Scopus citations

    Progress on the engineering ambassador network: A professional development group with an outreach mission

    Alley, M. P., Haas, C., Thole, K. A., Marshall, M. & Garner, J. K., Jan 1 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    1 Scopus citations

    Undergraduate teaching and research experiences in engineering (UTREE): An engineering student organization with a communication focus

    Vadyak, V., Alley, M. P., Garner, J. K. & Haas, C., 2014, 121st ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: 360 Degrees of Engineering Education. American Society for Engineering Education

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2 Scopus citations
    2013

    Engineering ambassador network: Dissemination through an inaugural nationalworkshop

    Thole, K. A., Zappe, S. E., Marshall, M., Alley, M. P. & Engel, R. S., Sep 24 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    5 Scopus citations

    Engineering ambassador network: Professional development programs with an outreach focus

    Hatzell, J. G., Marshall, M., Alley, M. P., Thole, K. A., Haas, C., Engel, R. S. & Garner, J. K., Sep 24 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    3 Scopus citations

    Engineering ambassador network: Establishment of successful engineering ambassador programs at four UTC partner schools

    Haas, C., McElholm, L. S., Renfro, S. M., Herkenham, E. S., Marshall, M. & Alley, M. P., Sep 24 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    3 Scopus citations

    Engineering ambassador network: Increasing diversity through outreach to middle and high schools

    Krupa, A. N., Marshall, M., Alley, M. P., Garner, J. K., Haas, C. & Hatzell, J. G., 2013, 120th ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations

    Engineering ambassador network: Professional development of the engineering Ambassadors

    Talbot, C., Alley, M. P., Marshall, M., Haas, C., Zappe, S. E. & Garner, J. K., 2013, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    7 Scopus citations

    How slide design affects a student presenter's understanding of the content

    Aippersbach, S. M., Alley, M. & Garner, J. K., Sep 24 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    2 Scopus citations
    18 Scopus citations
    2012

    High quality visual evidence on presentation slides may offset the negative effects of redundant text and phrase headings

    Wolfe, K. L., Alley, M. P. & Garner, J. K., 2012, 119th ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition. American Society for Engineering Education

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations
    2011
    6 Scopus citations

    Engineering education and the development of expertise

    Litzinger, T. A., Lattuca, L. R., Hadgraft, R. G., Newstetter, W. C., Alley, M., Atman, C., DiBiasio, D., Finelli, C., Diefes-Dux, H., Kolmos, A., Riley, D., Sheppard, S., Weimer, M. & Yasuhara, K., Jan 2011, In : Journal of Engineering Education. 100, 1, p. 123-150 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    329 Scopus citations

    Powerpoint in the psychology classroom: Lessons from multimedia learning research

    Garner, J. K. & Alley, M. P., Nov 29 2011, In : Psychology Learning and Teaching. 10, 2, p. 95-106 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations

    The humble history of the "bullet"

    Neeley, K. A. & Alley, M. P., 2011, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Why industry says that engineering graduates have poor communication skills: What the literature says

    Donnell, J. A., Aller, B. M., Alley, M. P. & Kedrowicz, A. A., Jan 1 2011, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    36 Scopus citations
    2010

    Ambassador program for recruiting girls into engineering - Appropriate messages, messengers, and modes of delivery

    Marshall, M., Alley, M. P., Zappe, S. E., Thole, K. A., Frecker, M. I. & Engel, R. S., Dec 1 2010, 40th Annual Frontiers in Education Conference: Celebrating Forty Years of Innovation, FIE 2010 - Conference Program. 5673363. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2 Scopus citations
    2 Scopus citations
    2009

    Challenging the common practice of PowerPoint at an institution: Lessons from instructors

    Neeley, K. A., Alley, M., Nicometo, C. G. & Srajek, L. C., Nov 1 2009, In : Technical Communication. 56, 4, p. 346-360 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6 Scopus citations

    Common use of PowerPoint versus the assertion-evidence structure: A cognitive psychology perspective

    Garner, J. K., Alley, M. P., Gaudelli, A. F. & Zappe, S. E., Nov 1 2009, In : Technical Communication. 56, 4, p. 331-345 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    34 Scopus citations
    3 Scopus citations
    2008
    6 Scopus citations
    2007

    Evaluation of two workshops for graduate students on communicating research in engineering and science

    Alley, M. P., Srajek, L., Johnson, A. W. & Stickler, M., Dec 1 2007, 37th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 4417952. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Increased student learning and attendance in resources geology through the combination of sentence-headline slides and active learning measures

    Alley, M. P., Schreiber, M., Diesel, E., Ramsdell, K. & Borrego, M., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Geoscience Education. 55, 1, p. 85-91 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5 Scopus citations

    Promoting undergraduate research by creating a research option in a technical communication course

    Lo, J., McNair, L., Edmister, W. & Alley, M. P., Jan 1 2007, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    2006

    How the design of headines in presentation slides affects audience retention

    Alley, M. P., Schreiber, M., Ramsdell, K. & Muffo, J., May 1 2006, In : Technical Communication. 53, 2, p. 225-233 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    48 Scopus citations

    Improving retention of information from teaching slides

    Wolfe, C., Alley, M. & Sheridan, K. C., Dec 1 2006, 36th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 4117004. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2 Scopus citations

    Improving student learning in large classes by incorporating active learning with a new design of teaching slides

    Diesel, E., Alley, M. P., Schreiber, M. & Borrego, M., Dec 1 2006, 36th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 4116975. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    5 Scopus citations

    Integrating a new design of teaching slides with active-learning measures in a large class

    Ramsdell, K., Schreiber, M., Borrego, M. & Alley, M. P., Jan 1 2006, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    1 Scopus citations

    Testing the effect of sentence headlines in teaching slides

    Alley, M. P., Schreiber, M., Ramsdell, K., Muffo, J. & Borrego, M., Jan 1 2006, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    2005

    A pilot symposium to highlight undergraduate research in engineering

    Alley, M. & Williams, A., Jan 1 2005, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. p. 11341-11352 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    4 Scopus citations

    Designing and implementing graduate programs in engineering education

    Griffin, O. H., Aning, A., Lohani, V. K., Kampe, J., Goff, R., Paretti, M., Alley, M. P., Lo, J., Terpenny, J. P., Walker, T., Aref, H., Magliaro, S. & Sanders, M., Jan 1 2005, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. p. 3083-3092 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    4 Scopus citations

    Discovering the power of PowerPoint: Rethinking the design of presentation slides from a skillful user's perspective

    Alley, M. P. & Neeley, K. A., 2005, 2005 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. p. 12325-12340 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations