Dr. R. Lee Viar IV |Educator|Published Author|Consultant

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Published Works

Selected Publications by R. Lee Viar IV, Ph.D. 

PUBLICATIONS

 (Peer-Reviewed)

Viar IV, R. L. (2014). A new renaissance in higher education...But, is the nontraditional student ready? The Non-Trad Journal 

Cappa, J. & Viar IV, R. L. (2013). The influence of academic instruction and professional experience on the success of the non-traditional learner: The future of Global Leadership. The Non-Trad Journal 

Viar IV, R.L. (2013). Has Technology Done a Disservice to the Nontraditional Learner? The Non-Trad Journal 

Viar IV, R.L. (2013). Utilizing Educational Alchemy to Guide the Students from the Classroom to the Boardroom. ECCSSA Journal.

Viar IV, R.L. (2012). Learning...Who is Really Responsible? The Non-Trad Journal.

Viar IV, R.L. (2010). “Turning “No, You Can’t Do It” into a Degree”. The Non-Trad Journal. 

(Volunteered Papers)

Cappa, J. & Viar IV, R. Lee (November 2013) Building Sustainable Futures for Adult Learners. Presented at the 62ndAnnual AAACE Conference, Lexington, KY.

Cappa, J. & Viar IV, R. Lee (October 2013) Influence of Instruction on the Nontraditional Learner: Global Leadership.Presented at the StemTech Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Viar IV, R. Lee (2013, February), The 21st Century Pedagogical Educational Approach and Learning Model.Presentation at the 2013 Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Viar IV, R. Lee (2013, January), One Proactive Instructor = One Interactive Class. Presentation at Association of Faculties for Advancement of Community College Teaching (AFACCT) Conference, Frederick, MD

Viar IV, R. Lee (2012, October) Distance Education, Not So Distant Anymore. Presented at the 36th Annual Conference on Academic Advising hosted by the NATIONAL ACADEMIC ADVISING ASSOCIATION (NACADA), Nashville, TN

Viar IV, R. Lee (2011, November) Presentation at Mid-Atlantic World History Association Conference, Rutgers University, NJ

Viar IV, R. Lee (2011, January), Global Culture: Hegemony or Plurality presentation. Presentation at Association of Faculties for Advancement of Community College Teaching (AFACCT) Conference, Essex, MD

 PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS:

 (Invited)

Viar IV, R. Lee and Lesser, Jack (2018, February) How to Develop Wisdom in Corporate Marketing Research American Marketing Association Winter Academic Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Viar IV, R. Lee (2016, March) The Changing Face of Higher Education at the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Research Studies Conference at George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

Viar IV, R. Lee and Viar, Lori (2015, March). Nontraditional Student + ANTSHE =Success. Presentation at the 18th Annual Association for Non-Traditional Students in Higher Education (ANTSHE) Conference, Leesburg, VA.

Viar IV, R. Lee (2015, March), The 21st Century Pedagogical Educational Approach and Learning Model. Presentation at the 18th Annual Association for Non-Traditional Students in Higher Education (ANTSHE) Conference, Leesburg, VA.

Viar IV, R. Lee and Parsons, Michael (2015, January). A Renaissance in Higher Education Teaching? The People in the Process. Presentation at the 25th Annual Advancement of Community College Teaching (AFACCT) Conference, Westminster, MD.

Viar IV, R. Lee (2014, January). Learning is Not Limited to Students Alone: the Metamorphosis of the 21st Century Faculty. Presentation at the 24th Annual Advancement of Community College Teaching (AFACCT) Conference, Largo, MD

Viar IV, R. Lee (2013, October). Influence of Instruction on the Nontraditional Learner: Global Leadership. Presentation at the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education Annual Conference, Lexington, KY.

Viar IV, R. Lee (2013, September). Alumni panel presentation. Presentation at Capella University Colloquia, Arlington, VA.

Viar IV, R. Lee (2013, March) Utilizing Educational Alchemy to Guide the Students from the Classroom to the Boardroom. Presentation at the 39th Annual East Coast Colleges Social Sciences Association (ECCSSA) Conference, Herndon, VA.

Viar IV, R. Lee (2013, March) Has Technology Done a Disservice to the Nontraditional Learner? Presentation at the 16th Annual Association for Nontraditional Students in Higher Education (ANTSHE) Conference, Winston-Salem, NC. 

Viar IV, R. Lee (2013, March). Alumni panel presentation. Presentation at Capella University Colloquia, Arlington, VA

Viar IV, R. Lee (2012, November) Number 22,720 – The Last Casualty of the Battle of Antietam. Presentation at the Torch Club, Hagerstown, MD

Viar IV, R. Lee (2012, September) Is The Technological Learning Curve Closed to Adult Learners? Presentation at the 2012 Technology & Adult Learner Conference hosted by the North Carolina Adult Education Association (NCAEA) Asheville, NC

Viar IV, R. Lee (2012, March) Changing Your Destiny…Your Past Does Not Determine Your Future. Presented at the 15th Annual ANTSHE National Conference, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY

Viar IV, R. Lee (2011, October). Alumni panel presentation. Presentation at Capella University Colloquia, Arlington, VA

Viar IV, R. Lee (2011) The pedagogical spirit: Learning is not limited to students. Guest lecturer at the Quality Matters Annual Conference, Rasmussen College.

Viar IV, R. Lee (2011) Balancing Home, Work, College – Tapping into your informal support network. Presented at the 14th Annual ANTSHE National Conference, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA

Viar IV, R. Lee (2011, January). Alumni panel presentation. Presentation at Capella University Colloquia, Arlington, VA

Viar IV, R. Lee (2010, October). Alumni panel presentation. Presentation at Capella University Colloquia, Arlington, VA

Viar IV, R. Lee (2009, October). Alumni panel presentation. Presentation at Capella University Colloquia, Arlington, VA

Viar IV, R. Lee (2009, March). Alumni panel presentation. Presentation at Capella University Colloquia, Arlington, VA

Viar IV, R. Lee (2009, February). Faculty panel presentation. Presentation of grading best practices. Colorado Technical University

Viar IV, R. Lee (2008, October). Alumni panel presentation. Presentation at Capella University Colloquia, Lansdowne, VA 

(Other Publications)

Cappa, J. & Viar IV, R. L. (2013). Building Sustainable Futures for Adult Learners.American Association for Adult and Continuing Education publication.

Cappa, J. & Viar IV, R. L. (2013) Influence of Instruction on the Nontraditional Learner: Global Leadership. League for Innovation

Viar IV, R. L. (2013) “Lead Business Faculty Training Handbook.” Colorado Technical University

Viar IV, R.L. (2013). One Proactive Instructor = One Interactive Class. AFACCT 2013 Conference Proceedings Journal.

Viar IV, R.L. (2011). “The Nontraditional Learner’s Guide to Success: Creating an Informal Support Network”. Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse. (ISBN 9781456762308)

Viar IV, R.L. (2011). Global Culture: Hegemony or Plurality. AFACCT 2011 Conference Proceedings Journal.

Viar IV, R.L. (2011). The Reincarnation of a Theistic Philosophy: Morals and Values in Education Today. The Journal of Research in Character Education, 7(2).

Viar IV, R.L.  (2010). Teaching Outside the Box. Instructional Practice in Higher Education: An Online Journal, 1(2).

Viar IV, R.L.  (2007). “Success of the Nontraditional Student Fostered by an Informal Support Network”. PhD. Dissertation Capella University. Minnesota, United States. (Publication No. AAT 3288710).

Research Interests:

Online learning and delivery, Improving nontraditional support networks to nurture learning, Improving student identification and utilization of nontraditional support networks, increasing the effectiveness of both traditional and online training at the corporate level