Department Chair of the Department of Landscape Architecture and Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture
MLA Iowa State University, 1995
BLA Iowa State University, 1992
BA Wartburg College, 1984
• Responsive / Catalytic Design Regional Planning/GIS
• Therapeutic Gardens/Healthy Landscapes
• Games in Education
• Immersive/experiential Learning
Projects and Publications:
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial: History, Design, and Legacy. Tabled/iPad/Phone App. Launched March, 2018. With C. Corbin
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial App: Reflections on Making a Prototype. Refereed presentation. Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture. May, 2017. With C. Corbin.
The Lutiisi Academy Primary School: Using community-centered design as a catalyst for change. International Public Health Journal Vol. 7 No. 1 2015. (1st author: P. Ellery, J. Ellery; 3rd author: J. Motloch, 4th author: M. Hunt).
Rescue Missions: Colonizing California and the Spirit of Place. Referred Paper presentation (with R. Benson), American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies. March, 2015.
Chapter 14: Community centered design as a catalyst for change in Public Health: Improving Health via Inter-Professional Collaborations. Nova Science: NY. July 2014. (1st author: P. Ellery, 2nd author: J. Ellery; 3rd author: J. Motloch, 4th author: M. Hunt).
Best Practices in the Immersive Learning Context: A Case Study of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Refereed paper and presentation (with C. Corbin and K. Huth), International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICERI). November, 2013.
Clients in the Classroom: Assessing Student Learning and Community Impact in Collaborative Projects. Refereed paper and presentation (with C. Corbin and K. Huth), International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICERI). November, 2013.
Building Tomorrow: Using a Participatory Approach to Improve Educational Opportunities Poster presentation (P. Ellery & J. Ellery (primary authors); J. Motloch and M. Hunt (secondary authors)), Reinvigorating Our Process of Discovery: 2013 International Association for Research on Service Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE) Conference. November 2013
“Educating for a Sustainable Future” Greening of the Campus.Muncie. 2009
“Design Education in Transition” ECLAS. 2009
Immersive courses in Landscape Design and Awareness
University Honors in Teaching. 2010