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Stephanie Thomas — Cornell University

"Using MindTap's visual, aural and verbal presentation capabilities, I'm able to provide an array of materials that match students' learning styles, building confidence and increasing success."

Stephanie Thomas is a lecturer in the Economics Department at Cornell University. She currently teaches courses in microeconomics, labor economics and personnel economics. Her past experience includes teaching microeconomic theory, macroeconomic theory and econometrics at New York University. In 1998, Stephanie Thomas was awarded the NYU College of Arts and Sciences Outstanding Teaching Award, and in 1999 she was awarded the NYU Economics Society Students' Appreciation Award.

In addition to her undergraduate courses, she regularly teaches executive education programs on topics such as compensation, performance pay, decision making and risk management. Her experiences in executive education range from short 3-hour courses to multi-day training programs in the United States and abroad.

Stephanie Thomas's teaching of philosophy centers on presenting complex concepts in an intuitive manner and demonstrating the relevance of those concepts to real-world issues. In all of her classes, she incorporates active learning techniques encompassing a variety of learning styles, relying on her LMS and supplemental technologies to engage students and bring the course materials to life. MindTap has allowed her to create an array of materials that match any learning style, helping her students succeed.

Stephanie earned her B.A. in Economics from Elmira College and her Ph.D. in Economics from The New School for Social Research.

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