SciTech Faculty - Todd Ensign

Name: 
Ensign, Todd
Title: 
Educator Outreach Specialist, Program Manager
E-mail Address: 
Phone: 
304-367-8438
Department: 
Biology, Chemistry and Geoscience
Degrees: 
B.S. Northern Arizona University
M.Ed. Northern Arizona University
Office: 
NASA IV&V Facility Educator Resource Center, 100 University Dr., Fairmont, WV 26554
Biography: 

Todd earned an A.A. in Social Science from Brookdale Community College, a B.S. Ed. in Geoscience Education and a M.Ed. in Educational Technology from Northern Arizona University, and is ABD at West Virginia University with a Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis on Educational Robotics.  Todd began at FSU as an adjunct teaching Geosphere and Exosphere to preservice teachers.  In 2005 Todd accepted a position on the NASA Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Educator Resource Center (ERC), a grant through FSU, where he has served as the Program Manager for the past 10 years. 

What do you like best about teaching at Fairmont State: 

Fairmont State is large enough to have all the resources needed to earn a great education, while maintaining a small campus feel that encourages collaboration.  FSU is also the home to the best of West Virginia’s STEM competitions for K-12 students including FIRST LEGO League, VEX Robotics, Skills USA, State Science Fair, and much more.