Ruthanne "Rudi" Thompson | Department of Biological Sciences

Ruthanne "Rudi" Thompson

Rudi Thompson
Assistant VP for Digital Strategy & Innovation, Executive Director for CLEAR, Associate Professor- Co Director Teach North Texas
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Dr. Thompson's research interests include science teacher professional development and science education as a field of study.

Dr. Rudi Thompson teaches classes in the following subjects: Biology for Educators, Research Methods for Secondary Science Instruction, and Environmental Science.


  • Ed.D. Curriculum and Instruction, UNT
  • Master of Science, Counseling and Human Development, UNT
  • Bachelor of Science, Secondary Biology, SMSU

Selected Publications

  • Assessing the Degree of Integrated Learner-Centered Instruction on Student Outcomes in a Large Non-Major Environmental Science Course , (2012).
  • Fracking vs. Faucets: Balancing Energy Needs and Water Sustainability at Urban Frontiers, (2012).
  • Design and Implementation of a Data Driven Water Conservation Program, (2011).

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