Stephanie is a doctoral student in Learning, Design and Technology. She received her B.A. in International Relations with a minor in Asian Studies from Florida International University, and her M.S. in Foreign Language Education with a graduate certificate in Asian Globalization from the same school. Stephanie has over 7 years of TESOL experience in higher education and academies, and is certified in iOS Development and Computer Science by the Bloomtech Institute of Technology. Her research interests include designing immersive technologies for learning, and informal learning in online spaces.