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SPEAKING 

Dr. Wilson has been a guest speaker and spokesperson for numerous academic organizations and business.  Here is a partial list of clients:

  • Roundtable – 9th Annual Promise Summer Success Institute “Becoming a Tech Expert”,  University of Maryland Baltimore County  (August 20, 2011)
  • Breakout Session -6th Annual Promise Summer Success Institute,  University of Maryland Baltimore County   (8/16/2008)
  • Keynote Speaker – The Bowie State University/Alliance for Minority Participation Program Student Research Showcase, Bowie State University (4/29/2005)
  • Panelist – SEM Corporate Roundtable,  Bowie State University (4/22/2004)
  • Speaker – Promise Town Meeting, Promise Maryland’s Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate, University of Maryland Baltimore County
  • Speaker – Summer Dissertation House 2008, Promise Maryland’s Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate, University of Maryland Baltimore County
  • Speaker – Pathways to Research in STEM, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
  • Speaker – National Black Society of Engineers – 32nd Annual National Society of Black Engineers National Convention (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 2006)
  • Speaker – Technology and our Faith, Seed of Faith Christian Church Organization

RADIO

      • Total Education Hour: WRCT 88.3 Pittsburgh – Cyber Bullying Round Table (2/17/2012)
      • The John Tesh Radio Show – How Parents can Keep Thier Kids Safe Online (8/4/2011)

PRINT: Books

PRINT: Publications

 As an expert in the area of technology for more than 10 years, Dr. Wilson has authored numerous publications including the following:

      • The Comparison of Online Social Networks in Terms of Structure and Evolution by Marcella Wilson, June 2008, Ph.D. Thesis, Advisor: Charles Nicholas
      • Topological Analysis of an Online Social Network for Older Adults by Marcella Wilson and Charles Nicholas, 2008, ACM 17th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management,  Workshop on Search in Social Media, Napa Valley, CA.
      • The Influence of Voice-Over internet Protocol (VOIP) on Web-based Communications of Older Adults by Marcella Wilson and Charles Nicholas, June 2007. 2nd International Conference on Technology and Aging (p. 385)   Toronto: Festival of International Conferences on Caregiving, Disability, Aging and Technology
      • DOAM: Document Ontology and Monitoring Agent by S. Srivastava, J. Lamadrid, Y. Y. Karakashyan, L. Chen, M. Hopkins, H. Shi, P. Singh. Proceedings of the 1999 Research Symposium, UMBC Center for Architectures for Data-Driven Information Processing.

For samples or more documents written by Dr. Marcella Wilson, please contact her.

HONORS

      • Exemplary Achievement Award: Bowie State University, April 2005
      • NASA Goddard Space Flight Center: Special Act Award, September 2004
      • NASA Goddard Space Flight Center: Performance Award, July 2003
      • Rahsaan Jackson Presentation Award: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center-Summer Engineering for Engineering Computing Applications, August 2000
      • Bowie State University: Outstanding Academic Achievement in Computer Science, April 2000

FELLOWSHIPS

      • Dissertation Fellowship: University of Maryland Baltimore County, January 2008 – June 2008
      • Study Fellowship Program: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, September January 2005 – December 2006
      • Model Institute of Excellence Fellowship: Bowie State University, August 1999 – May 2001

BOOK DR. MARCELLA WILSON

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    • If you are interested in partnership opportunities

Please contact her at marcella@marcellawilson.com.

OFFICIAL BIO – Long Version

Dr. Marcella Wilson is a professor and web developer with expertise in many areas including, social media, blogging, and education. She has conducted extensive research on how online social networks evolve over time and how they are linked to off-line, social networks. Dr. Wilson was the first to ever conduct research on how the older adult population uses social media and blogs in contrast to the young adult population. Her cutting edge research has been the focus of many conference papers and publications. Throughout her educational and professional career, Dr. Wilson received numerous fellowships and awards from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) and Bowie State University (BSU).

Dr. Wilson received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. She also holds a M.S. in Computer Science from Bowie State University and a B.A. in Journalism from Washington Bible College. Dr. Wilson also has extensive media training. She received On-Camera and Teleprompter training from Brenna McDonough in Washington, DC. She has also had Hosting, Ear Prompter and Teleprompter with Patricia Starks and Maureen Brown in New York City.

Currently, Dr. Wilson teaches graduate Information Systems courses at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.   She runs Wilson Consulting Firm which provides web development, training and other IT services to small businesses. Dr. Wilson provides technical expertise to the media and frequently appears in local and national media discussing how to mix tech with our everyday lives. To date, she has been quoted in Fox News, Redbook Magazine, and MSNBC News. Dr. Wilson has appeared on local news stations, as well as radio, print, and online media. But on any given day, you can catch her hanging out with her 3 girls (including a set of twin toddlers), playing Candy Crush and watching reruns of “Breaking Bad”.

OFFICIAL BIO – Short Version

Dr. Marcella Wilson is a technology expert and educator with expertise in many areas including, social media, blogging, and education. Throughout her educational and professional career, Dr. Wilson received numerous fellowships and awards from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) and Bowie State University (UMBC). Dr. Wilson received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the UMBC, a M.S. in Computer Science from Bowie State University and a B.A. in Journalism from Washington Bible College. Currently, Dr. Wilson teaches graduate Information Systems courses at he University of Maryland, Baltimore County. She also runs Wilson Consulting Firm which provides web development, training and other IT services. Dr. Wilson provides technical expertise to the media and has appeared on numerous radio, print, and online media. Featured on Fox News, Fox Business, MSNBC News, Fox 45 News, WUSA 9 News and in Redbook Magazine, Dr. Wilson is widely regarded as a trusted guide for the everyday person in the world of technology. On any given day, you can catch her hanging out with her 3 girls (including a set of twin toddlers), playing Candy Crush and watching reruns of “Breaking Bad”.