Mrs. Shelly D. Bailess

Mrs. Shelly D. Bailess

Adjunct Instructor of History

Email: bailesss@tntemple.edu

Education


  • BS Social Science - Liberty University 2008
  • MA History - Liberty University 2010

Academic Experience


  • Instructor and Instructional Mentor - Liberty University Online
  • Adjunct Instructor of History – College of General Studies - Liberty University
  • Online Adjunct – Tennessee Temple University
  • Subject Matter Expert – US History - Liberty University
  • Subject Matter Expert – Western Civilization – Tennessee Temple University
  • History Department Chair - Liberty University Online Academy

Teaching Specializations


  • US History
  • Western Civilization
  • American Colonial History
  • American Religious History

Membership in Academic Organizations


  • Phi Alpha Theta
  • Southern Historical Association

Publications & Presentations


  • Presentations:
    • Awakenings and Revivals Conference, Liberty University March 2009 – “Samuel Harris”
    • Phi Alpha Theta Regional Conference March 2010 – “Islam and the 1979 Hostage Crisis”
    • HIS Art of Teaching Workshop – Student Engagement in the Online Environment
    • Center for Teaching Excellence – Using Wikis in Blackboard to Encourage Student Engagement
  • Articles:
    • “Samuel Harris: Apostle of Virginia”, Journal of Backcountry Studies April 2010
  • Lectures:
    • “Women in the American Revolution”, Liberty University Spring 2009
    • “The Early Church Fathers”, Liberty Universtiy Fall 2008
    • “Scotland: A History that Demands Separation” Fall 2008
    • “How to Research and Write for History” Fall 2009