Faculty profile

Donna Matteson

Associate Professor


103H Park Hall

Office hours

Monday, Wednesday, noon - 3 pm
Additional office hours by appointment

  • Associate Professor, School of Education SUNY Oswego, NY, 2001-date
  • Co-Advisor, Epsilon Pi Tau Honor Society, 2001-date
  • Scorer, NYS Teacher Certification Exam, 2002-2014
  • Civil Engineering and Architecture Master Teacher, Project Lead the Way, Inc., 2002-2012
  • 2013 Ed.D. Higher Education and Adult Learning, Walden University


Learner Perceptions of Biophilia in the Learning Environment 
Autodesk Corporate Grants (2001-2008) AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit Architectural, SUNY Oswego Technology Laboratories
Academic price value total: $550,114.


  • Matteson, D. & Martin, M. (2015). iPads as a Classroom Tool to Enhance Instruction. Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International, 4pp, Association for the Advancement of Computers in Education, Chesapeake, VA
  • Matteson, D. (2013). Learner Perceptions of Biophilia in the Learning Environment, Proquest 226pp
  • Matteson, D., Kennedy, D., & Baur, S. (2012). Civil Engineering and Architecture.(764 pages) Cengage Learning: Clifton Park, NY. 


  • “iPads as a Classroom Tool to Enhance Instruction” Society of Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference 2015, Las Vegas, NV March 2015
  • “Technology and Engineering Education at SUNY Oswego” STEM Conference, University of Calcutta, India, January 2015
  • “Impact of Classroom Design on Student Comfort and Interaction” International Organization of Social Sciences and Behavioral Research Conference. Las Vegas, NV October 2014
  • “Reverse Engineering: Learning through Inquiry” ACTE Career Tech Vision, November 2016

  • “Introduction to 2D CAD and CNC, Introduction to 3D CAD and 3D Printing” 2 day workshop, International Professional Conference, 13 professors from CCNU China, held in Oswego, NY 2016

  • “Reverse Engineering and STEM” STEM Showcase, ITEEA Conference, Washington DC, March 2016

  • “Inventor and 3D Printing”  workshop, International Professional Conference, professors from CCNU China, held in Oswego, NY 2014, 2015, 2016

Awards and honors

  • Nominated for Outstanding Dissertation Walden University 2013
  • Certificate of Appreciation, World Bank and University of Nigeria Up-Skills Training Project, 2011
  • Certificate of Appreciation for exceptional performance in conducting 80 hours of professional development University of New Haven, 2010
  • NYS Senate Woman of Distinction, USA Today All Teacher Team,Post Standard Achievement Award

Performances and exhibitions

  • 2015 and 2014 Presentation to China Normal University visiting professors: History of 3D printing and applications for the classroom 
  • 2016 Technology Showcase at the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association Conference in Washington DC 


  • Ed.D., Higher Education and Adult Learning, Walden University
  • MS, Technology Education, State University of Oswego, 1988
  • BS, Technology Education K-12, State University of Oswego, 1983
  • AutoCAD Certification, Autodesk University, San Francisco, CA, 1993
  • Project Lead the Way, Master Teacher Certification, RIT, NY, 1999
  • Permanent Teacher Certification, New York State Education Department, 1988

Classes taught

TEL 101 - Engineer Graphics/Tech Illustrator
TEL 347 - Computer Aided Design & Drafting
TEL 547 - Computer Aided Design & Drafting