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Current Positions 2017
Adjunct Faculty, MCAD, Minneapolis, MN
Community Faculty, Metropolitan State University.
Second year student at Mitchell Hamline School of Law

Work Experience
Community Faculty, Metropolitan State University
Writer/Editor, Curriculum Development, Kluis Publishing
Science Writer/Editor, Twin Cities Public Television, St. Paul, MN
Adjunct Faculty, MCAD, Minneapolis, MN
Teaching Assistant, University of Minnesota
Teaching Assistant, University of Sydney

Education
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
PhD in History of Science and Technology
Course work: focus on the History of Technology, History of Physical Sciences, History of Computing
Dissertation Title: Complexity & Verification: The History of Programming as Problem Solving

University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia, 2004
Master of History & Philosophy of Science and Technology
Thesis Title: Flexible Votes: A Systems Approach to Voting Technology

University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 2003
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
First Class Honors: History & Philosophy of Science
Thesis Title: Economic Programming: The Division of Labor and its Influence on the Object Oriented Programming Paradigm and the C++ Programming Language

Fellowships
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Fellowship Award from the Charles Babbage Institute, 2005, 2006 and 2007
Fellowship Award from the History of Science and Technology Graduate Program, 2004

Teaching Experience
Current:
Community Faculty, Metropolitan State University

  • Economic Life: History of Technology

Adjunct Faculty, Minneapolis College of Art and Design

  • Innovation and Progress
  • Science of Superheroes
  • History of the Web and Multimedia
  • The Computer: History, Theory and Culture
  • Science and Culture in America
  • Philosophy of Science

2011: Teaching Assistant, Technology and Civilization: The Industrial Revolution to the Internet, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
2006: Teaching Assistant, Technology and Civilization: Stone Tools to Steam Engines University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
2004: Teaching Assistant, Introduction to History of Science: The Birth of Modern Science
2003: Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Philosophy of Science: What Is This Thing Called Science?

Publications
Zepcevski, Joline  “Review of Electronic Value Exchange: Origins of the VISA Electronic Payment System by David L. Stearns”, Enterprise and Society, Vol. 13 (2), June, 2012
Zepcevski, Joline, “Description of the Society for the History of Technology’s 2006 annual meeting”, in “Events and Sightings”, Chigusa Kita(ed.) IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, January, 2007, pp. 81-84

Presentations
2014: Presenter, Gender, Bodies & Technology: Performing the Human, Virgina Tech
2012, Panelist, Geeks and Gadgets, Galaxicon, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2012, Panelist, Women in Technology, CONvergence, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2011, Object Oriented Programming, Society for the History of Technology, Cleveland, Ohio
2006, Flexible Votes, The STGlobal Science and Technology in Society Conference, Washington D.C.

Research Assistantships
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
2007: Created a working bibliography for a project on Moore’s Law and contributed to the grant proposal.
2007 – 2009: Created a complex, interactive, secure website for an NSF Cyberinfrastructure Grant, exploring the history of FastLane.

Professional Memberships and Affiliations
2006 – 2008, Secretary, Special Interest Group for Computers, Information & Society (SIGCIS)
2012 – Present, Girls in Tech
2008 – Present, Member, Special Interest Group for Computers, Information & Society (SIGCIS)
2004 – Present, Member, Society for the History of Technology (SHOT)
1996 – Present, Member, IEEE: Professional association for the advancement of technology
1996 – Present, Member, Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)

Community Involvement
2011 – 2012, Board Member, SOO Visual Arts Center
2008 – 2010, Treasurer/Business Manager, North Star Roller Girls
2010: Volunteer, Minneapolis Pride
2007 – 2009, Volunteer, Women’s Prison Book Project
2009 – 2010, Volunteer, NAMI MN
2009: Volunteer, TSE, Inc.