Michael K. Ponton, Ed.D.

Dr. Ponton, Professor of Education, has published extensively in the field of self-directed learning where his interests include human agency, personal initiative, autonomous learning, and self-efficacy. Before coming to Regent University, Prof. Ponton was an associate professor of higher education at the University of Mississippi. Prior to full-time life in academe, he was an aerospace engineer for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration where he received numerous research awards. In 2015, Prof. Ponton received the Malcolm Knowles Memorial Self-Directed Learning Award for significant lifelong contributions to the field of self-directed learning. View Dr. Ponton's vita>>

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