The Center for Teaching Excellence

Dr.  Robert Hackey, Professor of Health Policy Management teaching in an outside classroom

Established in 1992, the primary role of the Center for Teaching Excellence is to support faculty as they work to integrate effective pedagogical approaches. We offer workshops, orientation for new faculty, one-on-one teaching consultations, and ongoing presentations and activities that focus on teaching and learning. For more information, contact us at

CTE Mission

The Center for Teaching Excellence values excellence in teaching and learning, and promotes effective pedagogy and scholarship through mentoring, resources, programming, dialogue and recognition.

CTE Advisory Group

The CTE Advisory Group is comprised of the CTE director, associate director and faculty members who represent a range of disciplines and teaching experiences. The role of the advisory group is to provide guidance and support as programming is developed and implemented. Advisory group members are selected by the director and associate director based on their demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence.

Kendra Brewster, Public & Community Service Studies
Julia Camp, Accountancy
Lynne Lawson, Engineering/Physics/Systems
Todd Olszewski, Health Policy and Management 
Adam Villa, Mathematics/Computer Science (chair)
Kelly Warmuth, Psychology

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