Organization and Staff


The Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning is a unit in the Teaching and Learning Division of Academic Affairs.


Melody Bowdon Ann Miller Eric Main

Melody Bowdon
Interim Assistant Vice Provost, DTL
Associate Dean, College of Undergraduate Studies
Executive Director, FCTL

Ann Miller
Interim Director

Eric Main
Associate Director

Julie Donnelly Landon Berry William Dorner

Julie Donnelly
Post-Doctoral Scholar

Landon Berry
Post-Doctoral Scholar

William Dorner
Instructional Technology Coordinator

Amber Mullens Chelsea Hilding Kris Hestad

Amber Mullens
Administrative Services Coordinator

Chelsea Hilding
Office Assistant

Kris Hestad
Senior Computer Specialist

Marie Brache Dawn Wright Nicole Garson

Marie Brache
Graphic Design Assistant

Dawn Wright
Research Assistant

Nicole Garson
Research Assistant


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Michelle Kelley
College of Education Michelle  Kelley A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops. - Henry Brooks Adams, AuthorHow many people can honestly say that their job positively affects hundreds, even thousands of children? I can. I am charged with preparing pre-service teachers to make a significant difference in the lives...

Mitchell Salter
College of College of Health and Public Affairs Mitchell Salter The foundation for my teaching philosophy is to provide students with immediate tools to apply their knowledge. I agree with teachers of educational progressivism, such as John Dewey, who believe education should teach skills in real life activities. I require students to test their skills using a scientif...

Susan D. Gosnell
College of Health and Public Affairs Susan D. Gosnell Teaching isn’t teaching unless learners are learning!In order for students to learn how to learn and to think deeply and critically, the traditional model of teaching must be readdressed. Students cannot learn these skills by sitting passively, listening to a lecture and then attempting to regurgitate the ...