Center for Teaching and Learning

EBT leaders & coaches

2019-2020 Leaders

Kimberlee Gillis-Bridges, Department of EnglishKimberlee Gillis-Bridges
Kimberlee is a principal lecturer in the Department of English. Since the mid-1990s, she has used educational technologies to facilitate evidence-based practice. Her film, literature, and writing courses, feature multiple active learning techniques, including small-group discussion, polling, peer review, and peer instruction.

Mikelle Nuwer, School of Oceanography, College of the EnvironmentMikelle Nuwer
Senior Lecturer
School of Oceanography
College of the Environment

2019-2020 Coaches

Bob Boiko
Principal Lecturer
Information School

Catherine M. Connors, UW Department of ClassicsCatherine Connors
Department of Classics
College of Arts & Sciences

Ann Culligan, UW Department of PsychologyAnn Culligan
Senior Lecturer
Department of Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences

Laura Evans, UW Evans School of Public Policy & GovernanceLaura Evans
Associate Professor
Evans School of Public Policy & Governance

Tyler Fox, UW Human Centered Design & EngineeringTyler Fox
Human Centered Design & Engineering
College of Engineering

Ariane Gauvreau, College of Education
Ariane Gauvreau
Teaching Associate
College of Education

Heidi Gough
Associate Professor
School of Environmental and Forest Sciences
College of the Environment

Jose Guzman, UW School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

José Guzman

José is a lecturer at the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, where he teaches marine biology and physiology courses. His current interest focuses on specific strategies that promote flexibility, accessibility, cultural diversity, and higher-order thinking in undergraduate courses.

Miriam Hirschstein, UW School of NursingMiriam Hirschstein
Senior Research Scientist
Child, Family, and Population Health Nursing
School of Nursing

Jennifer Hoffman, Assistant Professor, UW College of EducationJennifer Hoffman
Associate Professor
College of Education Faculty

Matt Huston, UW Hybrid MBA Program, Foster School of BusinessMatt Huston
Director of Course Development
Hybrid MBA Program
Foster School of Business

Ben Marwick, UW Department of Anthropology (Photo by John Pai)Ben Marwick
Associate Professor
Department of Anthropology
College of Arts & Sciences

David Masuda
Department of Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education
School of Medicine

Miriam Packard, UW College of EducationMiriam Packard
Coordinator, Early Care & Education Program
Teaching Associate, College of Education

Miruna G. Petrescu-Prahova, UW Department of Health Services (Photo by Stuart Isett)Miruna Petrescu-Prahova
Senior Lecturer
Department of Health Services
School of Public Health

Ian Schnee, Department of PhilosophyIan Schnee

Ian is a senior lecturer in the Department of Philosophy, and has been active in EBT as a participant, coach, and lead. Based on that experience, he has completely flipped his large lecture courses. He now uses class time for think-pair-share and peer-learning activities that emphasize higher-order problem-solving.

Kazumi Tolich, UW Department of Physics

Kazumi Tolich

Kazumi is a senior lecturer with the Department of Physics. She joined EBT in 2018 and says, “The program has contributed significantly to how I teach my introductory courses in large lecture halls.”

Yen-Chu Weng, Program on the Environment, College on the Environment

Yen-Chu Weng

Yen-Chu teaches large lectures, research methods, case studies, data analysis, and study-abroad field courses for the Program on the Environment. She is interested in active learning, online pedagogy, cross-cultural competence, and teaching with case studies.

Kate McGlone West, UW Department of Global HealthKate McGlone West
Research Scientist, Department of Bioethics & Humanities
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Global Health