Leadership and Administrative Team

Rachel Kennison

Susan Ettner

Katie Dixie

Rachel Kennison CIRTL@UCLA Administrative Co-Leader; Interim Director, Center for Education Innovation & Learning in the Sciences
Susan Ettner CIRTL@UCLA Administrative Co-Leader; Interim Dean of the UCLA Graduate Division
Katie Dixie CIRTL@UCLA Communications Coordinator; Assistant Director, Center for Education Innovation & Learning in the Sciences

Implementation Leadership Team

Diane Azurdia Associate Director for Recruitment and Diversity in the Department of Graduate Programs in Bioscience
Lisa Felipe  Program Director, Excellence in Pedagogy and Innovative Classrooms (EPIC)
Michelle Gaston Assistant Director of Teaching and Learning Initiatives, Center for the Advancement of Teaching
Beth Goodhue Associate Director for Faculty Engagement, Center for the Advancement of Teaching
Marilyn Gray Director of the Graduate Writing Center, Graduate Students Resource Center
Kumiko Haas Director of Instructional Improvement Programs, Center for the Advancement of Teaching
Leigh Harris
Director of Curricular Initiatives, Division of Undergraduate Education
Marc Levis-Fitzgerald Director of the Center for Educational Assessment, Center for the Advancement of Teaching
Arlene Russell Director of the Science Teacher Education Program and Preparing Future Faculty; Senior Lecturer SOE, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Lynn Talton
Director, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs in the Biomedical and Life Sciences; Bioscience Postdoc Educational Leadership Program
Christine Wilson Director of the UCLA Career Center; Executive Director for Career & Graduate Programs

Steering Committee

Jaime Balboa Assistant Vice Provost, UCLA Division of Undergraduate Education
Don Blasius Undergraduate Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Mathematics
Michael Carey Co-Director for the UCLA Postdocs Longitudinal Investment in Faculty Training NIH IRACDA Program; Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry
Troy Carter Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Albert Courey Associate Dean of Physical Sciences for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion; Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Sylvia Hurtado Professor of Education and Information Studies
Tracy Johnson Co-Director for the UCLA Postdocs Longitudinal Investment in Faculty Training NIH IRACDA Program; Professor, Department of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology
Adrienne Lavine
Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering; Associate Vice Provost, Center for the Advancement of Teaching
Gregory Payne Associate Dean for Graduate Education in the David Geffen School of Medicine and College, Life Sciences; Director of Graduate Programs in Bioscience; Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry
Janice Reiff Academic Senate Liaison for Online Education; Professor, Department of History and Statistics
Blaire Van Valkenburgh Associate Dean for Academic Programs in Life Sciences; Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Rick Wesel Associate Dean for Academic and Students Affairs in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science

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