The 2016 University-Wide Teaching & Learning Symposium will be held at the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Uptown Normal on Wednesday, January 6. The event is free to attend for all members of the campus community.
Contact Dr. Julie-Ann McFann at email@example.com or (309) 438-5848.
If you need a special accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact the CTLT main desk at (309) 438-2542.
Todd Zakrajsek, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Associate Director of Fellowship Programs in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, will be the 2016 Teaching & Learning Symposium’s keynote speaker.
Dr. Zakrajsek is the immediate past Executive Director of the Center for Faculty Excellence at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to his work at UNC, he was the Inaugural Director of the Faculty Center for Innovative Teaching at Central Michigan University and the founding Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Southern Oregon University, where he taught in the psychology department as a tenured associate professor.
Dr. Zakrajsek currently directs three National Lilly Conferences on College and University Teaching and Learning and one International Teaching Conference. He received his Ph.D. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Ohio University. He has published and presented widely on the topic of curriculum design, effective teaching and student learning.