Profiles in "Scholarship of Teaching and Learning" Expertise Area

  • Steven (Steve) Semken is an ethnogeologist and geoscience education researcher whose work focuses on place-based and intercultural geoscience education, to foster a more inclusive and diverse geoscience and greater public Earth-science literacy.
  • Carberry's scholarship, teaching, and service are focused in the broad area of engineering education.
  • Barbara Kinach is a mathematics teacher educator who studies the role visualization and visual representations play in pre-service teacher learning of abstract mathematical knowledge and inquiry-based mathematics teaching.
  • Jordan teaches context-centered electrical engineering and embedded systems design courses and studies the use of context in both K-12 and undergraduate engineering design education.
  • Brown's teaching philosophy is to engage and encourage students to work collaboratively, and guide them towards a core understanding of the course work and its most fundamental principles.
  • Trinh studies leader development, experiential learning, expertise, and complex dynamic systems.
  • Professor Mishra has worked extensively in the area of technology integration in teacher education. He is co-developer of the Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge (TPACK) framework.
  • The focus of Carla Firetto's research examines individual difference and mechanisms of learning to facilitate students’ high-level comprehension of complex texts and content.