Faculty: 2020 Institute on Integrative Learning and Signature Work


Nancy BudwigNancy Budwig, Clark University—integrative and interdisciplinary learning, leadership for integrative learning, communities of practice, signature work, guided pathways, and learning and developmental sciences.


J. Elizabeth ClarkJ. Elizabeth Clark, LaGuardia Community College—e-portfolios, assessment, integrative learning, learning communities, capstone courses, writing programs, signature work, digital futures



felten_p_0.jpgPeter Felten, Elon University—integrative learning, faculty development, high-impact practices, gateway courses, diversity and inclusive excellence, organizational change



Kim FilerKim Filer, Virginia Tech—course-embedded assessment; aligning pedagogy with assessment efforts; rubrics; faculty development; integrative program design; reflective practice to use assessment for learning improvement


jones_n.jpgNorm J. Jones, Amherst College— diversity as data, diversity as ecology, organization development, distributive leadership and governance, stakeholder mapping, making the case for academic and co-curricular partnerships



Richard VazRichard Vaz, Worcester Polytechnic Institute—project-based learning, experiential learning, global learning, interdisciplinary learning, STEM education, assessment, institutional change


Villarreal.jpgMary Ann Villarreal, University of Utah—high-impact practices, first year experience, equity and inclusion, leadership and planning



Dawn Michele WhiteheadDawn Michele Whitehead, AAC&U— community-based global learning, curriculum revision and internationalization, global learning, high impact pracitces, integrative learning, integration of multicultural and international perspectives


Kathy WolfeKathy Wolfe, Nebraska Wesleyan University—guided-pathway curriculum design; integrative learning; curriculum revision processes; leadership for adaptive change; writing across the curriculum