Founding Director of CATL

Peter Felten, Assistant Provost for Teaching and Learning

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The founding director of the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, Peter Felten is now Assistant Provost for Teaching and Learning, Executive Director of the Center for Engaged Learning, and professor of history. His recent publications include the co-authored books Transforming Students: Fulfilling the Promise of Higher Education (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014) and Engaging Students as Partners in Learning and Teaching (Jossey-Bass, 2014). From 2010-2011, he served as president of the POD Network, and in 2014-2017 as vice president of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. He is currently a co-editor of the International Journal for Academic Development.



Previous Associate Directors of CATL

Katie King
Associate Professor of Psychology
CATL Associate Director from Fall 2008 to Spring 2013


Alan Russell
Associate Professor of Mathematics
CATL Associate Director from Spring 2013 to Fall 2014