AY 18-19 Membership; Updated September 2018


Name Position Department Term# Ends
Lockhart, Marilyn Chair Center for Faculty Excellence    
Silvestri, Ken  Member  Center for Faculty Excellence    
Babcock, Mike Member Letters and Science    
Sowell, Bok Member Agriculture    
Campbell, Kyndra Member Gallatin College    
Smith, Colin Member UIT    
Rosso, Brent Member Jake Jabs School of Business and Entrepreneurship    
Schell, William Member Engineering    
Luft, Steve Member Graduate Students    
Damberger, Kathy Member Nursing    
Adams, Dean Member Arts & Architecture    
Vaterlaus, J. Mitchell Member Education, Health & Human Development    
Regan, Matthew Member Library    
Vacant  Member Undergraduate Students    
Carjuzaa, Jioanna Ex Officio Education & Multicultural Perspectives    





Improve faculty teaching by allocating funds for faculty development projects; support assessment and outcomes on campus by sponsoring teaching improvement activities; support attendance at instructional development workshops which provide the potential to impact teaching methods on campus.

Examples of Previously Funded Teaching Innovation Grants:




Voting Members: One faculty member from each academic college; one representative from the Libraries; one undergraduate student representative; and one graduate student representative.

Nonvoting Ex Officio Members: One faculty representing Multicultural Perspectives; two representatives from the Center for Faculty Excellence.

Length of Term

Three years, renewable, staggered

Appointed By

College deans


Current: Marilyn Lockhart
Title: Director of the Center for Faculty Excellence
Appointed by: Provost

Advisory To

Provost and Associate Provost

Reports Due

As requested