Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

Poorvu Center Advisory Board

The Poorvu Center for Teaching and Learning’s Advisory Board, comprised of appointed faculty members from across campus and a graduate student representative, works with the Center’s leadership to guide the mission and work of the Center. The board plays a critical role in selecting grant recipients, building new programs, and answering important questions about existing initiatives. Together, they embody the mission of the Center. 

Scott Strobel, Deputy Provost for Teaching & Learning and Henry Ford II Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, serves as Chair of the Advisory Board. Jennifer Frederick, Executive Director of the Poorvu Center for Teaching and Learning, and Lucas Swineford, Executive Director of Digital Education at the Poorvu Center for Teaching and Learning, also serve on the board.

Poorvu Center Advisory Board Members
Last Name First Name Title Department
Ahn Woo-Kyoung Professor of Psychology PSYC
Bernstein Phil Senior Lecturer and Associate Dean of Architecture ARCH
Bowern Claire Professor of Linguistics LING
Brodersen Craig Assistant Professor of Plant Physiological Ecology F&ES
Caines Helen Associate Professor of Physics PHYS
Carlson John Eugene Higgins Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology MCDB
DeSanto Iennaco Joanne Associate Professor of Nursing and Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty Coordinator NURS
Fernandez-Duque Eduardo Professor of Anthropology ANTH
Hawkins William Senior Lecturer of Economics ECON
Herdt Jennifer Gilbert L. Stark Professor of Christian Ethics; Senior Associate Dean of Academic Affairs DIV
Kavathas Paula Professor of Laboratory Medicine, of Immunobiology and of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology MED
Miller-Jensen Kathryn Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology ENAS
Nalebuff Barry Milton Steinbach Professor of Management; Professor of Economics SOM
Parr Jonathan Lecturer in Chemistry CHEM
Petersen Scott Lecturer in Computer Science CPSC
Rogers John Professor of English ENGL
Schenker Theresa Senior Lector II Germanic Languages & Literatures, Language Program Director of German GMAN
Schwartz Michael Associate Professor of Neuroscience; Associate Dean for Curriculum NSCI
Slanski Kathryn Senior Lecturer in Humanities and in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations HUMS
Toorawa Shawkat Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations NELC
Wright Craig Henry L. and Lucy G. Moses Professor Emeritus of Music MUSI
Wunder Elsio Associate Research Scientist in Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases); Lecturer in Water, Sanitation and Public Health SPH