Research on Teaching and Learning

"Student Evaluations: Research on Validity, Bias, and the Role of Gender"
Women's Faculty Luncheon, Rice University

October 2015

"Do Student Evaluations of Teaching Really Get an F? A Summary of the Research Literature"
What's New in Research on Teaching and Learning, Rice University

September 2015

“Concept Development Studies: Active Learning and Constructivism in Chemistry Education at Rice”
(with Lesa Tran, Joshua R. Eyler, Margaret E. Beier, and John S. Hutchinson) 
Annual Conference of AAU STEM Education Initiative

July 2014


Faculty Development

Panelist, “What to Expect in your First Year"
New Faculty Orientation, Marymount Manhattan College

August 2011


Future Faculty Development

"Teaching and the Humanities Job Market"
Department of History Grad Barrel, Rice University

September 2015

"Opportunities at Rice and Beyond R1 Academia"
(with Robin Paige)
BioSciences Annual Retreat, Rice University

August 2015

Panelist, "Landing a Faculty Position"
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Rice University

November 2014

Panelist, “Life After the PhD: Life on the Tenure-Track at an Urban Liberal Arts College”
Department of Religion Graduate Symposium, Florida State University

February 2011


Educational Technology

"Why Is Student Feedback a Key to Success in the Classroom?"
(with Joshua Eyler and Carlos Solis)
Joint Presentation of Educational Technologies and the Center for Teaching Excellence, Rice University

October 2014

“Do Facebook and Twitter Engage Your Students?”
(with Joshua Eyler and Carlos Solis)
Joint Presentation of Educational Technologies and the Center for Teaching Excellence, Rice University

December 2013

“The iClassroom: Tips, Tricks, and Strategies for Using the iPad as a Teaching Tool”
Marymount Manhattan College Faculty Development Day

May 2012


Organizational Development

“Leveraging Twitter for Pedagogical Enhancement, Professional Development, and Center Visibility”
(with Joshua Eyler and Robin Paige)
Professional and Organizational Development Conference

November 2014

"Building a Teaching and Learning Center from the Ground Up: Rice’s Center for Teaching Excellence"
(with Robin Paige)
DeLang IX: Teaching in the University of Tomorrow, Rice University

October 2014