CEILS “Scientific Teaching Fellows” are faculty who have pursued professional development opportunities in teaching pedagogy in one or more areas of expertise. We thank them for their dedication to teaching!

Faculty Scientific Teaching Scholars

2017 Summer Institute Scientific Teaching Fellows

Jessica Lynch Alfaro, Institute for Society and Genetics Jeannie Barber-Choi, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Yana Bernatavichute, Life Science, Moorpark College Maria Cha, Statistics
Al Courey, Chemistry and Biochemistry Amy Fluitt, Life Science Core
Amanda Freise, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics Noah Garrison, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
David Glanzman, Integrative Biology and Physiology Puneet Gupta, Electrical Engineering
Elissa Hallem, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics Peter Hauser, Integrative Biology and Physiology
Anne Hong-Hermesdorf, Chemistry and Biochemistry Elaine Hsiao, Integrative Biology and Physiology
Kaitlin Ingraham, Integrative Biology and Physiology Todd Kimball, Integrative Biology and Physiology
Ramesh Laghumavarapu, Electrical Engineering Beth Lazazzera, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics
Jenny Link, Medicine-Cardiology Jeffrey Maloy, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics
Uri Maoz, Psychology Elizabeth Mills, Physics and Astronomy
Moana McClellan, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability William Newman, Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences
Jordan Moberg Parker, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics Patricia Phelps, Integrative Biology and Physiology
Santiago Pineda, Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology Noa Pinter-Wollman, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Mason Porter, Mathematics Rachel Prado, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Roshini Ramachandran, Chemistry and Biochemistry Michelle Rensel, Institute for Society and Genetics
Joshua Samani, Physics and Astronomy Juana Sanchez, Statistics
Rachel Sauvageot, Life Science Core Jane Shevtsov, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Heather Tienson, Chemistry and Biochemistry Helen Vuong, Integrative Biology and Physiology
Linda Zanontian, Statistics

2017 Summer Institute Scientific Teaching Mentors


Rachelle Crosbie-Watson, Integrative Biology and Physiology Joseph Esdin, Integrative Biology and Physiology
Anthony Friscia, Integrative Biology and Physiology Jessica Gregg, Center for Education Innovation and Learning in the Sciences
Rachel Kennison, Center for Education Innovation and Learning in the Sciences Frances Mercer, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics
Gaston Pfluegl, Life Science Core Debra Pires, Life Science Core
Elizabeth Roth-Johnson, Life Science Core Erin Sanders, Center for Education Innovation and Learning in the Sciences
Nadia Sellami, Undergraduate Research Center – Science Shanna Shaked, Center for Education Innovation and Learning in the Sciences/Physics and Astronomy
Eleanor Vandegrift, Science Literacy Program – University of Oregon Melissa Michael, School of Molecular and Cellular Biology – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2016 Inquiry Based Learning Scholars

Will Conley, Department of Mathematics

Jane Shevtsov, DBER Fellow, Life Sciences Core

2016 Summer Institute Scientific Teaching Fellows

Tony Friscia, Integrative Biology and Physiology

Jess Gregg, Center for Education Innovation and Learning in the Sciences

Rachel Kennison, Division of Undergraduate Education

Francie Mercer, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics

2015 Biology Scholars

Jordan Moberg Parker, Biology Scholars Assessment Residency 2014-2015, UCLA Department for Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics.

2015 Summer Institute Scientific Teaching Fellows

Ronnie Choe, Integrative Biology and Physiology

Joseph Esdin, Life Sciences Core

Elizabeth Roth-Johnson, DBER Fellow for the Center for Education and Innovations in the Sciences

Zorica Scuric, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology

Nadia Sellami, DBER Fellow for the Center for Education and Innovations in the Sciences

Shanna Shaked, Physics and Astronomy

Sharmila Venugopal, Integrative Biology and Physiology

Xia Yang, Integrative Biology and Physiology

2014 Summer Institute Scientific Teaching Fellows

Rachelle Crosbie-Watson, Integrative Biology and Physiology

Hung Pham, Life Sciences Core

Blaire Van Valkenburgh, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

2006 Summer Institute Scientific Teaching Fellows

Gaston Pfluegl, Life Sciences Core

Erin Sanders, Center for Education Innovation and Learning in the Sciences

2005 Summer Institute Scientific Teaching Fellows

Debra Pires, Life Sciences Core