Leadership and Administrative Team

Robin Garrell

Erin Sanders

Susan Ettner

Rachel Kennison

Robin L. Garrell CIRTL@UCLA Institution Leader ; Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Dean of the UCLA Graduate Division
Erin Sanders O’Leary CIRTL@UCLA Administrative Co-Leader; Director, Center for Education Innovation & Learning in the Sciences
Susan Ettner Associate Dean of the UCLA Graduate Division
Rachel Kennison CIRTL@UCLA Program Coordinator; Associate Director, Center for Education Innovation & Learning in the Sciences

Implementation Leadership Team

Diane Azurdia Associate Director for Recruitment and Diversity in the Department of Graduate Programs in Bioscience
Lisa Felipe Director, Excellence in Pedagogy and Innovative Classrooms (EPIC), UCLA Division of Humanities
Michelle Gaston Assistant Director, TA Training Program, Center for the Advancement of Teaching (CAT)
Beth Goodhue Associate Director for Engaged Teaching, Center for Community Learning
Marilyn Gray Director of the Graduate Writing Center, Graduate Students Resource Center
Kumiko Haas Director of the Instructional Improvement Program, Collegium of University Teaching Fellows, and TA Training in the Center for the Advancement of Teaching (CAT)
Leigh Harris
Director of Writing Programs
Marc Levis-Fitzgerald Director of the Center for Educational Assessment, Center for the Advancement of Teaching (CAT)
Christopher Mott Senior Continuing Lecturer and Director of TA Training in the Department of English
Arlene Russell Director of the Science Teacher Education Program and Preparing Future Faculty; Senior Lecturer SOE, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Lynn Talton
Director, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs in the Biomedical and Life Sciences; Bioscience Postdoc Educational Leadership Program
Laurel Westrup Continuing Lecturer, Writing Programs and Honors Program, Coordinator for the Graduate Certificate in Writing Pedagogy
Christine Wilson Director, Graduate Student Research Center

Steering Committee

Jaime Balboa Assistant Vice Provost, UCLA Division of Undergraduate Education
Don Blasius Undergraduate Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Mathematics
Devon Carbado Associate Vice Chancellor, BruinX in UCLA’s Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
Michael Carey Co-Director for the UCLA Postdocs Longitudinal Investment in Faculty Training NIH IRACDA Program; Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry
Troy Carter Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Albert Courey Associate Dean of Physical Sciences for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion; Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Sylvia Hurtado Professor of Education and Information Studies
Tracy Johnson Co-Director for the UCLA Postdocs Longitudinal Investment in Faculty Training NIH IRACDA Program; Professor, Department of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology
Adrienne Lavine
Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering; Faculty Director, Center for the Advancement of Teaching (CAT)
Gregory Payne Associate Dean for Graduate Education in the David Geffen School of Medicine and College, Life Sciences; Director of Graduate Programs in Bioscience; Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry
Janice Reiff Academic Senate Liaison for Online Education; Professor, Department of History and Statistics
Blaire Van Valkenburgh Associate Dean for Academic Programs in Life Sciences; Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Rick Wesel Associate Dean for Academic and Students Affairs in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science