Members of the council serve a term of three years and are confirmed by the executive vice president and provost. The council is composed of:

  • nine members, which must include one lecturer, appointed by the governing body of the faculty, currently the Faculty Senate;
  • four members appointed by the governing body of the students, currently joint nominations of the UISG and GPSG;
  • one member appointed by the governing body of the staff, currently the Staff Council; and 
  • the director of the Center for Teaching (ex-officio).

The Council is chaired by a faculty member selected by the president of the Faculty Senate.

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2020-2021 Council on Teaching Members

Alicia Ambler
Associate Professor of Instruction, English as a Second Language, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Ned Bowden
Professor, Chemistry, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Kayla Cleland
Undergraduate Student, Speech and Hearing Science, Honors Program

Laurie Croft
Clinical Professor, Teaching and Learning, College of Education

Michelle Larson
Lecturer, Statistics & Actuarial Sciences, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences 

Bruce Nottingham-Spencer
Associate Professor of Instruction, Division of World Languages & Literature (German), College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Tom Midtrod
Associate Professor, History, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

​Raghuraman Mudumbai
Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering

Meghana Palagiri
Undergraduate Student, Biomedical Engineering

Regan Smock
Undergraduate Student, Sociology and Spanish

June Tai
Clinical Associate Professor, College of Law

Laura Widman
Undergraduate, Linguistics, Honors Program 

Kristan Worthington
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering

Administrative Liaison:  Tanya Uden-Holman
Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education and Dean, University College 

Affiliated (non-voting):   Jean Florman
Director, Center for Teaching

Administrative Staff:   Kimberly Nye
Administrative Services Specialist, Assistant to the Associate Provost for Faculty