Transforming Institutions Conference 2019
April 3-5, 2019 | Pittsburgh, PA
Transforming Institutions Conference Information
- Poster submissions remain open on a rolling basis
- March 4, 2019 - Conference hotel room block reservations deadline
- March 15, 2019 - Standard registration deadline
Who is the Transforming Institutions Conference for?
The Transforming Institutions Conference is designed to bring together researchers, faculty, change agents, administrators, and policymakers to focus on transforming undergraduate education. Participants will have the opportunity to identify critical questions facing institutional change, foster connections with colleagues interested in change, and address important topics related to transforming institutions in higher education.
What happens at the Transforming Institutions Conference?
Events will include workshops, presentations, thematic symposia, panel discussions, poster sessions, and two plenaries (see below). We are also pleased to feature a special panel session with representatives from funding agencies.
Division Director, Division of Undergraduate Education (EHR/DUE), National Science Foundation
Program Director, Division of Undergraduate Education and Co-Lead, Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) Program, National Science Foundation
Andrea Beach, Western Michigan University
Charles Henderson, Western Michigan University
Scott Simkins, North Carolina A&T State University
Linda Slakey, University of Massachusetts - Amherst
Kate White, Western Michigan University
Caroline Ray, Western Michigan University
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Calvin Briggs, Lawson State Community College
Anthony DePass, Long Island University
Susan Elrod, University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
Emily Miller, Association of American Universities
Cailin Huyck Orr, SERC, Carleton College
Mitchell Awalt, SERC, Carleton College
Pamela Leggett-Robinson, PLR Consulting
Ruthmae Sears, University of South Florida
Gabriela Weaver, University of Massachusetts - Amherst