Faculty Collaboratives

Posted by Association of American Colleges and Universities on December 11, 2017

This issue features the AAC&U Faculty Collaboratives project, which has created a large-scale, sustainable network of resource and innovation hubs and a curriculum for faculty professional learning in and across the ten LEAP States, with outreach to four additional states.


From the Editor
Shelley Johnson Carey

Faculty Collaboration for the Future
Susan Albertine, AAC&U

Leveraging Networks and Technology to Promote Faculty Learning
Elizabeth Holcombe, University of Southern California

From Faculty Fellows to Equity-Minded Collaborators: The California Faculty Collaborative’s Story
Christina Chavéz-Reyes, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona; Emily Daniell Magruder, California State University; and Debra David, San José State University

The Genesis of LEAP IN
Kathy Johnson, Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis; T. J. Rivard, Indiana University East; and William J. McKinney, Indiana University

Embracing LEAP in Kentucky
Molly Dunkum, Western Kentucky University; and Tracy Knowles, Bluegrass Community and Technical College

Massachusetts Brings It All Together
Robert J. Awkward, Massachusetts Department of Higher Education; Bonnie Orcutt, Worcester State University; Catherine L. Pride, Middlesex Community College; and Lori Dawson, Worcester State University

Picking Up Where We Are in North Dakota
Katie Woehl, Valley City State University; and Ryan Zerr, University of North Dakota

Upholding Academic Quality in Oregon
Sandra Bailey, Oregon Institute of Technology; and Kay Sagmiller, Oregon State University

#LEAP Texas
Terry Di Paolo, Dallas County Community College District; and Loraine Phillips,Georgia Institute of Technology

High-Impact Practices for Regional Reform in Utah
Matthew Morin, Chaffey College; John R. Taylor, Southern Utah University; Jennifer Peeples, Dan McInerney, Norm Jones—all of Utah State University; Phyllis Safman,Utah State Board of Regents; and Marianne McKnight, Salt Lake Community College

LEAPing into Open Learning ’17
Gardner Campbell, Virginia Commonwealth University; and Beverly Covington, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia

Meeting People Where They Are in Wisconsin
Peggy James, University of Wisconsin–Parkside; and James Robinson, University of Wisconsin–Parkside

Professional Development for Student Success
Rebecca Dolinsky Graham, University of the District of Columbia

Shifting How We Think About Faculty Work
Anne V. Kelsch, University of North Dakota


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