Education Specialist, CIRCLE
Elise Walck-Shannon, PhD (genetics), joined CIRCLE as an Educational Specialist in Biology in January of 2017. Elise is part of the Transformational Initiative for Education in STEM (TIES) program, which provides assistance and resources for faculty to incorporate evidence-based teaching techniques into their courses.
Currently, Elise’s primary work includes collaborating with faculty in the Biology department to improve student learning in introductory courses and collaborating with researchers at CIRCLE to evaluate the impact of those changes.
Elise also teaches introductory lab sections in the Biology department.