The SDSU Initiative for Inclusive Leadership is a faculty-led effort to grow faculty leadership capacity within institutions of higher education in complex and uncertain times. Learn more at fa.sdsu.edu. All guests speak from their own bases of expertise and experience, not for San Diego State University.
1.10 What we miss: Faculty community during COVID
Professors Mike Borgstrom (English) and Allison Vaughn (Psychology) talk with Associate Dean Emilio Ulloa (Student Affairs & Campus Diversity) and Professor Jessica Pressman (English & Digital Humanities) about how--and how much--we miss our colleagues during COVID, as well as the silver linings of this challenging time for faculty community.
1.9 Kitchen Table Determination: Faculty Forward Award Winners, part 4
How do you teach kinesthetically in the virtual domain? Professors Deborah Bejarano and Annette Rea (Math Education / SDSU Imperial Valley) exemplify resourcefulness and share the stories of equally determined students who found a way to keep learning--and help their peers keep learning--no matter what.
1.8 "Baptism by Fire": Chairing an academic department during COVID
Chairs and directors face unforeseen challenges these days. A panel of SDSU leaders share their experiences and insights. With AVP Joanna Brooks, Interim VP for Research Hala Madanat, Drs. Niyi Coker (Theatre, Film, and Television) and Sarah Garrity (Child & Family Development). Hosted by Drs. D.J. Hopkins and Tracy Love.
1.7 How in the heck can we get our research done?
SDSU AVP for Research Advancement John Crockett and AVPFASS Joanna Brooks offer real talk, encouragement, and perspective on faculty research / scholarship in COVID-times, in conversation with Interim Associate Dean Yusuf Ozturk (Engineering), CTL Director Sarah Elkind (History, and Professor Steve Gill (Accountancy).
1.6 "Normalize human!": Faculty Forward Award winners, part 3
Faculty Forward Spring 2020 Award winners Dr. Nathian Rodriguez (JMS) and Dr. Melissa Soto (STE) beautiful conversation with Dr. Sara Elkind (history) about teaching race / gender / sexuality and math during tough times. Listen in for wisdom on pivoting to the digital platforms where your students already hang out, fostering trust in a time of fear, and Selena! For more support, visit ctl.sdsu.edu.
1.5 "Felt Like a Team": Faculty Forward Award winners, part 2
Our conversation with winners of SDSU’s Spring 2020 Faculty Forward Awards continues. Listen in as Philip Combiths, a TA in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, and Nick Johnson, an Assistant Professor in the School of Teacher Education talk with Center for Teaching and Learning director Sarah Elkind about making space for student anxiety and deepening relationships within a learning community under pressure.