Adjunct Professional Development Grant Recipients

March 18, 2016

Applications for the Adjunct Professional Development Grant are accepted at any time, but approval of these requests depends on availability of funds each year, and funding is limited. If funding for travel is being requested, requests must be approved before travel takes place. For questions about the grant, please contact Dr. Ann Johnson, director Faculty Development at a9johnson@stthomas.edu.


Name

Department

Grant Term

Description

L. David Schuelke COJO Spring 2016 Present at the International Conference on Knowledge, Culture & Change in Organizations
Amy Mickelson Art History Spring 2016 Present at the Midwest Art History Society Conference
Kim Sovell Marketing Spring 2016 Attend the Social Media Marketing Immersive 2 Day
Peggy Locke Special Education Spring 2016 Present at the International Conference on Autism, Intellectual Disability & Developmental Disabilities
Bethany Timmerman English J-term 2016 Teaching Enhancement: integrating "Discussion in the College Classroom" into Spring 2016 ENGL201
Ry Sigglekow Theology Fall 2015 Present at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion
Michelle Sharp Modern & Classical Languages Fall 2015 Present at the The International Association of Hispanic Feminine Literature and Culture
Scott Shannon English Fall 2015 Pesent at the Open Graves, Open Minds Company of Wolves Conference
Kathryn Dederichs COJO Fall 2015 Teaching Enhancement: COJO 105 Section 05 to a blended course
Mary Elizabeth Frandson English Fall 2015 Attend the Academy of American Poets Conference
Karen Lattrell Teacher Education Summer 2015 Attend the International Literacy Association Conference
Beatriz DeSantiago-Fjelstad Modern & Classical Languages Summer 2015 Attend the International Forum on Language Teaching Conference
Mary Margaret Hoden Theology Summer 2015 Teaching Enhancement: Development of an Honors THEO 101 Common Section Course
Sarah Christopher Faggioli Modern & Classical Languages Spring 2015 Present at the American Association of Italian Studies Annual Conference
Sheila Dickinson Art History Spring 2015 Present at the Model Arts Center in Sligo, Ireland as part of its “Bureau of Radical Accessibility” initiative
Kathleen Fargione Social Work Spring 2015 Attend the Psychoanalytic Center of California's 26th Annual Melanie Klein Lectureship

Stephanie Galarneault

COJO

Spring 2015

Attend the International Communication Association

Habiba Hadziavdic

Modern & Classical Languages

Fall 2014-Spring 2015

Teaching Enhancement: Curriculum development in German instruction, application and dissemination

Kathy Jenson

Marketing

Spring 2015

Complete Performance Excellence Training, Baldrige Performance Excellence Program

Hisham Khalek

Modern & Classical Languages

Fall 2014

Attend the American Association for Teachers of Arabic meeting, workshop of teaching Arabic

Mary Kirchoff

Special & Gifted Education

Spring 2015

Attend the Transitions Conference for special educators

Kellie Krick Oborn  SPED Summer 2015  Attend the Faculty Symposium Brain Development and Infant Mental Health; Teching Enhancement: Authentic Assessment Training of Trainers
Romain Lorentz Ethics & Business Law   Spring 2015 Present at the Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies Annual Conference
Patricia Maddox Sociology & Criminal Justice  Spring 2015  Present at the Sociologists for Women in Society’s Winter Meeting
Elaine MacMillan  Theology  Spring 2015  Teaching Enhancement: Development of an Honors THEO 101 Common Section Course 
Doug Phillips   English Spring 2015  Present at the Comparative Drama Conference
Jason Reed  Grad. School of Prof. Psychology  Spring 2015 Teaching Enhancement: Developing a Dual-Licensure Substance Abuse/Co-occurring Disorder Training Program

Suzanne Schons

Music

Spring 2015

Attend the Music Teachers National Association National Conference

Marguerite Spencer

Theology

Summer 2015

Teaching Enhancement: Development of an Honors THEO 101 Common Section Course

Barbara Jo Stahl

SPED

J-term 2015

Present at the 16th International Conference on Autism, Intellectual Disability & Developmental Disabilities

Phil Stoltzfus

Theology

Fall 2014

Attend workshop, "Teaching Visual Arts in Religious Studies and Theology Classrooms," American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting

Kelly Wilson

Theology

Fall 2014

Attend teaching workshop at the Society for Biblical Literature