Faculty Center Fact Sheet

The Faculty Center at the University of Central Florida (UCF) was created to support faculty through providing resources for and experiences in excellence in teaching and learning, research and creative endeavors, professional development and collaborations. We are the first choice for faculty when navigating UCF's cultural and communication networks.

2009 Fact Sheet

2009 Fact Sheet

View the 2009 Fact Sheet for a summary of our interactions with faculty and activities for the year.

 

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Peter Jacques
College of Sciences Peter  Jacques My teaching philosophy is simple: cultivate what works for students! Executing this philosophy is decidedly more difficult than just saying it, but my goal is to engage students in the classroom in a way that effectively helps them learn. Long lectures do not appear to be as effective as we used to think (thoug...

Jane Waterman
College of Sciences Jane Waterman Science is like a big jigsaw puzzle, and each research project is like a piece of that puzzle. To get this message across to my students, at all the levels I teach, I try to bring science alive to my classes, show them that science is always a work in progress and that it is exciting. I think it is important to in...

Farrah M. Cato
College of Arts and Humanities Farrah M.  Cato My teaching has always focused on student-centered classrooms where critical thinking and active engagement are key. This foundation allows me to work on the primary goal of my pedagogy: to teach students how to use their education in the world around them. To this end, I employ a variety of strategies for differe...