Organization and Staff


The Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning is a unit in the Teaching and Learning Division of Academic Affairs.


Melody Bowdon Ann Miller Eric Main

Melody Bowdon
Interim Assistant Vice Provost, DTL
Associate Dean, College of Undergraduate Studies
Executive Director, FCTL

Ann Miller
Interim Director

Eric Main
Associate Director

Julie Donnelly Landon Berry William Dorner

Julie Donnelly
Post-Doctoral Scholar

Landon Berry
Post-Doctoral Scholar

William Dorner
Instructional Technology Coordinator

Amber Mullens Chelsea Hilding Kris Hestad

Amber Mullens
Administrative Services Coordinator

Chelsea Hilding
Office Assistant

Kris Hestad
Senior Computer Specialist

Marie Brache Dawn Wright Nicole Garson

Marie Brache
Graphic Design Assistant

Dawn Wright
Research Assistant

Nicole Garson
Research Assistant


Faculty Spotlight View Other Award Winners

Enrique del Barco
College of Sciences Enrique del Barco Teaching at all levels is the most satisfying consequence of my responsibilities as a faculty member at UCF. I am strongly dedicated to the education of young men and women in all aspects related to my scientific background. I am of the firm opinion that modern societies require a better understanding of the mecha...

Shari Hodgson
College of Sciences Shari  Hodgson My teaching philosophy has evolved during my 22 years of experience in the university, business, and legal contexts. To be succinct, I am committed to inspiring all persons to become passionate, engaged, lifelong learners who develop the skills to be productive members of our global society. To accomplish this g...

Josh Colwell
College of Sciences Josh  Colwell I joined UCF after 17 years at the University of Colorado, Boulder, where I was a Research Scientist. There, I took every opportunity to teach, though teaching was outside my normal duties. My love of teaching was my primary motivation for moving to UCF. My emphasis is on the fundamental concepts rather than...