Matthew Kaplan
 
Matthew Kaplan Kaplan is CRLT’s managing director. He focuses on university-wide initiatives (e.g., Provost’s Seminars on Teaching, assessment and re-accreditation, evaluation of teaching) and external projects, such as a Teagle Foundation grant to improve writing and critical thinking. He also co-directs the LSA Teaching Academy and oversees the Thurnau competition, the University’s highest undergraduate teaching award. He received his Ph.D. in comparative literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he worked at UNC’s Center for Teaching and Learning for three years before joining CRLT in 1994. Matt has published articles on the academic hiring process, the use of interactive theatre as a faculty development tool, and the evaluation of teaching, and he co-authored a chapter of McKeachie’s Teaching Tips on technology and teaching. He has co-edited a volume of New Directions for Teaching and Learning on The Scholarship of Multicultural Teaching and Learning (Jossey Bass, 2007) and edited two volumes of To Improve the Academy (New Forums Press, 1998, 1999). He was a member of POD’s Core Committee from 1998-2001.
 
Books by Matthew Kaplan :
 
How a Teaching Center Can Make a Difference
Foreword by Lester P. Monts
270 pages, 6" x 9",
Lib E-Book: 978 1 57922 723 4
Price: $95.00
Published: March 2012 
About Library E-book

 

Cloth: 978 1 57922 479 0
Price: $95.00
Published: October 2011 
 

Paper: 978 1 57922 480 6
Price: $35.00
Published: October 2011 
 

E-Book: 978 1 57922 724 1
Price: $27.99
Published: March 2012 
 

 
Across the Disciplines, Across the Academy
Foreword by James Rhem
232 pages, 6" x 9",
Cloth: 978 1 57922 824 8
Price: $95.00
Published: April 2013 
 

Lib E-Book: 978 1 57922 826 2
Price: $95.00
Published: October 2013 
About Library E-book

 

Paper: 978 1 57922 825 5
Price: $29.95
Published: April 2013 
 

E-Book: 978 1 57922 827 9
Price: $23.99
Published: October 2013