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Center for Teaching and Learning

For D2L support and related queries, please email

For online teaching resources, please visit 

Instructional Designers for Colleges and Schools

For questions related to course planning and design, contact the instructional designer for your department or college/school. College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences instructors should refer to the LAS designers by department directory.

Academic Unit
Instructional Designer
Business; College of Education; Communication; Music; English Language Academy
Josh Lund
School of Computing
Kevin Lyon
Specific LAS departments (view list)
Bridget Wagner
College of Science and Health; School of Design and School of Cinematic Arts​
Jes Klass
Specific LAS departments (view list); Theatre
Alex Joppie
SCPS, CPE, Discover Chicago, Specific LAS departments (view list)
Erin Kasprzak

Staff Contacts

Assistant Vice President


Sharon Guan

  • Assistant Vice President
  • Office Phone: 773.325.7726
  • Cell Phone: 773.750.4875

Instructional Design Team


Lisa Gibbons

  • Director of Instructional Design; Associate Director of Instructional Technology and Program Development, School of Nursing
  • Office Phone: 773.325.7685
  • Cell Phone: 847.912.4091

Alex Joppie

  • Senior Instructional Designer for Theatre; Liberal Arts & Social Sciences; Project Lead for Mobile Learning Initiative
  • Office Phone: 773.325.1099
  • Cell Phone: 248.497.5252

Erin Kasprzak

  • Assistant Director of Instructional Technology and Program Development, School of Continuing and Professional Studies; Senior Instructional Designer for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (SPS, UIP, WRD); Continuing & Professional Education
  • Office Phone: 312.362.7022
  • Cell Phone: 773.914.4300

Jes Klass

  • Senior Instructional Designer for College of Science and Health
  • Office Phone: 312.362.7587
  • Cell Phone: 224.836.1074‬

Josh Lund

  • Senior Instructional Designer for Business; Communications; English Language Academy (ELA); Music
  • Office Phone: 312.362.6689
  • Cell Phone: 630.962.9764

Kevin Lyon

  • Senior Instructional Designer, CDM (School of Computing)
  • Office Phone: 312.362.1067
  • Cell Phone: 773.474.0531

Jacob Cagle


Jaden Duenas


Laura Friddle

Instructional Technology Team

For questions or requests relating to the instructional technologies that CTL supports, such as D2L, Digication, Respondus, Turn-It-In, and Panopto, contact the Central Support Team at or an instructional technology consultant.


Melissa Koenig

  • Director of Central Support
  • Office Phone: 312.362.5369
  • Cell Phone: 773.230.8344

Allie Gourley


Amy Moretti


Allison Pelletier


Amanda Signore


Carolyn Vos

  • Assistant Director of Instructional Technology and Data Strategy
  • Office Phone: 312.362.1456

Lori Zalivansky

Faculty Development Team

For questions concerning faculty development, including the Teaching and Learning Certificate Program, contact or team member below.


Sarah Brown

  • Director of Faculty Development
  • Office Phone: 773.325.8966
  • Cell Phone: 419.733.1474

Erin Sella

  • Assistant Director of Faculty Development
  • Office Phone: 312.362.6712

Ciera Smith


Bridget Wagner

  • Assistant Director for Instructional Technology and Program Development, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences; Senior Instructional Designer, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
  • Office Phone: 312.362.1299
  • Cell Phone: 630.764.9146

Molly Clementz

Assessment Resources Team

For questions concerning the assessment of student learning, including program assessment, contact a member of the team below.


Kendra Knight

Supplemental Instruction Team

For questions concerning Supplemental Instruction, contact or a member of the team below.


Sara Hernandez


Emma Melendez-Scherer

Student Advisory Board

The student advisory board supports faculty development projects and helps to add a student perspective to teaching and learning resources.


Jen Sweet

  • Director of Assessment
  • Office Phone: 312.362.7177
  • Cell Phone: 405.269.1171‬

Amira Hady

  • Student Advisory Board Member (SE)

An Luu

  • Student Advisory Board Member (SE)

Madison Wray

  • Student Advisory Board Member (SE)

Hafsa Zafar

  • Student Advisory Board Member (SE)

Ciara Asonye

  • Student Advisory Board Member (SE)

(PT) denotes part-time staff professional, (GA) denotes graduate assistant, and (SE) denotes student employee.