CIRTL participants

Read profiles about Cornell graduate students and postdocs participating in professional development on effective teaching, research mentoring, and preparation for academic careers.

Recent Milestones

Building Mentoring Skills for an Academic Career

  • 27 graduate students and postdoctoral or visiting scholars at the Ithaca campus and 17 more participants at the Geneva AgriTech campus met the criteria for certificates of completion in Spring 2020, even with the disruptions created by the pandemic, which necessitated a shift for the second half of the series to remote learning!

Scholar Status

Practitioner Status

Associate Status

  • Mariely Medina-Rivera, Food Science and Technology
  • Arielle Johnson, Plant Biology
  • Frank Castelli, Neurobiology and Behavior
  • Lauren Genova, Chemistry and Chemical Biology
  • John Wyatt Greenlee, Medieval Studies
  • Prafull Purohit, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Recent Travel Grants

CIRTL Network Presentations

The following individuals recently presented at the CIRTL All-Network Teaching as Research online symposium.

Spring 2020

  • Christine Georgakakos, Biological and Environmental Engineering: Collaborative learning: Crossing courses and disciplines
  • Arielle Johnson, Plant Biology: Perceptions of scientific professionals in an introductory cell biology course
  • Eugene Law, Crop and Soil Sciences: Scientific literacy in the weed science classroom

Recent Spotlights