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Alicia Cosky, Ed.D. - Dean of Faculty DevelopmentDr. Alicia Cosky

acosky@aurora.edu
630-844-5116
Dunham Hall 225

Dr. Alicia Cosky currently serves as Dean of Faculty Development and coordinates the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. She is responsible for the professional development and mentoring of the Aurora University faculty (full-time and adjunct). She serves as a member of the senior academic leadership team and works in close collaboration with the vice president for academic affairs and other administrative personnel. She is an advocate for the faculty in all such settings. Dr. Cosky initiated and facilitates the Developing Teaching Effectiveness Experience required of all new full-time faculty. She works closely with the Faculty Development Committee as an ex officio member, in the planning, delivery and assessment of development programs. Dr. Cosky develops leadership among directors and program chairs through sessions that provide direction and mentoring to successfully meet the responsibilities of academic program administration.

Dr. Cosky began her tenure at Aurora University in 1993 as Chair of the Physical Education Program. Under her leadership as Director and Professor, the Athletic Training Education Program became NATA certified; two new majors were developed, Fitness & Health Promotion and Coaching & Youth Sport Development; and the K-12 Physical Education Program became NCATE/NASPE accredited. She also served as an Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities, and Chair of the Faculty Senate.

Joyce PrattJoyce Pratt - Administrative Assistant

jpratt@aurora.edu
630-844-4917
Dunham Hall 238

Joyce Pratt serves as Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Faculty. She supports the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning and the Faculty Development Committee, as well as the Departments of Business, Communications, Criminal Justice and History at Aurora University. She graduated from North Central College, earning a B.A. in Biology. Prior to joining Aurora University, Mrs. Pratt served as office assistant for the Career Services office at Waubonsee Community College.

CETL Location

Mailing and Shipping Address

Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Dunham Hall 236
Aurora University
347 S Gladstone Ave.
Aurora, Illinois  60506

Physical Address

Dunham Hall 238 (campus map)
(second floor of Dunham Hall)
Aurora University

Email

CETL@aurora.edu

Phone

630-844-4917

Fax

630-844-7830

Office Hours

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday


2016-2017 Faculty Development Committee

Kristen Brendel
kbrendel@aurora.edu
630-947-8934 | Orchard Center

Lisa Fredenburgh
lfredenb@aurora.edu
630-844-4577 | Parolini

Meredith Harvey
mharvey@gwc.aurora.edu
262-245-8613 | Meyer Hall 217 (GWC)

Jennifer Kohnke
jkohnke@aurora.edu
630-844-5684 | Institute 224

Heidi Schlumpf, FDC Chair
hschlump@aurora.edu
630-844-3694 | Dunham 215B

Becky Tugman
btugman@aurora.edu
630-844-3707| Alumni 118

Joyce Pratt
jpratt@aurora.edu
Website Contributions
630-844-4917 | Dunham 238

Alicia Cosky
acosky@aurora.edu
Dean of Faculty Development
Ad hoc Member
630-844-5116 | Dunham 225