Faculty Support for 2020-21

Faculty Development Preparation for Spring 2021

New Features in Echo360: Embedded Video Polling and Zoom Integration. 

Two sessions with Jason Gildner from Echo360:

Wednesday, December 9, 10am-11am



Monday, December 14, 3pm-4pm Register



Watch the Fall 2020 Research Talks with Mercer Researchers

Click on a "Watch The Recording" link and enter your Mercer credentials to view.

Dr. Sarah GardnerDr. Sarah Gardner: How to Make Time for Research and Writing.   WATCH THE RECORDING

Dr. Sarah Gardner is a Mercer Distinguished University Professor of History who teaches courses on the American South, the Civil War Era, and on Reconstruction and the Gilded Age. She also contributes to Mercer’s Great Books Program. She is currently working on a book project that examines reading habits and practices during the American Civil War. She has received more than 15 competitive research fellowships and grants to support her work.


Dr. Seongkum HeoDr. Seongkum Heo: How to Find Research Gaps and Develop Plans to Fill Them.  WATCH THE RECORDING

Dr. Seongkum Heo is Professor and Piedmont Healthcare Endowed Chair of the Mercer's Georgia Baptist College of Nursing. Her research has been extramurally funded by the American Nurses Foundation and the American Heart Association. She is the author and co-author of more than 50 research based articles and abstracts focusing on heart failure and chronic disease, with three manuscripts noted as the top ten cited by Heart and Lung.


Dr. Nader MoniriDr. Nader Moniri: How to Navigate Manuscript Authoring Guidelines. WATCH THE RECORDING

Dr. Moniri is Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Mercer's College of Pharmacy.

Dr. Moniri joined the faculty of Mercer's College of Pharmacy in 2006 and has authored 41 publications. He earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences from Georgia State University and a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the Division of Medicinal Chemistry at the School of Pharmacy at UNC - Chapel Hill. Trained primarily in molecular pharmacology and medicinal chemistry, Dr. Moniri completed a post-doctoral fellowship at Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Moniri is the primary research administrator for the College of Pharmacy. 

Dr. de-Claisse-WalfordDr. Nancy L. deClaissé-Walford: How to Develop a Personal Approach to Research, Writing & Publication

LISTEN: Partial audio file only

Friday, November 13 | 2:00-3:00pm via Zoom

Dr. Nancy L. deClaissé-Walford is the Carolyn Ward Professor of Old Testament and Biblical Languages and Director of the Masters of Theological Studies degree program in Mercer's McAfee School of Theology.


Dr. Leslie Taylor and Dr. Craig MarkerDr. Leslie Taylor and Dr. Craig Marker:  How To Identify Journals that are a Good Fit for Submission and Publication. 

Dr. Leslie Taylor is a professor of Physical Therapy and Associate Dean for the College of Health Professions. Dr. Taylor is the founding chair of Mercer’s Department of Physical Therapy joining the University in 2009. She received her PhD in Sociology, graduate certificate in gerontology, Master of Science in Counseling and Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Georgia State University. She has over 35 years of clinical experience as a physical therapist, working in a variety of clinical settings, including private practic

Dr. Craig Marker is Professor, Chair and Program Director of Clinical Psychology in the College of Health Professions. He received his PhD and MS in clinical psychology from Rosalind Franklin University and a postdoctoral respecialization in quantitative methods from the University of Virginia. He received a MS in Counseling Psychology from Western Michigan University and a BS in psychology from Grand Valley State University. He also completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Florida.

About the Center for Teaching and Learning

The Center for Teaching & Learning offers university-wide support for instruction to  all Mercer faculty Dr. Susan Codonemembers. The Center offers events along with group and one-on-one support and guidance for teaching in traditional face-to-face and online distance learning courses. Dr. Susan Codone is the Center Director.

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