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As Educational Research Associate, Dr. Kristin Brown supports the Centre for Teaching Excellence’s assessment and evaluation work. She also consults with faculty and staff members conducting teaching and learning research and applying for Learning Innovation and Teaching Enhancement (LITE) grants. Further, she is involved with planning the University of Waterloo’s annual Teaching and Learning conference.
Kristin completed her PhD in the School of Public Health and Health Systems at the University of Waterloo, where her research focused on how evidence can be integrated to enhance practice in education, using mixed (quantitative-qualitative) methods. She is the recipient of two Ontario Graduate Scholarships and two CIHR Training Grants.
Previously, Kristin worked at CTE in graduate programming and as a research assistant implementing the University of Waterloo investigation of a multi-institutional, SSHRC-funded study examining institutional teaching culture. Kristin is a LITE seed grant recipient and her research interests focus on pedagogy that supports student wellbeing.