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Nate Poling, Ph.D.

temporary-profile-placeholder_Big.jpgInstructional Consultant

npoling@tamu.edu | 979.458.0387
Office Location:
 200A YMCA

Resume/CV


As an Instructional Consultant at the Center for Teaching Excellence, Nate works closely with faculty from across the University in a wide range of areas such as student diversity and learning, interactive teaching strategies, effective small group dynamics/logistics, and the principles of Universal Design for Learning (UDL). He also works with departments on curriculum and program design/redesign projects and coordinates the HELLO2 (Humanizing Education, Leadership, and Learning Online/Offline) Professional Development in Teaching Certificate Program.

Nate received his Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Educational Technology from the University of Florida and has a wide range of teaching experience in higher education at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. At the graduate level, he has taught courses in instructional design, project management, and educational technology. At the undergraduate level, he has taught introductory educational technology courses as well as special Honors courses in zombie literature and the popular real-time strategy game StarCraft 2. 

 

Research Focus:

  • Student Diversity/Equity/Inclusion and the Implications for Teaching and Learning
  • Student Motivation and Engagement
  • Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

Areas of Expertise:

  • Student Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Motivation, and Engagement
  • Interactive Teaching Methods
  • Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
  • Facilitating Effective Small Group Work
  • Program Design and (Re)Design
  • HELLO2 (Humanizing Education, Leadership, and Learning Online/Offline) Professional Development in Teaching Certificate Program