Dr. Heather Dillon is an Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Portland. She recently served as the Fulbright Canada Research Chair in STEM Education. Her research team is working on energy efficiency, renewable energy, fundamental heat transfer, and engineering education. Before joining the university, Heather Dillon worked for the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) as a senior research engineer.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Dr. Carolyn James is the Calculus Coordinator at University of Portland in Oregon. As part of her role, she provides professional development to calculus faculty, oversees the training of undergraduate math tutors, and teaches in the math department. Her primary research interests include STEM faculty adoption of evidence-based practices, the relationship between instructor beliefs and practice, and institutional change of teaching cultures.
Eric Anctil is a professor of media and technology in the School of Education at the University of Portland and the author of many books and articles on education. His work broadly centers on K-20 education and the nexus of media, technology, humans, and society.
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