Faculty Perspectives – Open Education Resources Panel Discussion

Monday, March 4, 2019
4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.
Gold Room University Club

A panel of four faculty will describe their experiences with adapting, adopting, and/or creating open education resources (OER) for an existing course.



            Nancy Tannery, Assistant Provost, Office of the Provost

Introduction to OER

Lauren Collister, Director, Office of Scholarly Communications and Publishing, University Library System

Discussion Panel


Sam Donovan, Lecturer, Department of Biological Sciences, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

Mike Madison, Professor of Law, School of Law

Wesley Rohrer, Associate Professor, Health Policy and Management, Co-Director, Doctoral Program, Health Services Research & Policy, Graduate School of Public Health

Kyle Whittinghill, Lecturer and Undergraduate Advisor, Department of Geology and Environmental Science, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences


Frank Wilson, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice, University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, and Past President, University Senate

Funding Opportunity

To support the development of OER the Provost is providing funding for faculty to adapt, adopt, and/or create OER for an existing course. For information on funding range, eligibility, and more, view the OER Funding Application.

Grafik: Markus Büsges, leomaria [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons