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Faculty Advisory Council

VIDL Advisory Board 2015 - 2016

The Advisory Board for the Vanderbilt Institute for Digital Learning (VIDL) is charged with advising VIDL on general and specific matters relating to its function on campus, and with serving in an ambassador position for VIDL to the larger Vanderbilt community. In general, the board should expect to offer advice about the types of services VIDL should offer. Specifically, the board will help rank applications received for Faculty Innovation Program grants and will help rank proposals for other services. Finally, board members are expected to be familiar enough with the services offered by VIDL that they can help “spread the word” to other faculty about VIDL and the services it provides.

Cliff Anderson, director of scholarly communications, Jean and Alexander Heard Library; ex officio;
Jesse A. Blocher, assistant professor of finance, Owen Graduate School of Management;
Derek Bruff, senior lecturer of mathematics, director, Center for Teaching;
Stephen Buckles, senior lecturer in economics, College of Arts and Science;
Lily Claiborne, senior lecturer of earth and environmental sciences, College of Arts and Science;
Douglas Clark, associate professor of teaching and learning, Peabody College;
Cynthia J. Cyrus, vice provost for learning and residential affairs, professor of musicology and affiliated faculty in women’s and gender studies, Office of the Provost, ex officio;
Corbette Doyle, lecturer in organizational leadership, Peabody College;
Kenneth Frampton, associate professor of the practice of mechanical engineering, director of undergraduate studies in mechanical engineering, School of Engineering;
William Hook, associate dean of libraries, Jean and Alexander Heard Library, director and professor of the practice of theological librarianship, Divinity Library;
Melanie Moran, executive director, integrated communications, associate director, news and communications, Office of Public Affairs;
Rangaraj Ramanujam, professor of management, Owen Graduate School of Management; ex officio;
Ruth Schemmer, assistant dean, Graduate School; ex officio;
Douglas Shadle, assistant professor of musicology, Blair School of Music;
Kevin Stack, professor of law, Law School; and
VIDL staff, ex officio.

 Graduate Assistant:  Natalie Richardson, Peabody College