Staff Directory

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Angela Linse

Executive Director and Associate Dean
301 Rider Building, University Park
814.865.7812

Areas of Expertise

  • Teaching and diversity in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) disciplines
  • Integrating active and engaging learning into traditional teaching contexts
  • Professional development of next-generation faculty
  • Organizational development and leadership

General Contact Information

Main Office: 814.865.8681
Events: 814.863.2599
Scanning: 814.863.2802
Testing Center: 814.863.8116

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SITE Campus and College Liaisons
Campus Instructional Design Specialists (IDSs)

Instructional Consulting & Research

Contact Information
& Areas of Expertise
Contact Information
& Areas of Expertise
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Chas Brua

Research Associate
301 Rider Building, University Park
814.865.9785
  • Intercultural communication
  • Issues related to ESL learning
  • Qualitative research
  • Teaching of writing
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David Favre

Graduate Consultant
301 Rider Building, University Park
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Graduate student pedagogy & professional development
  • Graduate student professional development consultations
  • Classroom observations
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Larkin Hood

Research Associate
301 Rider Building, University Park
814.863.0686
  • Teaching and learning in STEM disciplines
  • Teaching large courses
  • New faculty teaching interests and issues
  • Teaching writing in the sciences
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Deena Levy

Research Associate
301 Rider Building, University Park
814.863.2598
  • Technological tools to support teaching and learning
  • Instructional design
  • E-learning design
  • Language teaching and learning
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Cindy Decker Raynak

Senior Instructional Designer
301 Rider Building, University Park
814.865.7848
  • Syllabi design and evaluation
  • Writing objectives and goals
  • Campus issues and questions
  • Teaching with technology
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Moji Shahvali

Graduate Consultant
301 Rider Building, University Park
  • Graduate student pedagogy & professional development
  • Graduate student professional development consultations
  • Classroom observations

Business & Operations

Contact Information
& Areas of Expertise
Contact Information
& Areas of Expertise
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Debby Sunday Adamson

Administrative Support Assistant
105 Pollock Building, University Park
814.863.8116
  • Testing Center student check-in
  • Troubleshooting e-Lab exam issues
  • Scanning paper quizzes and exams
  • Customer Service
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Wendy Baker

Business & Operations Director
301 Rider Building, University Park
814.865.7813
  • SRTE project coordination and planning
  • Institute communication plans
  • Facilities, financial and HR information
  • Historical information about the Institute
  • Short- and long-term planning
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Lynne Bechdel

Testing Services Representative
105 Pollock Building, University Park
814.867.4114
  • Testing Center Exam Scheduling & Administration
  • Student Testing Registration
  • eTesting Check-in
  • Customer Service
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Carolyn Fry

Administrative Support Assistant
105 Pollock Building, University Park
814.863.8116
  • Testing Center student check-in
  • Troubleshooting e-Lab exam issues
  • Scanning paper quizzes and exams
  • Customer Service
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Nehemiah Mitchell

Testing Services Representative
105 Pollock Building, University Park
814.867.4114
  • Testing Center Exam Scheduling & Administration
  • Student Testing Registration
  • eTesting Check-in
  • Customer Service
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Britani Walls

Administrative Support Assistant
105 Pollock Building, University Park
814.863.8116
  • Testing Center student check-in
  • Troubleshooting e-Lab exam issues
  • Scanning paper quizzes and exams
  • Customer Service
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David Willey

Systems Administrator
301 Rider Building, University Park
814.865.9056
  • Information Technology
  • Web Programming
  • Database and Interface Design
  • Network Security
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Brenda Yingling

Administrative Support Coordinator
301 Rider Building, University Park
814.865.8681
  • Assistant to administration
  • Scheduling for Executive Director
  • University Teaching Awards
  • Processing SITE teaching grants
  • Facilities coordination
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Deidre Yingling

Events Coordinator
301 Rider Building, University Park
814.863.2599
  • Event planning and coordination
  • Event scheduling and registration
  • Assistant to instructional consultants
  • Liaison to event related vendors and venues
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Vacant

Manager, Testing and Scanning Services
105 Pollock Building, University Park
814.865.2129
  • IT management
  • Project management
  • IT Enterprise technologies
  • IT operations and services
  • Customer service