The Center for Educational Resources
MSE Library, Garrett Room
Johns Hopkins University
3400 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218-2683

Directions below
tel: 410.516.7181
fax: 410.516.6229




CER staff expertise includes instructional design, instructional technology, educational research, software development, and graduate student professional development.


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Allon Brann, Teacher Support Specialist
BA, History, Columbia University
MA, History, Johns Hopkins University

  • Teacher training and professional development for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows
  • Classroom observations and consultations on course proposals, planning, and instructional strategies
  • Teaching career advising, including feedback on teaching statements, portfolios, and sample lessons

Phone: 410-516-0978


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Amy Brusini, Senior Instructional Designer
BS, Music Education, Towson University
MS, Education, Johns Hopkins University

  • Project manager on course redesign projects
  • Effective teaching consultations and training
  • Editor and writer, Innovative Instructor Blog

Phone: 410-516-5340


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Kelly Clark, Teaching Academy Associate Director
BA, Biology and Leadership Studies, University of Richmond
MS, Education, Johns Hopkins University

  • Teaching development training and mentoring for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows
  • Consultations on resources, programs and job prospecting for future faculty preparation
  • Teaches and mentors Teaching-as-Research Fellows
  • Provides teaching internships with area college and university partners
  • Co-administrative lead for the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning

Phone: 410-516-0709


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Brian Cole, Associate Director
BA, Liberal Arts, St. Johns College

  • Clicker” and “flipped class” technologies consultation
  • Lecture recording and video hosting administration
  • Turnitin support
  • Digital media formatting and presentation consultations
  • Enterprise IT collaborations
  • Emerging technologies research

Phone: 410-516-5418


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Lacey Henry, Events Coordinator
BA, Business & Communications, University of Baltimore

  • CER event coordination and registration
  • Teaching Academy event coordination and registration
  • Social media marketing/communications

Phone: 410-516-0052


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Ahmed Ibrahim, Senior Education Research Consultant
BS, Electrical Engineering, Cairo University
MSc, Computer Engineering, NYU
PhD, Educational Psychology (learning sciences), McGill University

  • Educational Research
  • Program Assessment
  • Teaching as Research Project Consultant 

Phone: 410-516-8335


Yvonne Moore-Jones, Program Coordinator/Administrative Manager

Phone: 410-516-7181


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Mike Reese, Associate Dean of University Libraries and Director, Center for Educational Resources
Associate Teaching Professor, Sociology
BS, Electrical Engineering, Virginia Tech
MEd, Instructional Technology, University of Virginia
PhD, Sociology, Johns Hopkins

  • CER staff and operations oversight
  • Instructional design and educational technology consultations
  • Grant-funded curriculum projects
  • Educational research and program assessment

Phone: 410-516-4192
Website: Michael J. Reese, Teaching Portfolio


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Reid Sczerba, Multimedia Development Specialist
BFA, Illustration, Maryland Institute College of Art
MA, Digital Art, Maryland Institute College of Art

  • Visual communication, design consultations and training
  • Multimedia development support
  • Editor, Innovative Instructor Series
  • Educational technology consultations
  • Equipment reservations

Phone: 410-516-5198


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Richard Shingles, Pedagogy and Curriculum Design Specialist
BSc, Honors Biology, Carleton
MSc, Plant Sciences, Manitoba
PhD, Horticultural Science, Guelph BEd Science & Environmental Science, Toronto

  • Director, TA Training Institute
  • Preparation for University Teaching graduate course
  • Pedagogical consultations and training

Phone: 410-516-4679


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Mary Talalay, Senior Instructional Technologist
MPH, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health
MS, Organizational Development, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Communications (Journalism), Temple University

  • Blackboard instruction and consultations
  • Instructional design and educational technology consultations

Phone: 410-516-6165



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Candice Dalrymple, Founder of the Center for Educational Resources

BA, European History, Bryn Mawr College
PhD, American History & Constitutional Law, University of Florida

  • Retired in June 2016


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Macie Hall, Former Senior Instructional Designer
BA, History of Art, Princeton University
MA, History of Art, Johns Hopkins University

  • Editor and writer, Innovative Instructor Blog
  • Project manager on course redesign projects
  • Effective teaching consultations and training
  • Retired in December 2018


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Cheryl Wagner, Former Program Coordinator/Admin. Manager


How to get to the CER:


CER mapThe CER is located in the Garrett Room of the Milton S. Eisenhower Library on the Homewood Campus of the Johns Hopkins University. We are open from 9am - 5pm Monday through Friday and by special appointment.

Mailing Address:

CER, MSE Library, Garrett Room
Johns Hopkins University
3400 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218-2683

Contact Information:
tel:  410.516.7181
fax: 410.516.6229