Dr. Kathleen McKinney
Dr. Kathleen McKinney received her Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Currently, she is Professor of Sociology and the Cross Chair in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) at Illinois State University. McKinney is a social psychologist with interests in relationships and college teaching/SoTL. She has been involved in the SoTL movement for more than a decade, including with the Carnegie Academy for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (CASTL), the ASA Section on Teaching and Learning and service as a founding member of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISSoTL). McKinney served three years as editor of Teaching Sociology.She published Enhancing Learning through the Scholarship of teaching and Learning: The Challenges and Joys of Juggling (Jossey-Bass, 2007). Her current project is an edited book titled Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in and across the Disciplines (IU Press, 2012).
Inquiries into Student Learning: Getting Started on a Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Project Powerpoint
Making a Difference: Application of SoTL In and Beyond the Classroom to Enhance Learning Powerpoint