About Us

About Us

The Center for Teaching Excellence is a strategic initiative that will combine current professional development resources with new activities and programs to facilitate growth opportunities for all faculty.

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Ed Kairiss is the Director of Faculty Development and Innovation. He joined Bryant in 2016 and is responsible for CTE programs and consultations.


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Stephen Payne is an e-learning specialist and has worked at Bryant since 2002, supporting Blackboard and a suite of educational technologies.


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Constanza Bartholomae is an Academic Support Specialist who joined Bryant in July 2020.  She supports a variety of CTE programs and initiatives, including our Canvas Pilot, faculty development workshops, and our Inclusive Excellence efforts.


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Our Partners

Douglas and Judith Krupp Library 

The mission of the Douglas and Judith Krupp Library is to collect, organize, and provide access to information resources and library services that are central to the University’s academic mission.

Academic Computing and Media Services 

Provides effective computer and audio-visual technology planning, budgeting and support for the following areas:

  • Classrooms, labs and public access spaces (physical and virtual)
  • Student Laptop Program and Helpdesk
  • Campus Media Services

Academic Success Programs

Are dedicated to helping students achieve their goals of academic success. They are staffed by learning specialists who provide individualized assistance and group workshops on college level study skill development for all students.