Texas Tech University

Faculty Andragogical Scholarship Research Focuses

Investigator Topic Involvement
Nichole Anderson Virtual Reality in the classroom for teaching livestock welfare American Society of Animal Sciences Animal Welfare Committee; PAACO-certified Swine Welfare Auditor
John Dascanio Creation and validation of clinical skills models, investigation of clinically based reproductive issues, and the use of new technologies in education President of the American College of Theriogenologists; AVMA; American Association of Equine Practitioners; American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Equine)
Pippa Gibbons Creation and validation of clinical skills models, food animal and evidence-based medicine instruction models and small ruminant health and welfare; general veterinary education and retention of veterinarians in the workforce American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine; American Association of Bovine Practitioners; Academy of Veterinary Consultants; American Veterinary Medical Association
Shireen Hafez Improvement of student learning in general; curriculum design and educational aspects of emotional intelligence President-elect of the American Association of Veterinary Anatomists; American Association for Anatomy; World Association of Anatomists; African Association of Anatomists; International Association for Medical Education
Joshua Rowe Molecular imaging in veterinary species and methods of tissue preservation; aspects of veterinary and anatomy education AVMA; American Association of Veterinary Anatomists; World Association of Veterinary Anatomists; American Association for Anatomy; International Association of Medical Science Educators
Bethany Schilling Studies on increasing emotional intelligence within the veterinary student population; admissions process; Professional skill development to help with retention, less burnout, and greater satisfaction in the profession Texas Veterinary Medical Association
Marcelo Schmidt Adult education; assessment of student learning and data-use practices within educational organizations; continuous organizational improvement; business intelligence Texas Veterinary Medical Association; American Educational Research Association