Jane O'Brien consults with faculty and instructors on a wide range of issues related to pedagogical practice and innovation and also provides workshops on topics ranging from course design to grading. Among her recent projects are: MOOC development, curriculum mapping and major redesign and program evaluation. In addition she serves on the Academic Civility Task Force and is staff liaison to the Academy of Distinguished Teachers. Jane's background is in Philosophy and English Literature, Curriculum and Instruction, and English as an Additional Language. Before joining CTL she worked in health care administration, immigrant and refugee settlement, and as an adjunct professor of Health Care Ethics at St. Mary's University of Minnesota.