PCC: Academic Teaching

On Thursday, November 3rd, we will be hosting a "Careers in Academic Teaching" seminar, headed by Janine Bartholomew, Assistant Professor of Biology at Carlow University, and Heather Kling, current Senior Research Fellow at the Mayo Clinic and former instructor at College of Coastal Georgia. Light refreshments will be provided. To RSVP, click here.


Bio: Dr. Janine Bartholomew

Janine Bartholomew, Ph.D. is an associate professor in the Biology Department at Carlow University.  She is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology.  After experiencing teaching in multiple course formats (including traditional, accelerated and online), Janine’s research focus is now focused on bringing the best pedagogical practices to biology education.  She has designed the department’s first service learning course in cell biology, has designed “flipped” learning modules for general biology, and implemented the department’s junior journal club.  Currently, she is working on bringing case studies into the classroom and researching how to utilize these in an online format. 


Bio: Dr. Heather Kling

After completing her PhD in microbiology at the University of Pittsburgh in 2010, Heather Kling did her postdoctoral training in immunology at the National Institutes of Health and later at the University of Pittsburgh.  While a postdoc, she also worked as an adjunct microbiology instructor at Carlow University.  In 2015, Dr. Kling held a faculty position as a biology instructor at the College of Coastal Georgia.  She is now a research fellow at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL.



Location and Address

The Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place

Chatham Room (7th Floor)

3454 Forbes Ave


Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 17:30