Welcome to the Learning, Teaching, and Innovative Technologies Center!

Located in the James E Walker Library, Room 348

Center Staff

Director of Faculty Development

Dr. Tom Brinthaupt is Professor in the Department of Psychology. He began serving as LT&ITC Director of Faculty Development in the Fall of 2010. Dr. Brinthaupt received his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh in 1989 and has taught at MTSU since 1990. He has extensive interest and experience in the scholarship of teaching and learning. This includes serving as an Instructional Technology Division Faculty Intern (2005-2006), an LT&ITC Faculty Fellow (2007-2008), a Online Faculty Mentor with the University College (since 2007), and the facilitator for the eLearning Pedagogy Faculty Learning Community. He has been the recipient of numerous awards for teaching and service at MTSU, including the Distinguished Educator Award in Distance Learning (2005), the Outstanding Achievement in Instructional Technology Award (2007), the Excellence in Teaching Award from the MTSU chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (2009), the John T. Bragg, Sr. Distinguished Service Award (2006), and the College of Education and Behavioral Science University Community Award (2007).

Office: 348C Walker Library
Phone: 615-494-7676
Email: tom.brinthaupt@mtsu.edu

Tom Brinthaupt

Instructional Design Specialist

Gina Burke joined the LT&ITC in August 2013. Her primary responsibility is to be available to assist faculty preparing to design new courses or redesign current courses. She will also assist the director with coordinating and hosting center workshops and activities, as well as creating new teaching/learning resources. 
Gina welcomes faculty and GA's to call on her for assistance with course planning and development as well as consultation on course redesign ideas. She can also assist you in making connections with other faculty members to engage in cross-curricular collaboration. The center is a valuable source of information as we have a library of effective teaching materials.

Office: 348B Walker Library
Phone: 615-494-7671
Email : gina.burke@mtsu.edu

gburke Gina Burke

Graduate Assistant

The LT&ITC Graduate Assistant (GA) devotes 20 hours to the center every week. The GA duties include maintaining the website, developing online resources, and setting up workshops and events. 

Office: 348C Walker Library
Email: ltanditc@mtsu.edu