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Fostering Faculty Development

The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) promotes, supports, and facilitates faculty development initiatives and programs for its teaching faculty.

At Saint Mary’s, the enhancement of teaching and learning is foundational to, and flows directly out of, the university’s commitment to its mission.

The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) assists faculty members in becoming better teachers. The director of the center is responsible for creating, making available, and overseeing opportunities for faculty members to develop and deepen their professional and collegial skills so as to become more effective and productive in promoting student learning.

CELT Office Website

Find Us

La Salle Hall, Lower Level
Twin Cities Campus
Hours: Monday–Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
2500 Park Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55404-4403

Connect With Us

Susan Hines, Ed.D.

Director of Faculty Development, Associate Professor, EdD in Leadership

LaSalle Hall-TC Campus, LSH44

Campus Box: # 28

(612) 728-5194


Meet Susan Hines