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We're excited to announce, Karen Sobel as the new Director for the Center for Faculty Development & Advancement.
Dr. Karen Sobel earned her B.A. in English degree from Penn State, followed by an M.A. in English and an M.S. in Library Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She completed a Doctor of Education through the University of Colorado at Denver. She is an Associate Professor at the Auraria Library. Her research focuses on factors that motivate undergraduate students’ information-related decision-making.
We believe Karen's dedication to fauclty, knowledge, enthusiasm, and years of experience make her a perfect fit for our office. We cannot wait for Karen to jump right in and we know she will be a great addition to the team. Welcome Karen!