Dr. Karen Fleming is a Professor of Biophysics in the TC Jenkins Department of Biophysics at Johns Hopkins University. Her lab works in discovery to fill the scientific pipeline. “Her research is motivated by the power that a deep understanding of the physics/biology intersection can bring to disease, evolution, and biological design.”
Dr. Karen Fleming was awarded the 2016 Thomas E. Thompson Award from the Biophysical Society, a Department of Defense Career Award, the Arne Tiselius Young Investigator Award and the Johns Hopkins Diversity Leadership Council award.
In addition to her scientific accomplishments, she has been a champion of Women in STEM, getting awarded grants to run workshops and seminars to overcome bias and barriers to women in STEM fields.
Parking: Pay and display visitor and handicapped parking is available at the bottom of Walker Avenue and on the top-level of the Walker Avenue Garage. Parking is $2.00 per hour and payable by MasterCard, Visa or exact currency (no change provided). Meters are enforced Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. All other campus roadways and unmetered lots require a UMBC parking permit.
Note: Other metered and handicapped parking is available in garages are located on Administration Drive and The Commons Drive. For more information, please visit UMBC Parking Services @ https://parking.umbc.edu/
“Instead of providing something different or additional for children who experience difficulties in their learning, inclusive pedagogy seeks to extend what is ordinarily available to everybody” – Florian, L. and Black-Hawkins, K., 2011. Exploring Inclusive Pedagogy. British Educational Research Journal, 37(5), pp. 813-828.
Registration requires a quick two-step process:
If you are part of the UMBC community: Go to the following link on my.umbc.edu: https://my.umbc.edu/groups/postdocs/events/57844 and click the “I Can Attend” button. We also ask that you register via CIRTL.net: https://www.cirtl.net/events/528
If you are not at UMBC: Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Inclusive Pedagogy” and add your name, campus, and academic department, and please register via CIRTL.net: https://www.cirtl.net/events/528
Make sure to mark your calendars and thank you!