1.  Active and engaged learning

  2.  Mutual respect and collaboration

  3.  Applicability of concepts beyond the classroom

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” 
 

William Arthur Ward

As an instructor I inspire my students by developing their abilities and deepen their understanding to engage with the concepts. Throughout my teaching experiences, I have developed three core teaching principles which I aim to incorporate into all my interactions with students:                      

Teaching philosophy

Pedagogical training

Teaching workshop & Series

  • Certified online teaching course for active & engaged learning

  • Metacognition workshop for skillful learning and teaching

  • Professional Development series for Academia/Teaching Career

  • Designing Effective and Innovative Courses Tutorial

  • Teaching IDEAS Series by Duke University.

  • BRITE Ideas Teaching and Research series.

  • Design Your Course with Dynamic Lectures series by Dr. Todd Zakrajsek

  • George Gopens’s: “Writing from the Readers Perspective” seminar series.

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2018

Mentoring Skills

  • Instructor for NEUROSCI 390S – Neuroscience of Pain at Duke University (USA)

  • Instructor for Neurology/Psychology 106 at Duke University (USA)

  • Mentored Undergrad & Master students for lab skills at Duke Neurology (USA)

  • Teaching Support for Neurology/Psychology 106 at Duke University (USA)

  • Teaching Support for Neuroscience 223 at Duke University (USA)

  • Volunteer teaching at VIVA Okazaki, Toyota International and Okazaki International Association. (Japan)

  • Volunteer teaching support at NINS outreach program for Junior and High School, (Japan)

Course Audit

  • Digital Pedagogy GS762

  • Duke Workshop in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.

  • Child Psychology and PTSD 450S.

  • Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology 223.

2020

2019

2019

2018

Talk & Outreach

  • Guest speaker for BIO 488 Lecture North Carolina State University, USA.

  • Guest speaker for BIO 264 Lecture Elon University, USA.

  • Guest speaker for BIO 251 Lecture Meredith College, USA.

  • BOOST program interview with kids “POSTDOCUMENTARIES”.

  • Research demonstration for North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics.

  • Guest speaker for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology 223 Lecture.

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2021

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2019-20

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2012-17

2012-17

Teaching Experience