General

Last Name

Byrne

First Name

Loren

Department or Program Name

Biology, Marine Biology and Environmental Science

Institution Name

Roger Williams University

PO box or mailstop

One Old Ferry Road

City

Bristol

State

RI

Country

USA

Postal Code

02809

URL

http://faculty.rwu.edu/lbyrne/

Residency

Residency Attended

2012-2013 Assessment Residency

Institution

Teaching

Primary student type

Undergraduate students – biology majors, Undergraduate students – general education or non-science majors

Introductory courses

Ecology, Other, please specify below

Other introductory courses

Environmental science

Advanced courses

Soil ecology for biology and environmental science majors
Conservation biology for biology and environmental science majors
Urban ecosystems for biology and environmental science majors

Professional Affiliations

Research

Research question, hypotheses

Does a flipped classroom improve student learning?
Hypothesis: A flipped classroom will result in modest improvements in student learning.

Research type

How students differ based on how something is taught (student versus faculty-centered learning)

Impact of Research

Overall Experience