Faculty and Staff

audrey dentith
Audrey M. Dentith, PhD

Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence
Professor in the Dept. of Leadership Studies and Adult Education
Office: 026 F.D. Bluford Library
Phone: 336-285-3043
Email: amdentith@ncat.edu

Misha Blount
Administrative Support Specialist 
Center for Teaching Excellence
Suite: 026 F.D. Bluford Library
Phone: 336-285-3470
Email: mlblount1@ncat.edu



The Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) seeks to cultivate a dynamic learning campus committed to excellence in teaching through inclusive, evidence-based and innovative pedagogies.

The Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) aspires to provide high quality professional learning opportunities that assist faculty in providing innovative, evidence-based, and transformational teaching that supports student learning. The primary goal of the CTE is to facilitate academic development by offering a broad range of services and programs to faculty and administrators at all career stages. The CTE plays a direct role in supporting colleges, departments, programs, and campus organizations in achieving the goals of N.C. A&T Preeminence 2023.

Kelsie M. Bernot, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
College of Science & Technology

Chastity Warren English, Ph.D.
Department of Agribusiness, Applied Economics and Agriscience Education
College of Agriculture & Environmental Sciences

Lisa Owens-Jackson, Ph.D.
Associate Dean
College of Business and Economics

Cathy Kea, Ph.D.
Department of Educator Preparation
College of Education

John C. Teleha
Head Of Reference
F. D. Bluford Library

Jeannette M. Wade, Ph.D.
Department of Social Work & Sociology
College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

Lifeng Zhang, Ph.D.
The Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering