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Anna L. Bostwick Flaming

Interim Director
2080 UCC
Mailing Address 
2800 University Capitol Centre
200 South Capitol Street
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States
  • PhD in history, University of Iowa
  • Graduate certificate in Gender, Women's, & Sexuality Studies, University of Iowa
  • MA in history, University of Oklahoma
  • BA in history (minor in Mathematics), University of Oklahoma

As the interim director, Anna L. Bostwick Flaming leads the Center for Teaching’s faculty and TA development and provides direct support through one-on-one consultations, workshops, and other programs for instructors across campus. In 2015, Anna launched and continues to direct the Early Career Faculty Academy at the Center for Teaching. She has previously directed the annual Course Design Institute, which she launched in 2016, the TILE (Transform, Interact, Learn, Engage) Program, and the Extraordinary Teaching Project web video series. 

At the University of Iowa, Anna is a member of the General Education Curriculum Committee, the Path Forward Student Success Work Group, the Provost’s Task Force on First Generation College Students, and the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies Humanities for the Public Good Advisory Board. She is chair-elect of the Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network in Higher Education’s Scholarship Committee, which supports the POD Network’s strategic goal of “advancing evidence-based practice.”

Anna’s interests include inclusive teaching, active learning, course design, curriculum design, early career faculty, and the Scholarship of Educational Development (SoED). 

Prior to joining the Center for Teaching, Anna taught History and Gender, Women's & Sexuality Studies.