Sara Nasrollahian

Assistant Director
2080 UCC
Mailing Address 
2800 University Capitol Centre
200 South Capitol Street
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States
  • PhD in educational psychology and research, adult learning
  • Graduate Certificate in qualitative research in education
  • MA in educational psychology 
  • BA in English language and literature

Sara, a teaching and learning specialist, provides pedagogical support through one-on-one consultations, workshops, and support for scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL). Her programmatic focus includes TILE and the Course Design Institute. Sara has designed and facilitated workshops on a variety of topics, including evidence-based teaching strategies, culturally responsive assessment techniques, and inclusive teaching practice. Before joining OTLT, Sara worked as a graduate research assistant at the University of Tennessee teaching center.