Peggy LiggitPeggy Liggit, Director

Office: 109 Bruce T. Halle Library
Phone: 734.487.2537

Dr. Peggy Liggit is Director of the Bruce K. Nelson Faculty Development Center. She earned her PhD in Cellular and Molecular Biology (Univ. of Nevada-Reno, 1994) and her undergraduate degree in Biology with certifications in secondary biology and chemistry education (Northern Arizona Univ., 1982.)  Peggy is in her twentieth year on EMU's campus. She served eleven years as a professor in the Department of Biology teaching and conducting research in science education, three years as Director of Academic Assessment, and is starting her seventh year in the Faculty Development Center.  Her research focus now includes learner-centered teaching in higher education, organizational learning, humanized assessment practices, and faculty peer-coaching.

Watch Peggy's TEDxEMU talk on "Teaching and Mentoring with Heart: It's OK to be Human."

Student Staff

Office: 109 Bruce T. Halle Library
Phone: 734.487.2530


Kaitlyn Greer, Graduate Assistant

Experimental Psychology

Rachael Innocenzi, Graduate Assistant

Educational Leadership, HESA


Samantha Glowacki, Undergraduate












Past Student Staff