College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

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Erica Suchman

Email: Phone: 970.491.6220

Erica Suchman has been a member of the CVMBS faculty since 1995. She teaches microbiology and is the 2000-2001 N. Preston Davis Award for Instructional Innovation winner and an inductee into the George H. Glover Distinguished Contemporary Faculty Gallery. Dr. Suchman is an internationally recognized expert and lecturer on the use of active learning to foster critical thinking skills in large enrollment sciences classrooms.

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Andrew West

Email: Phone: 970.491.2184

Andrew West is the Education Development Manager for CVMBS. His primary role is to support faculty in the College in any areas related to their teaching. Prior to joining CSU in 2015, Andrew was a high school science teacher in southern Colorado and an Assistant Professor of Science Teacher Education at Western Kentucky University, where he helped prepare future k-12 science teachers. Andrew is passionate about supporting faculty in the development of classrooms/clinical experiences where students play an active role in constructing understandings and developing critical thinking skills. Andrew earned a PhD in Science Education from the University of Missouri in 2011.