Director of Professional Development and Co-Director, CSU Center for Mindfulness
Instructional Innovation and Engagement
Debora A. Colbert, Ph.D. serves as the Director of Professional Development for The Institute for Learning and Teaching (TILT) and a Co-founding Director of the Center for Mindfulness at Colorado State University. Debora collaborates and facilitates with faculty to develop high quality programs for faculty and students using research based teaching and learning theory and practices for student success. Dr. Colbert earned her Ph.D. in Education and Human Resource Studies, specializing in both Organizational Performance and Change and Higher Ed Leadership. She has over 20 years of experience in the field of Higher Education. Debora enjoys spending time outside of TILT with her family, gardening, practicing yoga and mindfulness, hiking, and playing with her grandchildren to keep her inner child alive and well.