Associate Provost of Innovation in Education


Dan L. Perlman, Ph.D. is also a Professor of Biology, teaching courses on ecology, conservation biology, animal behavior and environmental issues. You can read more about his research on his faculty home page  here.

As Associate Provost Dan is responsible for promoting innovative pedagogy and building a culture on
campus that values assessment of student learning. He facilitates the Davis Teaching and Learning Fellows program, in which faculty members explore effective pedagogical and assessment practices. He also works with departments and individual professors across the University so that they can help their students learn more effectively.

Dan can be reached via e-mail or by phone, 781-736-2687. His main office is in the Office of the Provost’s Senior Staff, room 102 in Irving.