skip to Main Content
Joel Brady, Program Coordinator and Teaching Consultant
Joel Brady
Program Supervisor

Dr. Joel Brady is a Teaching Consultant and the Program Supervisor for the Graduate Student Teaching Initiative. He works individually and programmatically with faculty, graduate students, and administrators throughout the university to improve teaching at Pitt. He teaches the Teaching Center’s three-credit “University Teaching Practicum” designed for graduate students and new instructors who are teaching for the first time, facilitates a wide variety of pedagogy workshops, and coordinates the University-wide New Teaching Assistant Orientation (NTAO). Additionally, Dr. Brady teaches his own courses through the Departments of Religious Studies, Slavic Languages and Literatures, and History, including “History of Orthodox Christianity,” “Behind Bars: Cross-Cultural Representations of Prison in the 20th Century,” and perhaps most popularly, “Vampire: Blood and Empire.”

Office: 835 Alumni Hall
Phone: 412-624-6671

Related Staff

Michael Bridges, PhD, Director of the Teaching Commons

Michael Bridges

Senior Director, Teaching Support

Mike brings 30 years of higher education experience to directing Teaching Support at the University Center for Teaching and Learning.…

Christina Frasher, Teaching Consultant

Christina Frasher

Teaching Consultant

Christina is a proud third generation Pitt alum after receiving her BA in English Literature and Religious Studies. She went…

Sera Mathew

Director for Equitable and Inclusive Teaching

Sera Mathew, PhD, is the Director for Equitable and Inclusive Teaching. Sera provides leadership in Pitt's planning, implementation, and evaluation…

Lizette Munoz Rojas, Teaching Consultant

Lizette Muñoz Rojas

Teaching Consultant

As a Teaching Consultant, Lizette is proud to support the work of Pitt's faculty. She leads workshops on pedagogical best-practices…

Lindsay Onufer, Program Manager and Teaching Consultant

Lindsay Onufer

Program Manager and Teaching Consultant

As the program manager of the Assessment of Teaching Initiative and a teaching consultant, Dr. Lindsay Onufer conducts consultations, designs…

John Radzilowicz, Teaching Consultant

John Radzilowicz

Assistant Director, Teaching Support

Dr. Radzilowicz promotes faculty teaching excellence at the University by leading a highly trained team of Teaching & Learning Consultants…

J. D. Wright, Teaching Consultant

J. D. Wright

Teaching Consultant

Dr. J. D. Wright earned his PhD in English from Pitt after a decade-long legal career in Pittsburgh; he earned…

Back To Top