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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

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