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Thomas Gilbert

Associate Professor Email: t.gilbert@neu.edu Phone: 617.373.4505

Degrees//Education

1972 Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1968 B.S., Clarkson College of Technology

Area(s) of Expertise

Prof. Gilbert’s research focus is chemical and science education. His interests include developing instructional materials and pedagogical strategies that provide non-chemical contexts for introducing the principles of chemistry, and that demonstrate the centrality of chemistry among the sciences. He is exploring new ways to use technology, process-oriented guided inquiry, and cooperative teaching methods to teach large lecture sections and to promote higher order learning in science courses.

Location

216 Hurtig Hall