University Teaching Center

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University Teaching Center
: University Hall 5120
Phone: 419.530.4508
Mail Stop: 934

Mailing Address:
University Teaching Center
2801 W. Bancroft St., MS 934
Toledo, OH 43606-3390 

To request service, please complete the University Teaching Center
service request form found here.

Meet the Team


 Barbara Schneider


Barbara Schneider, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Provost for Assessment, Accreditation, Program Review and Faculty Development


Barbara Schneider joined the University of Toledo in 2000 as an assistant professor of English and Director of Composition. She later assumed direction of The Writing Center as well. She has since served in several capacities as associate dean, most recently as the senior associate dean for the College of Arts and Letters.

Dr. Schneider brings to the enterprise a long engagement on the University Assessment Committee, experience as both a team member and a team leader for the Higher Learning Commission accreditation process, and has provided faculty development as a guest speaker for the University Teaching Center and as long-standing chair of the WAC committee.

Angela Paprocki






Angela Paprocki, Ph.D.
Assistant Provost for Curriculum and Instruction


Dr. Paprocki has worked in higher education for over 20 years, first serving as an adjunct faculty member for a small institution in Indiana where she went on to serve as the Academic Dean. After returning to Ohio she served as the Regional Education Manager for the American Red Cross (Donor Services) until starting with The University of Toledo in 2006.  During her 12-year tenure with the University, she has served in a variety of capacities. Most recently Dr. Paprocki served as the Assistant Provost for Student Success and was responsible for twelve student services offices, a myriad of programs across the University and served as the institutions ADA/504 Compliance Officer.  

Dr. Paprocki is now blending her academic and student services experience to further teaching and learning at the University. In her new role, Dr. Paprocki develops and facilitates various professional development seminars and workshops designed to enhance teaching and improve student engagement whereby increasing student success, persistence and graduation.  She also trains faculty involved with UTC-sponsored course development projects on making accessible course materials and utilizes her compliance expertise to assist faculty with aligning course learning objectives, teaching methodologies and assessment measures with the Ohio Board of Regents Transfer and Assurance Guidelines (TAGSs) and Ohio Transfer Module (OTM).  Dr. Paprocki remains connected to students by serving as the Student Observer Program Director. 

Dr. Paprocki earned her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Education degrees from the University of Toledo and recently earned her Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration. She is a member of numerous professional associations and actively participates in the Toledo ASPIRE Network. Dr. Paprocki has a passion for advancing teaching and learning, subscribes to cradle to career educational pathways and believes the appropriate mix of disruptive and innovative strategies and solutions are essential for moving education forward without leaving students behind.   


Michael Haar
Assistant Director, Classroom Support Services


Mr. Haar has been with the University since 1987 and was first an electronic technician with the Department of Chemistry before moving to Audio Visual Services in 1989.  Mr. Haar currently manages the General teaching spaces on the Main, Scott Park and Health Science Campuses, and the department's services extend to all aspects within those spaces as a one-stop facilitator for your needs.  Mr. Haar welcomes you to the university and encourages you to utilize the services provided by his staff.

 Lisa Taylor

Lisa Taylor
Administrative Assistant


Last Updated: 1/3/19