About Us

Under the leadership of H. Dele Davies, M.D., vice chancellor for academic affairs, the experienced Faculty Development team is an excellent resource for faculty at all levels.

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Howard Liu, M.D.
Assistant Vice Chancellor

Dr. Howard Liu is a child and adolescent psychiatrist. He is also the director for the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska (BHECN). Dr. Liu's educational scholarship has been recognized nationally with awards for innovative curricula and leadership in medical student and resident education. Read Dr. Liu's Bio.

402-552-7697  |  hyliu@unmc.edu 


Linda M. Love

Linda M. Love, Ed.D., M.A.
Assistant Director

Dr. Linda Love has over a decade of experience working with faculty development at UNMC. A lifelong learner, she recently received her doctoral degree in Adult Learning and Higher Education Administration. Read Dr. Love's bio.

402-559-5509 | lmlove@unmc.edu


Kelly Deerson

Kelly M. Deerson
Program Coordinator

Kelly Deerson is skilled at planning and organization, with over a decade of experience in program coordination at UNMC.

402-559-9199 | kdeerson@unmc.edu


Megan J Blusys

Megan Blusys
Communications and Media Coordinator

Megan Blusys is a marketing and communications expert with a strong background in branding, writing and graphic design. She works jointly for the offices of academic affairs and faculty development.

402-559-5512 | megan.blusys@unmc.edu