Dr. Caroline Bennett is the John E. Sharp & Winifred E. Sharp Professor in Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering at the University of Kansas (KU). She serves at the Lead for the KU School of Engineering Engaged Learning Initiative, and also served as a Faculty Fellow with the KU Center for Teaching Excellence from 2012-2016. Caroline works in multiple leadership roles at KU focused on bringing about change in higher educational practices, including serving on the university’s Executive Data Governance Council, chairing the Academic Systems Steering Committee, co-leading an AAU mini-grant that is piloting STEM faculty interactions with learning analytics data, and co-leading the NSF-funded TRESTLE network. She has a long history of deep engagement with educational change initiatives at the University of Kansas. Caroline joined the KU faculty in 2006 after earning her doctorate from the University of Cincinnati. She is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Kansas.