Educational Programs Specialist

Charles Keenan joined the CFE in September 2018 as an Educational Programs Specialist, with particular responsibility for the CFE’s graduate courses and Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Charles has an Honors BA from Marquette University and an MA and PhD from Northwestern University. He has taught at Northwestern University, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Newberry Library’s Adult Education Seminar, and has also published several articles,
book chapters and encyclopedia entries. Prior to joining the CFE, Charles spent three years at Boston College as the Assistant Director of the Core Curriculum, where he helped administer its Core Renewal initiative, featuring interdisciplinary courses for first-year students. He is interested in curriculum design and assessment, as well as project-based learning.

To contact Charles Keenan, email