Founding director of Bentley Service-Learning Center. Teaching interests include English, German and Latin. Research interests include contemporary American poetry and German and English romanticism. Strong pedagogical and interdisciplinary interests. General editor of 21-volume series on service-learning in the academic disciplines. Author of numerous articles on service-learning and civic engagement.
Professional MembershipsNew England Resource center for Higher Education 2010 - PresentMichigan Journal of Community Service Learning 1996 - PresentEngineering Projects in Community Service 2004 - 2009
Awards and Honors, Edward Zlotkowski Award for Alumni Civic Engagement, Bentley service-Learning Center2010, Lifetime Achievement Award for Service Learning and Civic Engagement, International Conference on Service-Learning and Engaged Research 2010, Headley House Distinguished Visitor, Carleton College
Szymanski, D. W., Hadlock, C. R., Zlotkowski, E. A. (2012). Using Public Sector Research Projects to Engage Undergraduates. Council of Undergraduate Research (CUR) Quarterly, (33) 2 19-26. (Link)
Zlotkowski, E. A., Saltmarsh, J. (2011). Higher Education and Democracy: Collected Essays on Service-learning and Civic Engagement. 400. Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press
Zlotkowski, E. A. (2011). Civic Education on the Rocks? In John Saltmarsh & Matthew Hartley, (Eds.) . 29. Philadelphia, PA: Temple University PressZlotkowski, E. A., Duffy, D. K. (2011). Two Decades of Community-Based Learning In Marilla Svinicki & Catherine Wehlburg, (Eds.) . 15. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Forthcoming.Zlotkowski, E. A., Benson, S., Horowitz, K. (2011). The Potential of Service-learning Student Leadership In Nicholas Longo & Cynthia Gibson, (Eds.) . 23. Hanover, NH: Tufts University PressZlotkowski, E. A. (2007). The Case for Service-Learning In McIlrath, Lorraine, MacLabhrainn, Iain, (Eds.) . 37-52. England: AshgateZlotkowski, E. A. (). Academic and Civic Engagement In , (Eds.) . 18. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press Forthcoming.
PresentationsZlotkowski, E. A. (2012). “Students as Colleagues ” Presented at the International Asociation for Research on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement IARSLCE Annual Conference Baltimore, MD Zlotkowski, E. A. (2012). “Certification Workshop” Presented at the NY Campus Compact & St. John's University (NYC) New York Campus Compact-St. John's University Service-Learning Faculty Certification Workshop Queens, NY Zlotkowski, E. A. (2012). “Service-learning in Thery and Practice” Presented at the Western New York State service-learning Coalition Western New York State Service-learning Faculty Workshop Niagara, NY Zlotkowski, E. A. (2012). “Service-learning and the First-Year Experience” Presented at the Montana ServiceLearning Coalition Annual Montana Service-learning Conference Billings, MT Zlotkowski, E. A., Olivas, A. (2011). “Tapping the Full Spectrum of Civic Engagement Strategies” Presented at the American Association of Colleges and Universities Educating for Personal and Social Responsibility Longbeach, CA Zlotkowski, E. A. (2011). “Service-Learning Course Design” Presented at the Western NY State S-L Consortium Western New York State Service Learning Consortium Annual Faculty Training Buffalo, NY Zlotkowski, E. A. (2010). “Students as Colleagues: New Research Directions” Presented at the International Conference on Service-learning and Civic Engagement 10th International Research Conference on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Indianapolis, IN Zlotkowski, E. A. (2010). “Service-Learning Course Creation” Presented at the Western New York State Service-learning Consortium Western New York State Faculty Service-Learning Workshop Buffalo Zlotkowski, E. A., Saltmarsh, J., Horowitz, K. (2010). “Students as Colleagues” Presented at the New England State Campus Compacts New England Campus Compact Regional Conference Burlington, VT Zlotkowski, E. A. (2007). “Keynote Presentation: Education, Globalization, and Democracy: Taylor vs. Dewey Dejà Vu” Zlotkowski, E. A. (2007). “Keynote Presentation: Service-Learning in the United States: Addressing the Needs of a Society in Transition” Zlotkowski, E. A. (2007). “Keynote Presentation: Students as Colleagues: Expanding the Circle of Service-Learning Leadership” Zlotkowski, E. A. (2007). “Plenary Address: Academy-Community Partnerships for Teaching and Learning”
Committee Chair for Literature and Film Committee - PresentCommittee Member for Evaluation Committee 1995 - Present
Director for Bentley Service-Learning Center 2011 - 2013Committee Member for Service-Learning Director Search Committee 2012 - 2012
Reviewer, Journal Article for Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement - PresentReviewer, Journal Article for Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning - PresentReviewer, Book for Modern Language Association - PresentReviewer, Journal Article for Prism: A Journal of Regional Engagement - Presentadvisor on higher education initiatives for Youth Service America 2010 - Present