Faculty Profile

Douglas McHugh

Douglas McHugh

Associate Professor of Medical Sciences
Course Director, Schol Reflection Concentration Capstone

Education

MHPE, University of Michigan
BS, PhD, The University of Aberdeen
Organization

Frank H Netter, MD, School of Medicine, Medical Sciences

Phone Number

(203) 582-6534

Mail Drop

NH-MED

Email

Douglas.McHugh@quinnipiac.edu

Dr. McHugh is the Director of the Scholarly Reflection & Concentration/Capstone course at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine.

His teaching responsibilities include: pharmacology, neuroscience, physiology, cell biology, biostatistics, critical appraisal of scientific literature, and responsible research practice.

Education Scholarship Interests: Visual Design – Teaching Interactions; Spaced Learning Algorithms; Intrinsic Motivation & Learner Engagement; Educational Topography.

Noteworthy Awards:

2019 - Excellence in Medical Education, North East Group on Educational Affairs (NEGEA).
2014 - Excellence in Teaching Award, Center for Excellence in Teaching & Service to Students, Quinnipiac University.
2012 - Student Choice Awards Nomination for Outstanding Faculty Members, Indiana University.

Quinnipiac University

2016 – Present

Associate Professor of Medical Sciences

North Haven, CT

Quinnipiac University

2012 – 2016

Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences

North Haven, CT

Indiana University

2011 – 2012

Visiting Assistant Professor & Assistant Scientist

Bloomington, IN

Indiana University

2010 – 2011

Adjunct Professor & Research Associate

Bloomington, IN

MHPE

2016

Masters in Health Professions Education

PhD

2002

Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences (Pharmacology)

BSc (Hons)

1998

Bachelor or Science with Honors in Biomedical Sciences (Pharmacology)