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Learner Centered Teaching Consultants is at the forefront of applying the latest research in neuroscience, biology, and cognitive science to help universities and businesses train and communicate with their teams effectively and efficiently, creating positive changes that last.  


2023-2024 Keynotes & Workshops 

Keynote:  International Conference in Social Sciences hosted by the National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad, Pakistan 

Invited Presentation: 4th Annual World Congress of Education,
"Teaching for Long-term Learning the only Kind of Learning that Matters." 
Sapporo, Japan

Developed and presented 3 sessions "How to Teach and Learn in Harmony with the Brain" for the University of Business and Technology, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Office Coffee Break

We are Born to Learn.

 Learns Need to Be Actively Engaged in the Learning Process. How Do We Lead so Our Teams Most Benefit? 

A Learner Centered Approach to Leading.


Change is Necessary

We must follow where the research leads us, even if it makes us uncomfortable or results in major changes to our practice.

How the Research on Learning Should Be Changing the Way We Lead.


CEO, Learner Centered Teaching Consultants

Terry Doyle is an author, educational consultant and professor emeritus of reading at Ferris State University where he worked for 38 years.  Terry has given over 250 presentations and keynote addresses at regional, national and international conferences and has worked with faculty on more than 400 campuses around the world.  



Director of Research, Learner Centered Teaching Consultants

B.M. Doyle earned a BS in biology from Ferris State University in 2013 and went on to earn his Ph.D. in rehabilitation science from the University of Florida in 2019. His dissertation work focused on gene therapy for the hypoglossal motor system. He is the lead author and co-lead author of multiple scientific publications on the subject.

In addition to his scientific publications, he is also a coauthor of articles and book chapters on the science of teaching and learning. Doyle has given presentations on teaching and learning to students and faculty virtually, on campuses, and at regional and national conferences on teaching and learning. Doyle has worked as a tutor, teaching assistant, guest lecturer, and instructor teaching biology, anatomy, and neuroscience to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students.


Doyle has been working for Learner-Centered Teaching Consultants since 2014 and currently serves as the Director of Research for the company.


Executive Coach, Communications

Learner Centered Teaching Consultants

Jessica Doyle-Mekkes is the Head of Musical Theatre at East Carolina University where she has taught voice and vocal pedagogy since 2017.


Jessica has spent the last 15 years studying the human voice and working as an executive speaking & performance coach for actors, singers, and public speakers. An internationally published writer and sought after clinician, her debut book, I’m Speaking: every woman’s guide to finding your voice & using it fearlessly comes out October 2023 from Rowman & Littlefield and was recently listed as one of the publisher’s 'most anticipated titles of 2023 with women at their forefront.'


Jessica works as a speaker, advisor, and clinician to individuals, groups, NGO’s and businesses small and large teaching how to harness the power of the voice: in the head & out of the mouth.

"We look forward to sharing copies of The New Science of Learning with all of the
, so that they can dive even deeper into the ideas you introduced today.  It has been an absolute pleasure meeting and learning from you!"

- Maya Weilundemo Ott, EdD

Associate Director, Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence 

Suffolk University 

"In 46 years of university experience, yours was the best and most useful presentation I have experienced."


- Art Freeman, Director of Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program Midwestern University

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