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Ursula Sorensen

Teaching & Learning Consultant

Colleges and Areas

  • Law School
  • Marriott School
  • Nursing
  • HBLL Library


Ursula Sorensen is a teaching and learning consultant for the Center for Teaching & Learning at Brigham Young University. Ursula began working at BYU in August 2021. She comes to BYU with 14 years of experience in faculty development and 23 years of teaching in higher education. Ursula has presented on mindfulness in the classroom at several local, national, and international conferences. She has also presented on the Students Consulting on Teaching program with other universities.

Ursula has been married to her husband for 33 years, has seven sons, and seven grandchildren. She is an avid Peloton enthusiast and football fanatic.

Research Interests

Active teaching
Student engagement


Ph.D., Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, April 2018
M.S., Health Sciences, Brigham Young University, April 2000
B.S., Health Sciences, Brigham Young University, April 1995