Measuring the Promise: A Learning-Focused Syllabus Rubric

The TRC’s very own Michael Palmer (Associate Director), Dorothe Bach (Associate Director), and Adriana Steifer (Graduate Student Assistant) recently published “Measuring the Promise: A Learning-Focused Syllabus Rubric” within To Improve the Academy, the flagship peer-reviewed journal for educational development. Read More »

UVa-wide seminar for advanced graduate students interested in faculty careers

This Fall, the Teaching Resource Center will be offering for the third time a professional development seminar for advanced graduate students on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. The UNST 8130 seminar is designed to help you think about teaching for the academic job market and to give you practical tools for jump-starting your teaching career as new faculty members. Read More »

Two UVa Faculty Receive SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award

The Commonwealth’s highest honor for faculty at Virginia’s colleges and universities recognizes a record that strongly reflects the mission of the institution and demonstrated excellence in teaching, research and service.

This year, the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) Outstanding Faculty Award (OFA) went to 12 Virginia faculty including Linda Columbus (Chemistry) and William Petri, Jr. (Infections Diseases) of UVa.

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Tech Forward Fridays

Want to learn more about instructional technologies available at UVa? Join ASCIT’s Tech Forward Fridays for 30-minute workshops designed to help faculty integrate technology intro teaching and research.