The deadline for submission of nominations for the 2014-2015 Graduate Teaching Awards is February 9, 2015. Read More
Center Associate Directors Michael Palmer and Dorothe Bach along with GSA Adriana Streifer received the 2014 Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network Innovation Award. Read More
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
The Teaching Resource Center (TRC) is now accepting applications for two semester-long reading roundtables. Faculty members, post-doctoral and graduate students are welcome to apply! As a participant you will receive one free copy of the text to read with the expectation that you will share your insights with your group.
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
We are pleased to announce that the video recordings of the morning sessions are now available online. Please feel free to share this resource with your colleagues, especially those who may not have been able to attend the Summit this past May.
Each year, the TRC employes several associates to work closely with Center faculty to support on-going activities, which include but are not limited to the following:
- Consulting with other graduate students about teaching following a Teaching Analysis Poll, videotape analysis, or in-class observation.
Registration is open for the Second Annual Innovation Summit. Read More
Currently accepting applications for TRC’s 7th Annual Course Design Institute. Read More
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.