Office of Faculty Development


Upcoming Events

What’s Happening in OFD!

  •  Call for Faculty Mentors for the Graduate Student Teaching Credential Program!          See details
  • Academic Leadership Academy - Applications are now being accepted for the 15-16 cohort. Open to Faculty and Staff who are interested in leadership development.
  • Graduate Student Teaching Intensive - Nominations accepted through May 15, 2015. Open to all graduate students.

  • Summer Institutes:

    • Performance Task Institute - develop case scenarios that challenge students to develop their critical thinking skills in solving a problem. 

    • Course Redesign Institute - Have a new course to prepare or do you want to freshen up your existing courses?  This highly interactive, hands-on week long institute will guide you step-by-step in designing your best course ever.

    • Game Your Course Institute - We all love to play games!  Learn how to use game design principles to increase engagement in your course.

    • Flip Your Class Institute - 'Flipping' is the new buzz word in education!  Discover how to do it the right way that will improve student learning and engagement

Please register for workshops at

Instructor Decision Support Tree—this PDF will help instructors determine where they can get help within the University.