Preparing Future Faculty Program

The Preparing Future Faculty (PFF) Program assists graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in developing teaching skills and exploring the faculty role at the college or university level. You'll discuss learning theory and strategies, develop teaching skills, create classroom and job search materials, and work with faculty from a range of institutional types. By completing the program, you can expect to gain a realistic perspective on the skills required for success as a faculty member. 

Core Courses

All Preparing Future Faculty courses will be delivered remotely, with asynchronous work in Canvas and synchronous Zoom meetings.     

To receive a letter of recognition and certificate of program participation, you’ll complete the program’s two core courses:

Elective Courses

You may also register for electives, online GRAD 8200 courses:

Non-degree students and Postdocs

Non-degree students and postdocs are welcome to enroll. Learn more about registration for non-degree students and postdocs.