Teaching Assistant and Postdoc Professional Development Program

This program offers graduate students and postdocs formal recognition for investing in teaching-related professional development. After successfully completing the required elements of the program, you'll receive a formal letter of recognition from the Center for Educational Innovation.

Here's how to complete the program:

  • Register for the program.
  • Attend a total of six workshops over a two-year period.
    • Workshops must include one from each of the following categories: Learning & Learners, Course Design, Delivery Strategies, and Assignments and Assessments in addition to two electives.
    • Workshops are offered throughout the academic year. Use the full list of workshops and CEI's events calendar to chart your own plan.
  • Track your attendance and learning.
  • Submit a reflective essay or consult with a CEI staff member and arrange for student feedback facilitation session. Contact Janelle Nivens when you are ready for this step.