Contract Faculty Community of Practice (CoP)

Teaching Resources for Contract Faculty – September 24, 2018


Event Date & Time

  • September 24, 2018
    12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

Welcome to UBC, new contract faculty! Welcome back to campus, returning contract faculty! Teaching on a contract is a challenging task as changes in our contracts, courses, and department policies remain a constant. We will share resources available to you on campus. Please bring a tip you’ve learned. Together, we will come up with a (more…)

Balancing Needs of Students and Demands of Contract Instruction – October 30, 2018


Event Date & Time

  • October 30, 2018
    12:30 pm - 2:20 pm

Event Description

Contract Faculty Community of Practice Clear communication, online tools and progressive active learning ideas have the potential to positively impact student learning, reduce workload for instructors, and ensure a successful course. Contract faculty members face a very real danger of burnout, due in part to the short-term and ever-changing nature of their employment contracts. Trying (more…)

Contract Faculty Marking Party – December 3, 2018


Event Date & Time

  • December 3, 2018
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

The Contract Faculty Community of Practice invites you to a Marking Party. Come and join your fellow contract faculty members in a quiet room where we can all concentrate on our grading as we prepare to return term papers and final assignments to our students. You can come for the whole day, or drop in as (more…)

Contract Faculty Marking Party – April 8, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 8, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

The Contract Faculty Community of Practice invites you to a Marking Party. Come and join your fellow contract faculty members in a quiet room where we can all concentrate on our grading as we prepare to return term papers and final assignments to our students. You can come for the whole day, or drop in as (more…)