Pro-D for Graduate Students

A collection of professional development opportunities and events for Graduate Students, including the Instructional Skills Workshop, the Graduate Certificate Program, Mentoring and Facilitation Workshops, as well as the Graduate Students in Teaching Mini Conference which takes place annually during February. For more info visit https://ctlt.ubc.ca/programs/graduate-student-ta-programs/

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – May 25, June 1 & 2, 2024 (Preliminary Application)


Event Date & Time

  • May 25, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • June 1, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • June 2, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Event Description

This ISW is in-person. Please read the application process and workshop eligibility prior to applying. Preliminary Application Process When you submit an application, you are applying for the WAITLIST only and your spot in the workshop is NOT confirmed.  If you meet the requirements and are selected as a participant you will receive an email (more…)

Epistemology of SoTL/TAR – May 29, 2024


Event Date & Time

  • May 29, 2024
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Event Description

TAR Workshops are designed to give interns authentic teaching experiences and to apply their understanding of evidence-based teaching practices in the classroom or in an informal science education or outreach setting. Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, together with their teaching partner, identify a challenge to student learning in the classroom, develop new teaching resources or (more…)

Refining Your Research Question & Exploring SoTL/TAR Methods – June 4, 2024


Event Date & Time

  • June 4, 2024
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

TAR Workshops are designed to give interns authentic teaching experiences and to apply their understanding of evidence-based teaching practices in the classroom or in an informal science education or outreach setting. Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, together with their teaching partner, identify a challenge to student learning in the classroom, develop new teaching resources or (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – June 15, 22 & 23, 2024 (Preliminary Application)


Event Date & Time

  • June 15, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • June 22, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • June 23, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Event Description

This ISW is in-person. Please read the application process and workshop eligibility prior to applying. Preliminary Application Process When you submit an application, you are applying for the WAITLIST only and your spot in the workshop is NOT confirmed.  If you meet the requirements and are selected as a participant you will receive an email (more…)

Accessing the SoTL Literature – June 18, 2024


Event Date & Time

  • June 18, 2024
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

TAR Workshops are designed to give interns authentic teaching experiences and to apply their understanding of evidence-based teaching practices in the classroom or in an informal science education or outreach setting. Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, together with their teaching partner, identify a challenge to student learning in the classroom, develop new teaching resources or (more…)

TAR Drop-In Application Help Session – June 28, 2024


Event Date & Time

  • June 28, 2024
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

TAR Workshops are designed to give interns authentic teaching experiences and to apply their understanding of evidence-based teaching practices in the classroom or in an informal science education or outreach setting. Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, together with their teaching partner, identify a challenge to student learning in the classroom, develop new teaching resources or (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – July 6, 13 & 14, 2024 (Preliminary Application)


Event Date & Time

  • July 6, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • July 13, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • July 14, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Event Description

This ISW is in-person. Please read the application process and workshop eligibility prior to applying. Preliminary Application Process When you submit an application, you are applying for the WAITLIST only and your spot in the workshop is NOT confirmed.  If you meet the requirements and are selected as a participant you will receive an email (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – August 3, 10 & 11, 2024 (Preliminary Application)


Event Date & Time

  • August 3, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • August 10, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • August 11, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Event Description

This ISW is in-person. Please read the application process and workshop eligibility prior to applying. Preliminary Application Process When you submit an application, you are applying for the WAITLIST only and your spot in the workshop is NOT confirmed.  If you meet the requirements and are selected as a participant you will receive an email (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – August 26, 28 & 30, 2024 (Preliminary Application)


Event Date & Time

  • August 26, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • August 28, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • August 30, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Event Description

This ISW is in-person. Please read the application process and workshop eligibility prior to applying. Preliminary Application Process When you submit an application, you are applying for the WAITLIST only and your spot in the workshop is NOT confirmed.  If you meet the requirements and are selected as a participant you will receive an email (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – September 9, 11 & 16, 2024 (Preliminary Application)


Event Date & Time

  • September 9, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • September 11, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • September 16, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Event Description

This ISW is in-person. Please read the application process and workshop eligibility prior to applying. Preliminary Application Process When you submit an application, you are applying for the WAITLIST only and your spot in the workshop is NOT confirmed.  If you meet the requirements and are selected as a participant you will receive an email (more…)