Professional Development for Grad 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 Institute which takes place annually during February.

Teaching and Learning Professional Development – Online Course


Event Date & Time

  • July 30, 2019 - July 31, 2020
    12:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

This self-paced online course aims to support a broad and diverse group of instructors – faculty, staff and students – in their teaching and learning professional development. This asynchronous course is offered on an ongoing basis. Please note that the current offering is developed for those who are beginning to teach and are looking to (more…)

*POSTPONED* Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – April 2, 4 & 6, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • April 6, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***This ISW is postponed*** ***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Thursday February (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – April 18, 25 & May 2, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • April 18, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • April 25, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 2, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday March 2 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Students in Teaching, Mini Conference 2020


Event Date & Time

  • April 27, 2020
    10:00 am - 2:45 pm
  • April 28, 2020
    10:30 am - 2:45 pm

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. The Mini Conference will be online on Zoom and you will be emailed the links for both days upon registration. The 2020 Graduate Students in Teaching, Mini-Conference (GSiT) organizing committee is looking forward to welcoming presenters and attendees on April 27 & 28, 2020. Day 1 (Monday, (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – May 3, 9 & 10, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • May 3, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 9, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 10, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday March 16 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – May 23, 26 & 29, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • May 23, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 26, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 29, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday April 6 at 9am PST (more…)

Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL) Summer Institute 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 8, 2020 - June 12, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The CIRTL Summer Institute is a five-day teaching intensive that combines an emphasis on learning evidence and theory-based approaches to teaching and learning with the opportunity to apply those theories in practice. During the Institute, participants will engage with a lesson planning approach grounded in experiential learning theory and will explore experiential learning, as well (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – June 14, 20 & 21, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 14, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 20, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 21, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday April 27 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – June 27, 28 & July 4, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 27, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 28, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • July 4, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday May 11 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – July 6, 8 & 10, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • July 6, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • July 8, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • July 10, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday May 18 at 9am PST (more…)