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.

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – September 14, 21 & 22, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • September 14, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 21, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 22, 2019
    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 July 29 at 9am PST (more…)

Mentoring (for Senior TAs)


Event Date & Time

  • September 17, 2019
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Event Description

Note: This event is only open to Graduate Students in Mentorship roles. This workshop is meant for senior TAs who will be serving, formally or informally, as mentors for other TAs in their department. During the workshop, you will focus on developing specific mentoring skills. The early part of the day will focus on setting (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – September 23, 24 & 26, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • September 23, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 24, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 26, 2019
    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 August 5 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – October 7, 9 & 10, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 7, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • October 9, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • October 10, 2019
    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 August 19 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – October 19, 20 & 26, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 19, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • October 20, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • October 26, 2019
    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 September 2 at 9am PST (more…)

Celebrate SoTL 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 24, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:15 pm

Event Description

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) builds a bridge between teaching and research in our disciplines. SoTL is the systematic inquiry into student learning to advance the practice of teaching. Celebrate SoTL Day, co-hosted by the Institute for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISoTL), the Centre for Teaching, Learning, & Technology (CTLT), and (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – October 27, November 2 & 3, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 27, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 2, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 3, 2019
    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 September 9 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – November 16, 17 & 23, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • November 16, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 17, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 23, 2019
    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 September 30 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – November 24, 30 & December 7, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • November 24, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 30, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • December 7, 2019
    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 October 7 at 9am PST (more…)