Pro-D for Postdoctoral Fellows

The CTLT offers a wide range of professional development programs of value to Postdoctoral Fellows. The programs are designed for UBC postdocs who are interested in pursuing academic teaching as part of their career.

Using Xwi7xwa Library’s Research Guides – January 19, 2021


Event Date & Time

  • January 19, 2021
    2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Xwi7xwa Library’s Research Guides are a collection of resources gathered to support common questions we receive from patrons. Patterned patron curiosity informs what topics Xwi7xwa’s guides cover but they must also speak to an individual’s relationship to the topic, therefore the scope of perspectives the guides connect to are broad. One of the main goals (more…)

What I Learned In Class Today: Educational Experiences & Institutional Responses Screening & Discussion – January 22, 2021


Event Date & Time

  • January 22, 2021
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

The renewed What I Learned In Class Today project recently published two faculty perspectives videos that continues the work begun with the Students Speak video in the late 2000s. Join us in this session for a screening of a 20 minute film of faculty perspectives on Indigenous engagement across the university focusing on themes of (more…)

Developing Your Skills as a Peer Reviewer of Teaching: Introductory Workshop


Event Date & Time

  • January 22, 2021
    12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

The formative peer review of teaching is a process designed to provide feedback to instructors about their teaching. It is an opportunity for all involved to engage in collegial conversations about teaching and student learning. Please join us for this experiential  workshop suitable for reviewers (mentors) and reviewees (mentees) in the peer review of teaching.  The (more…)

Foundations of Pedagogy – February to March 2021


Event Date & Time

  • February 2, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • February 9, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • February 16, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • February 23, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 2, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 9, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 16, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 23, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 30, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

This course will be online on Zoom. Click “Register Now” to sign up for the waitlist. If your application is successful and you are selected as a participant you will be contacted after registration closes by email with more details to attend the course.  At the end of the one-term course, you will be able (more…)

Postdoc Teaching Internship: January-April 2021


Event Date & Time

  • February 4, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 4, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • April 1, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

This event will be online on Zoom. Click “Register Now” to apply. If your application is successful and you are selected as a participant you will be contacted via email with more details to attend the Internship. What is the Postdoc Teaching Internship? The next Postdoc Teaching Internship cohort will start in January 2021. In (more…)

Journey into Course Design – February & March 2021


Event Date & Time

  • February 23, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 2, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Registration is full, please add your name to the waitlist HERE. Keen to learn about learner-centred course design? Have a course or module to design and you’re not sure where to start? Interested in integrating learner-centred strategies into your design? Want to explore assessment and instructional strategies at the course level?   In this engaging (more…)