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.

Developing Your Skills as a Peer Reviewer of Teaching: Introductory Workshop (For Graduate Students)


Event Date & Time

  • January 26, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 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 2022


Event Date & Time

  • February 2, 2022
    1:30 am - 3:30 am
  • February 9, 2022
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • February 16, 2022
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • March 2, 2022
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • March 9, 2022
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • March 16, 2022
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • March 23, 2022
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • March 30, 2022
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

This course will be held in-person on campus. 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 by email after the sign up closes with more details to attend the course.  At the end of the one-term course, you (more…)

Postdoc Teaching Practicum: January-April 2022


Event Date & Time

  • Workshop 2
    February 2, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Workshop 3
    March 2, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Workshop 4
    March 23, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Workshop 5
    April 21, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

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 via email with more details to attend the Internship. This event will be held online on Zoom. What is the Postdoc Teaching Practicum? The next Postdoc Teaching Practicum cohort will (more…)

Journey into Course Design – February 2022


Event Date & Time

  • February 9, 2022
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 16, 2022
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Keen to learn about learner-centred course design? Have a course or module to design and you’re not sure where to start? In this engaging two-part online workshop, you will journey through three stages of course design: reflecting on situational factors, crafting learning outcomes, and exploring assessment options and instructional strategies to support learners. This workshop (more…)

The 6R’s of Indigenous OER: Re-imagining OER to Honour Indigenous Knowledge and Sovereignty


Event Date & Time

  • March 10, 2022
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

Open education is grounded in Western notions of copyright law and ownership and it often has a goal of making all knowledge available for all people. Within Canadian Copyright Law there is tension with Indigenous Knowledges, Ways of Knowing and Being. Within the open education community there needs to be careful consideration for Indigenous Knowledges (more…)