TDP for New Faculty

The Teaching Development Program (TDP) for New Faculty helps participants build a foundation for their teaching careers by providing a network of support around teaching and learning. The intended audience is faculty who are either new to teaching, new to UBC or both. Below are some suggested core and elective workshops to fulfill the TDP requirements. We will add more workshops as they become available. Please visit the TDP for New Faculty and review core and elective elements under the “Coursework” section.

If you have questions or need clarification as to what are core and elective components, please connect with your TDP Consultant.

2022 Teaching Development Program for New Faculty – Preliminary Application

2022 Teaching Development Program for New Faculty – Preliminary Application


Event Date & Time

  • 2022 Teaching Development Program for New Faculty - Preliminary Application
    April 20, 2022 - August 23, 2022
    2:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Event Description

The Teaching Development Program (TDP) for New Faculty (TDP) is a 10-month faculty development program that recognizes and caters to the specific professional development needs of new faculty at UBC. The Teaching Development Program (TDP) for New Faculty runs from August 2022-April 2023 and will help participants build a foundation for their teaching careers by (more…)

Teaching Philosophy Statements: Show Me the Good Stuff – May 26, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • May 26, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

A teaching philosophy statement is a written description of your values, goals, and beliefs about teaching and learning. It is often required as part of your documentation for tenure and promotion and in applications for academic positions. In this session, participants will explore what constitutes an effective teaching philosophy statement, and review and discuss strong (more…)

Qualtrics Studio – May 30, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • May 30, 2022
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Event Description

UBC supports the Qualtrics survey tool. Qualtrics is a powerful tool that offers UBC faculty, and staff new functionality in survey creation, data analysis, and reporting. Join us for the monthly Qualtrics studio virtual workshop and drop-in session. The session is geared towards UBC faculty and staff using Qualtrics as a teaching and research tool. (more…)

Getting Started with Creating, Editing and Sharing Video Using Kaltura – May 31, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • May 31, 2022
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

Join us for this one-hour introduction to creating, editing  and sharing videos using Kaltura. Kaltura is a media platform where you and your students can create, store, and share multimedia content in Canvas. Whether you want to create short videos to introduce yourself to your students, create lecture videos for your course, or record and (more…)

Getting Started with Canvas – June 2, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • June 2, 2022
    12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Event Description

This workshop is geared towards those who have little experience teaching using Canvas. This virtual course will explore how to design, deliver, and manage your Canvas courses—and make your teaching more efficient.  By the end of this workshop, you will be able to: Customize your Canvas profile and notification preferences to fit your needs Create (more…)

Course Design Intensive – June 2022


Event Date & Time

  • June 14, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • June 16, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • June 21, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Registration is now full. If you would like to be added to the waitlist please email susan.hampton@ubc.ca   The CDI will be offered online in June 2022 for faculty members who want to re/design a course they will be offering in September or later. The CDI provides a framework for course design and is not (more…)

Qualtrics Studio – June 20, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • June 20, 2022
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Event Description

UBC supports the Qualtrics survey tool. Qualtrics is a powerful tool that offers UBC faculty, and staff new functionality in survey creation, data analysis, and reporting. Join us for the monthly Qualtrics studio virtual workshop and drop-in session. The session is geared towards UBC faculty and staff using Qualtrics as a teaching and research tool. (more…)

Conducting a Peer Review of Teaching with Care and Collaboration – June 22, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • June 22, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 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 and people being reviewed. The peer review of teaching process introduced (more…)

Journey Into Course Design – July 2022


Event Date & Time

  • July 11, 2022
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • July 13, 2022
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

This workshop will be held in person. 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 in person workshop, you will journey through three stages of course design: reflecting on situational factors, crafting learning outcomes, and exploring assessment options (more…)

Qualtrics Studio – July 18, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • July 18, 2022
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Event Description

UBC supports the Qualtrics survey tool. Qualtrics is a powerful tool that offers UBC faculty, and staff new functionality in survey creation, data analysis, and reporting. Join us for the monthly Qualtrics studio virtual workshop and drop-in session. The session is geared towards UBC faculty and staff using Qualtrics as a teaching and research tool. (more…)