Other MSU Faculty Development Opportunities Beyond F&OD

Faculty Development Open to All MSU Instructors: Teaching

  Face-to Face Workshops

  • Explorations in Instructional Technology – Brown Bag Series sponsored by MSU Libraries & IT Services, and the MSU College of Natural Science.
    • Contact Sev Grabski at grabski@msu.edu to be added to the notification list for this series.
  • Conversations on Online Pedagogy and Best Practices
  • Faculty Seminars in Research and Instructional Technology – MSU Libraries & IT Services; technology for faculty – offered twice a year – end of Fall and Spring semesters:

Online Workshops, Training and Resources

  • On Pedagogy and Androgogy
    • F&OD Online Instructional Resources (OIR) – A vetted list of online resources on various faculty development topics.
    • F&OD – Asynchronous Teaching Essentials Workshops:
  • ​For credit program:  Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning. Offered by Higher, Adult, and Lifelong Education (HALE) program in the Department of Educational Administration in the College of Education at Michigan State University: http://education.msu.edu/ead/hale/certificate/
  • Online Technology Training
    • Teaching Online – Learning Design and Technology (LearnDAT): http://tech.msu.edu/teaching .  This website provides online advice and resources for teaching online.

Faculty Development Open to Select MSU Instructors: Teaching

  • STEM faculty:  “Essential Teaching Techniques for STEM Faculty” http://TeachingEssentials.msu.edu
    • Developing Assessments that Engage Students in Three-Dimensional Learning, Danny Caballero, Justin Carmel, Melanie Cooper, Diane Ebert-May, Cori Fata-Hartley, Lynmarie Posey, Tuesday, September 20, 2016, 1425 Biomedical Physical Sciences Building
    • Strategies for Effective Creation, Implementation, and Assessment of Student Teams, Kendra Spence Cheruvelil, Thursday, October 20, 2016 in 3405 Engineering
    • Tips for Successful Team Teaching, Jon Stoltzfus, Kristin Parent, Terri McElhinny, Wednesday, November 16, 2016 in 3405 Engineering
  • Graduate Teaching Assistants: Teaching Assistant Programs:  http://tap.msu.edu/
  • College of Human Medicine, Office of Medical Education:

Faculty Development Open to MSU Instructors:  Not Directly Teaching

Diversity – Education for Sustainable Diversity by the Office of Inclusion:
Intercultural Education Network (IEN):
Center for Statistical Training and Consulting(C-STAT):
Office of the Ombudsman:
This Office is a stellar resource for many faculty questions about students, grading, etc.  They also occasionally provide workshops for faculty on related topics.
Office of the Registrar:
Opening Doors: A Personal and Professional Journey:
Outreach & Engagement:
Persons with Disabilities (RCPD):
Research Facilitation and Dissemination:
Research Forum:
Spartans Learn – Professional development & technology training opportunities:
Women’s Center:
Writing Center:
Workshops for you for your students: http://writing.msu.edu/workshop-catalog/
Services for you and/or your students: http://writing.msu.edu/resources/

External Faculty Development Opportunities:

The Teaching Professor Technology Conference
Educause Learning Initiative Webinars
Teaching and Learning with Technology: The TLT group:  Friday online workshops:
The Sloan Consortium Webinars