The CIRTL Network
This Fall, Drexel University Will Host the 6th National CIRTL Forum
Join future faculty, current faculty, and university leaders focused on improving undergraduate STEM education in Philadelphia, PA, October 13-15, 2019, for the 6th national CIRTL forum.
During this NSF-supported gathering, forum participants will explore topics such as:
- Preparing future faculty to enhance the success of all students
- Promoting diversity in STEM through evidence-based pedagogy
- Change leadership in undergraduate STEM education
The Forum will also include a poster session highlighting Teaching-as-Research projects and future faculty development programs.
For more information about CIRTL Forum 2019 visit https://drexel.edu/castle/CIRTLforum/
Questions about CIRTL programming? Contact CIRTL at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learning Community Builder Grant
Are you interested in receiving a Learning Community Builder (LCB) Grant of $500 (one time)? CIRTL-UTA is accepting applications for LCB grant for fall 2019. Please submit your application here.
Deadline for LCB Grant application is September 09, 2019.
To learn more about Learning Community Builder Grant please visit our LCB Grant page.
Teaching as Research (TAR) Grant
CIRTL-UTA is currently seeking motivated applicants for Teaching-As-Research (TAR) Project Grants, where you will have the opportunity to formally test student learning outcomes and various teaching methods.
We encourage team applications, and student/post doc/faculty partnerships. Students can apply for $500 grants for Teaching-as-Research project. Students completing a major milestone of the project such as collecting/analyzing large amounts of data or preparing for publication/presentation are eligible for CIRTL STEM Teaching Certification.
There is NO DEADLINE for submitting TAR grant applications.
Email email@example.com if you would like to inquire about funding availability. Please fill out the application in the following link: Teaching-as-Research (TAR) Grants.
For questions or comments please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Opportunities from Beyond CIRTL
Vitamin PhD, a new podcast from Boston University, explores the challenges and opportunities that come with being a doctoral student. Episodes will feature interviews with PhD holders about their careers as well as tips for overcoming difficulties commonly faced during graduate school.
Listen to the first episode here.