Faculty Training

Digital literacy lightning round workshop planned Feb. 11

Posted by on February 7, 2019

All faculty, staff instructors and graduate teaching assistant (GTA) instructors are invited to the event “Digital Literacy Lightning Rounds” 3:30-4:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 11, in the Carver-Turner Room of the Havener Center. It is sponsored by the Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence. Register online or click the top link on the CAFE website, cafe.mst.edu.

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Ten Steps to Teaching Success pilot program

Posted by on February 4, 2019

On Feb. 1, the instructional design team joined CAFE.Together, they will launch a new pilot program titled Ten Steps for Teaching Success, which provides a path for all tenure-track and non-tenure-track professors to demonstrate engagement in continuous improvement of teaching.

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Study abroad to be topic of academic advising conference

Posted by on February 4, 2019

Susan Potrafka, assistant director of sponsored student services, will present a seminar titled “Study Abroad Advising: Study Abroad Application Process and Course Transfer” noon-1:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 25, in Room 208 Norwood Hall. The event is part of the ongoing advising conference series sponsored by the undergraduate advising office.

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Call for proposals for educational research mini grants

Posted by on January 31, 2019

Do you have a question about teaching and student learning that you want to explore? Full-time faculty and staff instructors can apply for an educational research mini-grant, which provides funding for scholarly inquiry into a research question about teaching and student learning.

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Attend NTT faculty gathering tomorrow

Posted by on January 28, 2019

All non-tenure-track faculty are invited to a social gathering at Einstein Bros. Bagels 9:30-11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29. Join NTT colleagues for an informal time of conversation. Come and go as your schedule allows.

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Faculty forum planned Jan. 30 on goal setting, awards

Posted by on January 28, 2019

Mark your calendars for the first early career faculty forum this semester 4-5 p.m.  Wednesday, Jan. 30, in the Meramec-Gasconade Room of the Havener Center. No RSVP is necessary.

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Huebner named CAFE chair

Posted by on January 24, 2019

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) announces that Dr. Wayne Huebner, professor of materials science and engineering, is now serving as chair of CAFE. His tenure will last until through May 2020. Huebner brings many years of experience to the position as a former department chair and vice provost for research.

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Learn about mini-sabbatical grant during lunch

Posted by on January 24, 2019

Mark your calendars for noon Friday, Feb. 8, in the Missouri-Ozark Room of the Havener Center for an informational luncheon about the mini-sabbatical grant offered by the Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence.

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Early career faculty forum to focus on research centers

Posted by on December 10, 2018

All early career faculty are invited to a forum about the role of research centers 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12, in the Missouri Room of the Havener Center.

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Presentation proposals for TLT conference due Nov. 28

Posted by on November 19, 2018

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) and the instructional design and development team at Missouri S&T are accepting presentation proposals for the 12th annual Teaching and Learning Technology Conference. The conference will be held Thursday, March 14. Assessment is the theme.

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