The CFE Large Course Redesign Initiative supports faculty members interested in implementing changes to a large enrollment course in order to improve student engagement and learning outcomes. Learn More
The CFE is proud to welcome Steve Buzinski as its first faculty-in-residence. Learn More
The UNC Makerspace program 'Creating Scientists' focuses on the design and making of physical objects as a way to learn. The CFE supports faculty in exploring teaching through making in a new Makerspace Project.
The Summer Writing Group (SWG) Program brings together faculty members from all disciplines and career stages in small groups to help spur writing productivity and foster cross-disciplinary connections.
Spring 2018 instructors announced! The Faculty Peer Visits Program provides UNC-CH faculty members the opportunity to see peers representing a variety of disciplines implementing interactive and inclusive methods in a live classroom setting. Whether you are an instructor who has … Continued
This workshop gives TAs the opportunity to meet and talk with new and experienced TAs from across many disciplines, and to help them manage their dual role as both graduate student and instructor. This workshop is held online through Sakai. … Continued
The end of the semester marks the completion of the Future Faculty Fellowship (FFFP) for Fall 2017. Fifteen graduate students completed the program. Their final presentations about their teaching philosophy and teaching strategies demonstrated what they learned during the program. … Continued
We now accepting (brief) applications for the CFE’s Learning Community for Faculty New to Carolina, launching in late-January 2018 and meeting monthly thereafter. All UNC faculty hired after July 1, 2016 are eligible to join this cohort-based program. We actively … Continued
In October, CFE Graduate Student Fellow (GSF) Sarah Ruth Hoffman received the 2017 Sidney Kark Award for Distinguished Teaching Assistant from the Department of Epidemiology (Gillings School of Global Public Health).
2018-19 Call for Proposals Announced! Faculty members from a wide range of disciplines are rethinking the way they teach large-enrollment courses. They are complementing the traditional lecture with instructional technologies and active learning methods based on decades of research about how students learn. The … Continued
Technological change is now one of the accepted constants influencing life and work on campus and beyond. UNC instructors are using technology to explore new opportunities to engage and challenge students, to lower barriers to student access, and to make their … Continued
The Professional Exploration and Growth grants program supports full-time faculty members (at any stage of their careers) who are seeking structured learning opportunities which help them broaden their skills as teachers, scholars, and leaders. Typically, these opportunities are (1) voluntarily … Continued
Carolina faculty members have a long tradition of innovation in the classroom. Their willingness to experiment with promising new instructional techniques and models has benefited students and peers on this campus and beyond. The impact of their work is especially … Continued
CFE research offers small publication and presentation grants to support faculty-level research communication efforts. Examples of projects that could be funded include: Reflective essay focusing on your own experiences with communicating your research to broader audiences Case studies focusing on … Continued
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