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    Junior Faculty Development Awards for Calendar Year 2019

    Are you an untenured assistant or associate professor looking for financial support for a research or scholarly project? Consider this exciting grant opportunity for Junior Faculty: The Provost’s Office is now accepting applications for competitive Junior Faculty Development Awards paid … Continued

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    CREATE Workshops

    CREATE is a systematic method for teaching students to engage in the research process using published papers. When the method is used, students have opportunities to read parts of a publication, analyze and critique the data, and predict the next … Continued

  • Register Now for the 7th Faculty Showcase on Teaching!

    The CFE Faculty Showcase on Teaching brings together faculty members from all over campus to celebrate teaching at Carolina. It’s an opportunity for instructors to learn from each other about promising teaching practices and to make new contacts with colleagues … Continued

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    Teaching after Hurricane Florence

    While classes have resumed here in Chapel Hill, many faculty and students are continuing to cope with Hurricane Florence. The Center for Faculty Excellence is here to assist faculty as we support students who were affected by the storm. Fortunately, … Continued

  • CFE Welcomes Susan Girdler as new Faculty-In-Residence!

      The Center for Faculty Excellence is excited to announce its newest CFE Faculty-In-Residence—Dr. Susan Girdler.  Dr. Girdler brings vast expertise and experience in faculty development and in faculty mentoring, and plans to develop resources and programming in these areas … Continued

  • Mark your calendar for the 7th Faculty Showcase on Teaching!

    The Center for Faculty Excellence is proud to announce that the 7th Faculty Showcase on Teaching will be held at the Carolina Club on Friday, November 2nd. The Faculty Showcase on Teaching brings together faculty members from all over campus … Continued

  • CFE Welcomes Dr. Darin J. Knapp

    The Center for Faculty Excellence welcomes Dr. Darin J. Knapp as its new Associate Director for Faculty Development in Research. Dr. Knapp brings 31 years of interdisciplinary basic research experience to the Center with extensive experience in mentoring, grantwriting, research, … Continued

  • Apply now for the Course Design Institute

    We are currently accepting applications for the next Course Design Institute (June 4/6/8, 2018; 12:30-4:30pm) until Friday, May 11, 2018. Each three-day CDI offers structured opportunities for developing your course while receiving feedback from your peers throughout the process. You … Continued

  • Graduate Student Fellow Awarded

    Sarah Gaby, one of the six Graduate Student Fellows (GSFs) working with the CFE this past academic year, received a teaching award from Provost Bob Blouin at a recent ceremony honoring this year’s winners. Gaby was recognized with a Tanner … Continued

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    Spring 2018 Final FFFP Presentations

    The final presentations for the Spring 2018 Future Faculty Fellowship Program begin tomorrow, April 11th. The Future Faculty Fellowship Program (FFFP) is a semester-long program that introduces graduate students to evidence-based teaching practices, helps them understand the roles and responsibilities … Continued

  • Large Course Redesign Grants Awarded

    The new recipients of the CFE Large Course Redesign Grants have been announced. This program is designed to support faculty members committed to making their large enrollment courses more effective and engaging.   Matt Andrews – History Melinda Beck – … Continued

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    Register Now for the 2018 Summer Writing Group (SWG) Program

    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. SWG begins with an orientation meeting in May that allows interested faculty … Continued