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The Institute for Teaching Excellence & Faculty Development supports the professional development of faculty across all career stages and disciplines with a wide range of programs and resources focused on teaching, mentoring, scholarly writing, tenure preparation, leadership, and work/life balance.

For general inquiries or help identifying the best contact, please email tefd@umass.edu or call 413.545.1225.

TEFD is the proud recipient of The Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network in Higher Education's 2011 Robert J. Menges Award for Outstanding Research in Educational Development, an honor given in recognition of TEFD's work on the Mellon Mutual Mentoring Initiative.

Professional and Organizational Development

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Annual "Offsite" Faculty Writing Retreat

  • Tuesday, May 23, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Mount Holyoke College — location details provided with registration
  • A light breakfast, coffee, tea, and lunch will be available
  • Optional workshop from 9:00 – 10:00 am: Setting Goals for Summer Writing with writing coach Cathy Luna
  • Register here
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TEFD Offers Faculty Development in Higher Education Online Courses

Two asynchronous, online, non-credit courses are for people interested in pursuing a career in faculty development or a newcomer to the field.

See the course announcement for more details.

Twelve Faculty Selected as 2017 – 2018 TIDE Ambassadors (Teaching for Inclusiveness, Diversity, and Equity)

See the TIDE 2017 – 2018 announcement for more details.

 
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