What: Calling all STEM post-docs and new faculty! Teaching for the first time? Interested in improving your teaching? Join us at EBIT, a five-day, four-hour per day summer institute for post-docs and new faculty that uses the engineering principles of “Design, Build, Test, and Iterate” to develop course content and assessments. Take part in a genuine student-centered learning experience that will help you in your job search or help start your job off right! Topics addressed in this institute include: Educational research techniques, learning objectives, targeted assessments, active teaching strategies, and Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) Core Ideas. Professional development electives may also be offered. Additional information is available at www.cirtlcu.org.
Location: University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, Colorado
When: Monday, July 23 through Friday, July 27 (afternoons only)
Who should attend: Postdocs and early career faculty
Registration: Register online at https://go.wisc.edu/9tqf80.
Costs: Participants will be responsible for their own travel, lodging, and meals (substantial snacks will be provided).