Teaching

Teaching and Learning Funding

Teaching Initiatives Fund (TIF)

The purpose of this fund is to enable Science educators to improve their courses through substantially redesigning a curriculum of studies, developing educational resources, and/or researching educational outcomes achieved through using innovative educational methods. The applicant is expected to be actively involved in the project and to develop expertise in instructional methods. Funds will not be awarded for normal course, program, or curriculum development, or for the publishing of materials.

For 2016, applications are invited in the following areas:

  • Diversification of teaching pedagogy in multi-section courses.
  • Generation of research results in the scholarship of teaching and learning, or the implementation of evidence-based teaching methods.
  • General – all other teaching and learning projects and/or research.

Faculty Deadline: January 9, 2017

Terms of Reference

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF)

Faculty Deadline: January 9, 2017
CTL Deadline: January 16, 2017

Terms of Reference

Dean's Grants in Teaching Innovation

The purpose of this fund is to enable Science educators to improve high-enrollment courses through substantially incorporating innovative educational methods, such as active learning, open educational resources and other educational technologies, evidence-based practice or any other new and effective pedagogy. Applications are at the departmental level, and only one application per department is permitted. Funds will not be awarded for normal course, program, or curriculum development, or for the publishing of materials.

Faculty Deadline: March 14, 2017

Terms of Reference