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Courses and Workshops

In collaboration with the Office of the Provost, the Office of Adjunct Faculty Support, the Employee Development Center, and the Learning Technologies department, the Faculty Professional Development Program provides full-time and adjunct faculty development opportunities that support teaching, learning, and practice in these areas and others: 

  • Assignment Design
  • Course Design
  • Feedback and Grading
  • How Students Learn
  • Inclusive Teaching
  • Instructional Methods
  • Learning Activities
  • Instructional Technology
  • Reflective Practice

Workshops (face-to-face or virtual sessions of 2 hours or less) and courses(sustained face-to-face or virtual learning, providing credit hours)

  • are interactive and collaborative;
  • share practical, evidence-based best practices on pedagogical themes;
  • encourage participants to try new things in the classroom.

Workshop and course offerings are reviewed by the Faculty Professional Development Advisory Committee (FPDAC) and made available for registration in the Cornerstone system

For more information about PD courses, visit Professional Development Courses.

For more information about PD workshops, visit Workshops and Required Professional Development Hours.

Contact Information

Faculty Chair of Professional Development
(630) 942-2383
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1107

Learning Technologies
(630) 942-2490
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 3401

Adjunct Faculty Support
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2051

Employee Development Center
(630) 942-3805
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1105/1107