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Tufts Workshops for Scholars

scholar teaching

TEACRS scholars participate in a number of workshops at Tufts University designed to enhance their training.

31st Tufts University-Wide Teaching Conference

May 22 - 23, 2018

Medford Campus

Fostering active and collaborative learning environments: from design to assessment.


Grant Writing Coaching Program

Spring 2018

This program, lead by Dan Jay, Dean, Sackler School & Director of Postdoctoral Affairs, Tufts University, is designed for postdocs and junior faculty.


Annual TEACRS Retreat

Dates TBA

Medford Campus

Scholars will present chalk talks on their research and plan activities for the coming year.

Graduate Institute for Teaching (GIFT)

late May 2018 - three week session

Medford Campus

GIFT is designed for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows who are interested in becoming college-level faculty. It is a three-week intensive of specialized workshops on pedagogy. Participants will also be introduced to research in learning, new developments in teaching, new technologies, and in the changing demographics of students.


Course Design Workshop

Tufts Course Design Workshop

January 9-12, 2018

Medford Campus

This four day workshop provides the tools, time, and collegial support to help participants work through the course design/redesign process.


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TEACRS Career Outcomes

Over 80% of our scholars have transitioned directly to academic positions in the US; over 70% have taken tenure-track positions. Learn more about TEACRS alumni.

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Health Science Campus

The Health Sciences Campus is home to Sackler, the Schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine, Nutrition, Tufts Medical Center and several research institutes.