Events

Mon February 08

Honors College Dean Candidate Forum

Honors College Dean Search Committee

1 - 2 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.22   |  Assembly Room   |  Main Campus

UTSA students, faculty and staff are invited to attend upcoming forums to meet finalists for the position of Honors College Dean.

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Tue February 09

Grantsmanship Lunch and Learn: Funding for Early Career Faculty

UTSA Research

Liana Ryan

Senior Grant Development Coordinator, College of Engineering

Mary Helen Mays

Senior Grant Development Coordinator, College of Sciences

12 - 1:30 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.22   |  Assembly Room   |  Main Campus

This peer learning opportunity will provide an overview of funding opportunities and tips for early career investigators, as well as information about resources available at UTSA that support research and scholarly activity. Please bring your own lunch. Drinks and dessert will be provided.

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Tue February 09

Hybrid Courses from the Faculty Point of View

Office of Digital Learning

Facilitator:

 

Sunay Palsole

Associate Vice Provost for Digital Learning

Panelists:

  

Sonia Cotto-Moreno,

Health and Kinesiology

Chunjiang (CJ) Qian

Electrical Engineering

Viviana Rojas

Commmunication

Bruce Rudy

Management

2 - 3:30 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.12C   |  Faculty Center Conference Room   |  Main Campus

Join us to learn about the benefits and challenges of designing and teaching hybrid courses directly from faculty experience. Panelists will share their experiences with designing and teaching hybrid courses at UTSA.

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Thu February 11

Planning the Evaluation of Sponsored Research Projects: Data Collection & Participatory Eval Methods

UTSA Research

Dr. Kurt Steuck

Senior Researcher, Steuck & Associates

Dr. Steuck has served as an external evaluator on six UTSA projects. He is experienced in qualitative evaluations (e.g., surveys, interviews, focus groups) and in quantitative evaluations involving large data sets using statistical analysis software.

After receiving his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Educational Psychology, Dr. Steuck taught and conducted research at Trinity University as a Visiting Assistant Professor. He then worked for nearly 15 years in the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) applying principles of educational psychology and artificial intelligence to the design, development, evaluation, and technology transfer of intelligent tutoring systems.

After leaving federal service, Dr. Steuck worked in small to large information technology companies researching and developing training solutions and conducting evaluations of education projects. He served as lead evaluator in several of the 16 year-long evaluations of the FST intelligent tutoring systems involving up to 25 high schools across the nation.

9 - 11 a.m.   |  JPL 4.04.22   |  Assembly Room   |  Main Campus

Join us for this third and final workshop in a series to assist faculty with planning evaluations of sponsored research projects. Topics covered throughout the series will include creating evaluation plans, estimating the evaluation budget, and working with external evaluators—a requirement of many research and training grant solicitations.

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Thu February 11

Grantsmanship Lunch and Learn: Funding for Early Career Faculty

UTSA Research

Liana Ryan

Senior Grant Development Coordinator, College of Engineering

Mary Helen Mays

Senior Grant Development Coordinator, College of Sciences

12 - 1:30 p.m.   |  FS 4.450   |  Executive Conference Room   |  Downtown Campus

This peer learning opportunity will provide an overview of funding opportunities and tips for early career investigators, as well as information about resources available at UTSA that support research and scholarly activity. Please bring your own lunch. Drinks and dessert will be provided.

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Thu February 11

Creating Quality Student Learning Outcomes

University College

Nancy Martin

Associate Vice Provost Core Curriculum & QEP

Nancy Martin joined the UTSA faculty in 1993, and has served as associate vice provost since 2009. She is a past president of the Southwest Educational Research Association and a past recipient of both the President's Distinguished Achievement Award for Teaching Excellence and the COEHD Service Award.

2 - 3 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.12C   |  Faculty Center Conference Room   |  Main Campus

Creating quality student learning outcomes (SLOs) is the first step in instructional planning and an important guide for assessment. This hour-long session will present an overview of SLOs: what they are, how to create them, and how to use them.

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