Faculty Workshops

Tue March 24

Curious About Hybrid Courses?

Office of Information Technology - Online Learning

Michael Anderson

Director of Online Learning, Office of Information Technology

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

Thought about teaching one but don’t know where to start? This workshop is for you! We’ll look at several models, ranging from flipped classes to supplemental hybrids to transformative blended courses.

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Thu March 26

Fair and Easy Grading

UTSA Libraries – Faculty Services

Dr. Lucretia M. Fraga

Teaching & Learning Consultant

Dr. Fraga provides professional development in effective teaching practices to faculty, students and staff. She has over 10 years of experience in working with faculty in higher education. Her research interests include the use of mobile devices for learning and changing pedagogical practices through the use of technology.

Dr. Fraga holds a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching with an emphasis on Instructional Technology from UTSA and a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Houston Baptist University.

3 - 4 p.m.   |  DB 2.208   |  Downtown Campus

Are students challenging your grading? Are you looking for an effective method for grading? In this session participants will learn helpful ways to grade that are fair and easy to implement.  

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Fri March 27

Roadmap to Funded Research: Et cetera—The Forgotten Proposal Sections

UTSA Research

Dr. Ana Wandless

Assistant Director for Research Support

Dr. Wandless earned a BA in Anthropology and Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin and a PhD in Cultural Anthropology from Rice University. She has been at UTSA since 2009 working as a researcher, data manager, and grants specialist. She specializes in proposal and research development, technical writing and editing, and grantsmanship training.

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.12C   |  Faculty Center Conference Room   |  Main Campus

The focus of this session will be on the often-forgotten extra-narrative proposal sections (such as data management, mentoring, and research compliance plans, biographical sketches, and facilities descriptions).  Participants will learn how to increase the impact of their proposals through careful attention to the entire application package.

Enrollment is limited to 20 participants per session. Advanced registration is required. For more information, please contact Dr. Ana Wandless, Assistant Director for Research Support, at ana.wandless@utsa.edu or (210) 458-8175.

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Tue April 07

Creating a Teaching Portfolio for Awards

UTSA Libraries - Faculty Services

Dr. Lucretia M. Fraga

Teaching & Learning Consultant

Dr. Fraga provides professional development in effective teaching practices to faculty, students and staff. She has over 10 years of experience in working with faculty in higher education. Her research interests include the use of mobile devices for learning and changing pedagogical practices through the use of technology.

Dr. Fraga holds a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching with an emphasis on Instructional Technology from UTSA and a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Houston Baptist University.

9 - 10 a.m.   |  JPL 4.04.12C   |  Faculty Center Conference Room   |  Main Campus

Looking to apply for the next teaching award? Want to showcase your innovative ways of teaching? Participants in this session will discover the primary components to assemble a teaching portfolio and why having one is important in academia. 

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Thu April 09

Creating a Teaching Portfolio for Awards

UTSA Libraries - Faculty Services

Dr. Lucretia M. Fraga

Teaching & Learning Consultant

Dr. Fraga provides professional development in effective teaching practices to faculty, students and staff. She has over 10 years of experience in working with faculty in higher education. Her research interests include the use of mobile devices for learning and changing pedagogical practices through the use of technology.

Dr. Fraga holds a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching with an emphasis on Instructional Technology from UTSA and a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Houston Baptist University.

3 - 4 p.m.   |  DB 2.208   |  Downtown Campus

Looking to apply for the next teaching award? Want to showcase your innovative ways of teaching? Participants in this session will discover the primary components to assemble a teaching portfolio and why having one is important in academia. 

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