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Summer 2020 Provost's Graduate Teaching Fellows Program

The Summer 2020 Provost's Graduate Teaching Fellows Program is closed.

Program Description

The Provost’s Graduate Teaching Fellows Program will provide a 10-week course assistantship with 1-unit of tuition support to selected doctoral students in 2020 who are interested in supporting development and enhancement of remote courses, in partnership with faculty. Selected students must not already have summer support.

  • Some positions will work closely with faculty on pedagogy, may develop new curricula, develop course content, and co-design educational activities that are appropriate for online learning environments 

  • Some positions may focus more on transitioning an in-person course to be successful in a remote learning environment

  • May conduct research to identify exemplary/model programs and courses

  • Fellows will take part in professional development activities provided by the CTL

Eligibility & Selection

  • Demonstrated interest in teaching and course development

  • Teaching experience (TAship, CA ship, Learning Assistant-ship)

  • Experience with or an interest in learning about Stanford tools that support learning (Zoom, Canvas, etc.)

  • Availability to commit to the duration of the course assistantship in Summer 2020

  • Flexibility, curiosity, ideas, and a desire to help

  • Status as an enrolled Stanford doctoral student

  • No other identified funding for Summer 2020

The Graduate Teaching Fellows will

  • Develop your knowledge in online pedagogy principles

  • Build relationships with faculty across disciplines

  • Assist in an institutional transition to remote course offerings 

  • Benefit from professional development in online pedagogy and effective teaching practices

  • Be matched with a faculty member who may or may not be in your home department

  • Receive a 10-week course assistantship, with 1-unit tuition support at the CA minimum rate

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How to Apply

The Summer 2020 Provost's Graduate Teaching Fellows Program is closed. The application deadline was: Monday, June 15, 2020.