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Teaching as Research National Conference

Woman instructing at Training as Research Workshop

Summer 2018

Cornell University

Ithaca, New York

Invitation (Word Doc)

Call for Papers

Workshop Information

Summer 2018
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

What is Teaching as Research (TAR)?

Teaching as Research, as defined by the national Center for the Integration of
Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL), is the “deliberate, systematic, and reflective use of research methods... to develop and implement teaching practices that advance the learning experiences and outcomes of both students and teachers.” (www.cirtl.net)

The Teaching as Research National Conference brings together those interested in presenting their own research on teaching and those interested in learning more about research that has been conducted by students and faculty on their own campuses to inform and improve teaching and learning.

Overview of the Teaching as Research National Conference

Attendees/presenters will have an opportunity to engage with colleagues on a variety of Teaching as Research topics presented as papers, posters and roundtable discussions. Conference panelists will share their experiences and lessons learned while designing TAR projects. Faculty members and graduate students who have conducted research, or wish to do so, are encouraged to submit a proposal to present their findings at the conference. To register to present, please see the Call for Papers/Proposals announcement.

Options for attending this event: to come

This workshop is sponsored by Cornell University’s Center for Teaching Innovation and the Cornell University Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CU-CIRTL).

Travel Arrangements

Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport (http://flyithaca.com/), located 10 minutes from campus, offers American, Delta, and United flights connecting through Detroit, Newark, and Philadelphia. The larger Syracuse Hancock International Airport (http://www.syrairport.org) is located 80 minutes away, but offers additional flights and airlines. Ithaca Airline Limousine (http://www.ithacaairlinelimousine.com) provides shuttle service from Syracuse Airport’s Terminal B to Ithaca with 48 hours advanced notice.

Parking

Parking near West Campus can be purchased using the Park Mobile app. Or, call Cornell Commuter and Parking Services at 607-255-PARK or stop by an information booth to buy parking passes by the day.

Other questions? Please e-mail Conference Services at confserv@cornell.edu or call +1 (607) 255-5368

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