It is our goal to share with you the many resources available at the University of Ottawa that will make your teaching and research exciting. Come and discuss teaching strategies and technology with the Teaching and Learning Support Service team (TLSS) and meet with key-contacts who will be able to answer questions related to your research activities.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2018 (Social Sciences Building, room 4007)
Words of Welcome
Teaching at the University of Ottawa: Sharing Experiences Listen in on a discussion panel during which professors will speak about the culture of teaching and research at the University of Ottawa. Bilingual Session
The Library’s Multimedia Collection and OERs (FSS, room 4004)
Showcase: Services available at the University of Ottawa
Copyright at the University of Ottawa (FSS, room 4004)
Transition – To room 4007 (Social Sciences Building)
Speed Training: Technology in Action!
Day ends at 3:30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2018 (Learning Crossroads)
Let’s Talk about Teaching… Come spend the day with a team of experts from the Teaching and Learning Support Service. Learn about our students, their learning preferences, and explore teaching strategies that are recognized for their efficacy in higher education. But most of all, get acquainted with colleagues, talk about education, and discover the support available to you as you begin your teaching career at the University of Ottawa. Bilingual Session
Let’s Talk about Teaching… (continued)
Lunch Break – Transition to Vanier Hall (room 1042)
Let’s Talk about Teaching… (continued) – Vanier Hall, room 1042
Day ends at 3:30 p.m.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 16, 2018 (Social Sciences Building, room 4014)
Supporting Research at the University of Ottawa
Language Training for Academic Staff
Centre for Academic Leadership
Guided Tour of the Campus
The Student Information System (SIS) and Professors (FSS, room 4014)
Information Technology: Resources for Professors and Researchers (FSS, room 4014)
Closing Plenary – Social Sciences Building, room 4007 Keynote Speaker: Professor Rebecca Tiessen Ph.D. School of International Development and Global Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences Chairholder, University of Ottawa Chair in University Teaching