The Teaching Toolkit – European Journal of Engineering Education

Our SFDN members Roland Tormey (also SFDN Treasurer), Cécile Hardebolle, & Siara Isaac from EPFL recently published the above article. Access the article with this link.

Congratulations on this interesting work that will help to advance the fields of both academic development and engineering education!

If members have publications or projects they would like to share, please send the information to Rachel Plews and she will share it through our website.

Launch of SIG ICED2020 – Call for Participation!

We are pleased to share more information about the recently launched SIG ICED 2020. We are looking for members and non-members to help with the following tasks:

Review abstract submissions (max. 10). Timeline: mid to late August 2019 to late November 2019 (and recruiting more reviewers!)

Chair sessions during the conference (15−18.06.2020 at ETH Zurich)

Promote the conference and associated events through your networks and social media (for example by publicizing the call for contributions and the opening of conference registration)

For more information and to express your interest in participation, please fill out this form.

For other questions or inquires, please contact the co-coordinators – Karin Brown (ETHZ) or Rachel Plews (HEP).

Webinar – Perusall with Ariane Dumont – May 6, 2019 11h-12h

Join us for this interactive online session with our SFDN President Ariane Dumont on using Perusall for online reading and writing collaboration. Ariane will showcase how she uses Perusall with her students and then will have us engage in an activity to try out the tool.

To sign up for this session, email Rachel Plews at rachel.plews@hepl.ch and she will send you the Adobe Connect invitation with instructions on how to connect for the session.

Register now! Site Visit at Glion – April 12, 2019

Our second site visit of the 2018-2019 academic year will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019 at Glion Institute of Higher Education from 10h00 to 15h00.

The agenda is as follows:

10:00 Arrival and coffee

10:20 Tour of campus

10:50 Overview of Faculty Development at Glion

12:00 Lunch 

13:00 Workshop on Transferable skills

15:00 Coffee and departure

To register, please email Rachel Plews at rachel.plews@hepl.ch

Further details will be provided upon registration.

Job Posting at PH Luzern -eine Fachspezialistin / einen Fachspezialisten digitale Medien des Lehrens und Lernens (E-Learning) 80-100%

Please see the posting for the above position at PH Luzern.

Weitere Informationen erhalten Sie von Prof. Dr. Peter Tremp, Leiter Zentrum für Hochschuldidaktik,
Tel. 041 203 02 48, peter.tremp@phlu.ch.
Ihre vollständigen Bewerbungsunterlagen senden Sie bitte bis 22. April 2019 an PH Luzern, Stabsabteilung
Personal, Pfistergasse 20, 6000 Luzern 7 oder an personal@phlu.ch (max. 2 Anhänge mit total 6 MB).

Perusall Webinar with Ariane Dumont – May 6, 2019 11h-12h

Join us for this interactive online session with our SFDN President Ariane Dumont on using Perusall for online reading and writing collaboration. Ariane will showcase how she uses Perusall with her students and then will have us engage in an activity to try out the tool.

To sign up for this session, email Rachel Plews at rachel.plews@hepl.ch and she will send you the Adobe Connect invitation with instructions on how to connect for the session.

Next SFDN GA in Fribourg – May 10, 2019

2019 General Assembly Agenda

Haute école de gestion Fribourg, chemin des Musées 4, Room 311

Friday, May 10, 2019, 9h30 – 15h00

9h30                Welcome and coffee

10h00             
Approaching Individual Consultation from a Counselling Psychology Standpoint, Dr. Denis Berthiaume

11h00              Using Your Strengths in Your Faculty Development RoleWorkshop – Gabriel Eckert and Ariane Dumont

12h00              Lunch

13h00              General Assembly

15h00              Closing

Click here to confirm your attendance.