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External Professional Development Opportunities

Conferences (focus on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning)

Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning: Lilly Conferences

CVRISER: Central Valley Regional Interdisciplinary Symposium on Education Research

Gordon Research Conference: Search for "Education"

Information Technology Education Conference: Association for Computing Machinery (SIGITE)

International Computing Education Research Conference (ICER): Association for Computing Machinery (SIGCSE)

Koli Calling: International Conference on Computing Education Research

NCFFD: National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity

SABER West Cost Meeting (Irvine): Society for Advancement of Biology Education Research

Transforming STEM Higher Education: Association of American Colleges & Universities

Various topics: Lilly Conferences


Teaching Institutes (focus on professional development in undergraduate teaching)

CIRTL Summer Institutes: Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning

POGIL Summer Regional Workshops: Process-Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning Project

Summer Institutes on Scientific Teaching: National Institute for Scientific Teaching


Professional Societies (discipline specific with an education component)

American Educational Research Association

Association for Computing Machinery

Association for Science Teacher Education

International Geoscience Education Organization 

National Association of Geoscience Teachers

Physical Education Research Central

Society for the Advancement of Biology Education Research