Yale-NUS Teaching Innovation Grant

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Teaching Innovation Grant (TIG)Sponsored by Education Resources and Technology (ERT), Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL), and the Office of the President. The Teaching Innovation Grants are available to help develop new pedagogies and acquire associated instructional technologies for common curriculum and elective courses. The program provides a transparent funding procedure for recognizing innovative practice and a pathway for sharing results. In collaboration with the President’s office, Teaching Innovation Grants can also be used to support educational collaborations between Yale and Yale-NUS faculty.Yale-NUS faculty members are eligible to receive up to $5,000 to develop their teaching impact through projects that:

·       Catalyze innovative pedagogy,

·       Adopt effective educational technology,

·       Develop and enhance curriculum, and

·       Collaborate with educators around the world.

We hope to capture and disseminate the results of these innovations within our Yale-NUS community and beyond, and the results of the innovations will be presented locally at Yale-NUS, as well as at international disciplinary meetings, and other academic and professional development conferences.

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Past Grant Recipients (AY 2017/2018)

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Collaborating with peers at Yale University and University of Wisconsin on IAALLT 2017 project

By Associate Director of Language Studies and Senior Lecturer of Humanities (Spanish), Eduardo Lage-Otero

A Database of Teaching Resources for CSI

By Associate Professor of Social Sciences (Sociology and Public Policy), Anju Paul

Sharing strategies for teaching climate change in the humanities at ASLE conference 2017

By Assistant Professor of Social Sciences (Environmental Studies), Matthew Schneider-Mayerson

Teaching “Proof” through Peer Feedback Software

By Assistance Professor of Science (Mathematics), David Andrew Smith

A Pedagogical Model System for “Ecology and Ecosystems”

Assistant Professor of Science (Environmental Studies), Michiel van Breugel

Sharing analyses of “Biolab” at The Drosophila Research Conference

Assistant Professor of Science (Biology), Nicholas Tolwinski

Classifying Signals Supplement

Assistant Professor of Science (Life Sciences), Philip Johns

Yale-NUS Journal of Dante Studies

By Assistant Professor of Literature, Andrew Hui

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Past Grant Recipients (AY 2016/2017)

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Matthew Walker Jennifer Sheridan Jean Liu

Writing and Teaching Philosophy

By Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Matthew Walker

Foundations of Science and Conversion Biology

By: Assistant Professor of Science, Jennifer A Sheridan

Psychology in Public Policy

By: Assistant Professor of Psychology, Jean Liu

Matthew Stamps Hu Jing

Learning Diversity in Conceptual Calculus and Applied Calculus

By Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Matthew Stamps

Collaborative Teaching for Advanced Chinese

By Senior Lecturer of Linguistics, Hu Jing