Educator-in-Residence Programme (EiRP)

EiRP facilitates active exchanges between the NUS academic community and distinguished educators from around the world

EiRP Events

2017: EiRP Events (Denise Chalmers)

Date Event Details
22 Aug 2017 (Tue)
3.30pm – 4.30pm
Discussion with NUS Institute for Application of Learning Science & Educational Technology on learning metrics and educational data

24 Aug 2017 (Thu)
3.00pm – 5.00pm
EiRP-Ruth Wong Memorial Lecture on Education 2017
"Why recognising and rewarding teaching is critical to achieving an excellent student experience"
For more details, click here. View webcast of lecture here.

To register click here.

25 Aug 2017 (Fri)
10.00am – 11.30am

Discussion with Fellows from the College of Alice & Peter Tan on the key elements of the “Evidencing Teaching” workshop

25 Aug 2017 (Fri)
2.00pm – 4.00pm
Discussion with faculty members from Faculty of Dentistry on “Building the Momentum for Educational Research among Healthcare Academics”

28 Aug 2017 (Mon)
10.00am – 12.00pm
Workshop for faculty members “Evidencing Teaching”
For more details, click here.

To register click here.

28 Aug 2017 (Mon)
From 6.00pm

Dinner and discussion at Yale-NUS College on “Teaching evaluation”

29 Aug 2017 (Tue)
2.00pm – 4.00pm

Workshop for Academic Development Roundtable: “Measuring the Effectiveness of Academic Development”

30 Aug 2017 (Fri)
10.00am – 11.00am

Discussion with faculty members from Centre for English Language Communication on “Teaching evaluation: Student feedback and impact on student learning”

30 Aug 2017 (Fri)
4.00pm – 6.00pm

Discussion with NUS Teaching Academy Fellows on the future of tertiary education


 

Past Events

2016: EiRP Events (Roberto Di Napoli)

Date Event Details
15 Aug 2016 (Mon)
5.00pm-6.30pm
Discussion with NUS Teaching Academy (NUSTA) Fellows on UK Higher Education Academy (HEA) and matters related to teaching quality

16 Aug 2016 (Tue)
12.30pm-1.30pm

Discussion with faculty members from Centre for English Language and Communication on academic development/SoTL

18 Aug 2016 (Thu)
3.00pm-5.00pm
EiRP-Ruth Wong Memorial Lecture on Education 2016
"Ethical Interprofessionalism: Academic Work, Practices and Identities" University Hall Auditorium
For more details, click here. View webcast of event here.

19 Aug 2016 (Fri)
3.30pm-5.00pm

Discussion with faculty members from College of Alice and Peter Tan on topics around interdisciplinarity and measuring 'impact'

22 Aug 2016 (Mon)
9:00am-12:00noon

Active Learning: From Practice to Theory
For more details, click here.
23 Aug 2016 (Tue)
9.00am-11.30am

Roundtable discussion: "Academic Development: Same or Different?"

24 Aug 2016 (Wed)
10.00am-11.30am
Meeting with Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies (ALCNS) on educational research and professional learning

 

2014: EiRP Events (Kathleen Quinlan)

Date Event Details
19 Aug 2014 (Tue)
12.30pm-1.30pm
Lunch session with faculty members from Faculty of Dentistry on "Exchanging Thoughts about the Challenges and Opportunities related to Health Professions Training"

1.30pm-3.30pm
Discussion with the Education team from Faculty of Dentistry on some possible teaching pedagogies to transform and value add to health professions training

21 Aug 2014 (Thu)
3.00pm-5.00pm
EiRP-Ruth Wong Memorial Lecture on Education 2014
"How higher education feels: the role of emotions in teaching and learning" University Hall Auditorium
For more details, click here | lecture notes. View webcast of event here.

22 Aug 2014 (Fri)
4.00pm-5.30pm

Meeting with Teaching Academy Fellows on "Grade-free semester"

25 Aug 2014 (Mon)
4.00pm-5.30pm
Discussion with Fellows and students at Master's Tea hosted by Assoc Prof Adeline Seow, Master of College of Alice & Peter Tan on "Emotions in the UTown Residential College Teaching and Experiential Learning Programme"

26 Aug 2014 (Tue)
11.00am-2.00pm
Meeting with Medical Education Unit & lunch sharing with medical doctors from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine on “Professionalization of Academics as Teachers in Higher Education: Present & Future Directions"

27 Aug 2014 (Wed)
2.30pm-4.30pm

Workshop for students on "Addressing Global Warming: Should Universities Stop Serving Meat?"

28 Aug 2014 (Thu)
3.00pm-4.30pm

Meeting with faculty members from Centre for English Language Communication on teaching portfolio

29 Aug 2014 (Fri)
9.30am-11.00am
Meeting with faculty members from Department of Biological Sciences on "The Role of Emotions in a Large Class, in particular a non-majors Biology course"

 

2013: EiRP Events (Mike Keppell)

Date Event Details
1 Oct 2013 (Tue)
3.00pm-5.00pm

Open discussion with Director (Mr Ravi Chandran), Centre for Instructional Technology and his team
4 Oct 2013 (Fri)
3.00pm-5.00pm
EiRP-Ruth Wong Memorial Lecture on Education 2013
“Digital Literacies: Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes for a Digital Age”
University Hall Auditorium For more details, click here. View webcast of event here.

9 Oct 2013 (Wed)
9.00am-10.30am
Discussion with Director (Assoc Prof Wu Siew Mei) and faculty members from Centre for English Language Communication on the iMOOCs that the team has created

12.00pm-1.00pm Lunch meeting with faculty members from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy on "Assessment Design"

10 Oct 2013 (Thu)
10.00am-11.00am
Discussion with Dean (Assoc Prof Tan Teck Koon) and Vice Dean (Dr Lee Kooi Cheng), Office of Student Affairs on programmes/curriculum design that facilitate all-round development of students

4.00pm-5.00pm Meeting with Teaching Academy Fellows (open discussion)

 

2012: EiRP Events (Iain Hay)

Date Event Details
20 Sept 2012 (Thu)
3.30pm-5.30pm
EiRP-Ruth Wong Memorial Lecture on Education 2012
“Opening Doors: Exploring the Teaching Practices of Inspiring Academics”
University Hall Auditorium For more details, click here. View webcast of event here.

21 Sept 2012 (Fri)
4.00pm-6.00pm
Discussion with the NUS Teaching Academy Fellows - "Transformative Education"
CDTL Media Resource Room

24 Sep 2012 (Mon)
5.15pm – 6.30pm
Discussion with faculty members from Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy on "How to get students actively involved in the Class"

25 Sept 2012 (Tue)
11.00am-12.30pm
Teaching Assistants Training Programme - Session on "Conducting Effective Tutorials"
CDTL Seminar Room 1

25 Sept 2012 (Tue)
2.30pm–4.30pm
Meeting/Discussion with Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences graduate students on “Starting out as a (Successful) Teacher”


26 Sep 2012 (Wed)
4.30pm–6.00pm
Meeting with Master and Fellows from Angsana College on "Evaluating Teaching Effectiveness"


 

2010: EiRP Events (Dan Bernstein)

Date Event Details
13 Oct 2010 (Wed)
12.00noon-1.30pm
Teaching Seminar with Departments of Real Estate and Building
SDE Block 2, Level 3, Executive Room 5

11 Oct 2010 (Mon)
2.30pm-4.30pm
Discusion with the NUS Teaching Academy Fellows - "Technology Assisted Learning and How to Make It Work"
CDTL Media Resource Room

7 Oct 2010 (Thu)
4.00pm-6.00pm
Student workshop - "Graduating into the 21st Century Workplace: Essential Skills for an Uncertain World"
Lecture Theatre 4
For more details, click here.

29 Sep 2010 (Wed)
8.00am-9.00am
Small Group Teaching with Department of Psychological Medicine
Seminar Room T09-03, Level 9, Tower Block, NUHS

28 Sep 2010 (Tue)
10.00am-12noon
Public Lecture for NUS Teaching Staff - "Trends in Higher Education : How can We Stay Ahead (or Even Keep Up)?"
University Hall Auditorium
For more, click here | Lecture Notes

22 Sep 2010 (Wed)
1.30pm-3.00pm
Teaching Assistants Training Programme - Session on "Motivating Students through Engaged Learning and Authentic Assessment"
CDTL Seminar Room 1