The Center for Educational Resources (CER) is now known as the Center for Teaching Excellence and Innovation (CTEI).
Same great staff, same great service.

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The CTEI offers services and resources to instructors (faculty, postdocs, and graduate students) in the full time programs of the Krieger School of Arts & Sciences and the Whiting School of Engineering. 


Teaching Academy

Resources for future teachers

Teaching Academy

A professional development program for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows that prepares our future faculty for teaching.

Teaching Workshops

Learn to teach

Teaching Workshops
  • Find the appropriate workshop for your teaching needs
  • Listing spans all offerings across Johns Hopkins divisions

Best Practices in University Teaching

Teaching Workshop

Best Practices in University Teaching

The Best Practices in University Teaching workshop offers an opportunity for Johns Hopkins University faculty to learn about evidence-based teaching practices. 

Introduction to Educational Research (workshop)

Learn how to assess your course to become a better educator

Introduction to Educational Research (workshop)
  • Open to JHU faculty only (all divisions)
  • Learn best practices in educational research; including
    • generating a research question
    • designing a study
    • conducting analysis
    • publishing results

Faculty Lunch & Learn

Faculty Conversations on Teaching

Faculty Lunch & Learn

Lunch and Learn "Faculty Conversations on Teaching" spotlight experienced faculty sharing innovative teaching practices and demonstrating how others might implement similar strategies.

  • Short presentations by faculty on innovative instructional practices
  • Audience discussion of the topic at hand
  • Enjoy your lunch while you listen! (Lunch is provided by the CTEI during in-person events)

Instructional Enhancement Grant Program

Formerly known as "Technology Fellowship Grant Program"

Instructional Enhancement Grant Program
  • Mini-grants to develop resources that enhance pedagogy
  • Faculty and student partnership 
  • Focus on active learning, critical thinking, student collaboration, or understanding course content

Faculty Exchanges

Classroom Invites

Faculty Exchanges

Faculty and graduate students may observe the teaching methods of faculty who have volunteered to participate as hosts in the program.

Grant Writing

Educational Grant Proposal Support

Grant Writing
  • ​Course-level or program-level assessment
  • Writing and editing support for educational outreach or curriculum design projects
  • Data display and infographic design assistance

CTEI Grants

Current/Past Grant Offerings

CTEI Grants
  • Current CTEI funding opportunities available for Hopkins instructors 
  • Information on past grants programs