Our Mission

We foster inclusion, innovation, and pedagogical growth in the UCLA teaching community in order to transform teaching and create meaningful student learning experiences.

We offer a variety of consultations to all instructors, including full- and part-time faculty, graduate students, and Postdoctoral Scholars. [See more about consultations services we offer…]

Our Programs

FOR FACULTY

We host a variety of learning opportunities for faculty in all disciplines, including weekly lunch series, special topics workshops, and teaching events. [See more about our Faculty Programs…]

FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS

We offer various teaching related opportunities for graduate students, including Teaching Assistant (TA) training and other professional development programs. [See more our programs for graduate students…]

GRANT PROGRAMS

We provide grant funding to instructors and departments to support innovation, experimentation, and development of undergraduate curricula and pedagogy. [See more about our grant programs…]

Our Team

Kumiko Haas, Ph.D.

Kumiko Haas, Ph.D.

Director of Instructional Improvement Programs
Beth Goodhue, Ph.D.

Beth Goodhue, Ph.D.

Associate Director for Faculty Engagement
Michelle Gaston, Ph.D.

Michelle Gaston, Ph.D.

Assistant Director of Teaching and Learning Initiatives and TA Training Program Coordinator
Caroline Kong

Caroline Kong

Instructional Designer and Technologist
Alison Fedyna

Alison Fedyna

Program Operations Coordinator