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Instructional Design & Support

Faculty First

The Faculty First Program is an annual instructional development program that supports the UTK faculty’s effective uses of technology in teaching. This is accomplished by forming a long-term partnership between a faculty member and OIT to develop digital instructional materials or to reshape an entire course. The program runs from February to December 2019.

You provide the content and serve as a subject matter expert (SME), and OIT staff will collaborate with you to guide the project analysis, design, development and evaluation while incorporating the appropriate technology into your course.

Browse through the Faculty First projects at the bottom of this webpage.

Faculty First Grant 2019 – Call for Proposals is CLOSED

Are you interested in participating in the Faculty First Grant 2019 Program? The OIT Support Organization invites applicants from UTK faculty members with instructor rank or above to apply. Download the Call for Faculty First Grant Proposals.

Proposals are due by Monday, January 07, 2019, at 5pm.

Contact Project Coordinator Tonya Albright with questions or call 865-974-2734.

Project Archive

Faculty First 2017 Participants
Faculty First 2016 Participants
Faculty First 2015 Participants
Faculty First 2014 Participants


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