The Office of Academic Innovation assists faculty in improving student learning through research-informed methods in the humanities and social sciences to ensure accessible and equitable opportunities for all students.
Our office develops and maintains resources for teaching in all learning environments,
supporting both faculty and student professional growth.
We support faculty’s exploration of and engagement with innovative educational methodologies and curricular models, including but not limited to: scholarship of teaching and learning, high-impact practices, student engagement, and sustainable course design.
Location: Social Sciences Building 5086
Get Your First Look!
We are excited to launch the inaugural publication of Innovative Pedagogy in RCHSS. Here is your first look at the contributions our faculty have made to innovative teaching methodologies. Nominated by their school directors and department chairs, the individuals featured here have demonstrated their dedication exploring dynamic and effective ways of teaching, energizing student engagement, and driving our curriculum to achieve better outcomes. The Office of the Dean and the Office of Academic Innovation (formerly the Office of Digital Education) plans to distribute this publication each year to celebrate the cutting-edge work delivered by our faculty. Look for your commemorative hard copy of this publication soon.