Graduate Programs

Graduate Workshop Series

Every academic year, our Graduate Fellows develop and facilitate interactive workshops on a variety of teaching and learning topics. These workshops focus on foundational pedagogical knowledge and skills, and provide a space to reflect on and discuss teaching and learning with peers from across the disciplines. Click here to view this year's workshop topics and dates.

Brown Bag Lunches: Preparing for the Academic Job Market

Every semester, CTE faculty facilitate brown bag lunches with discussion and activities designed to help graduate students and post-doctoral scholars prepare for the academic job market.

Click here to register for this semester's Brown Bag Lunches.

Graduate Instructor of Record Training

Graduate and post-doctoral students who will be responsible for teaching their own course at Rice may enroll in our asynchronous, self-paced training through Canvas.


Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning

The graduate certificate in Teaching and Learning is intended to provide participants with a combination of formal pedagogical training, practical experience, and mentoring that will prepare them to be effective college teachers and instructors. The program is open to any Rice graduate student or postdoctoral scholar in good academic standing.

Graduate Fellowships

Graduate fellows develop and facilitate teaching workshops, engage deeply with various educational development programs, and mentor fellow graduate students in best practices in teaching. For more information, visit our Fellowships page.