The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development at Seattle Pacific University provides resources and opportunities to strengthen faculty professional development and scholarship, student vocational exploration and scholarship, and community, all grounded in a deep commitment to our Christian faith and heritage.

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The Day of Common Learning

The 13th annual Day of Common Learning is an all-day event on October 22 in which the University suspends classes and gathers the community together to explore a significant idea or interest. The theme for this year is “The Promise and Perils of Power: Fostering Human Flourishing in a Broken World.” Key Note Address The […]


September Professional Development Opportunities

It’s not too late to sign up for professional development courses offered through the Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development and its Educational Technology and Media Services.  You can find course descriptions and links to registration on the Events and Training button on the top right of this page.  


Faculty In-Service — June 9, 2014

Sharing Our Talents: Faculty Innovations to Enhance Student Learning Meet in Upper Gwinn starting at 8:30 for check-in and Breakfast goodies. Welcome and instructions will begin at 9:00 with sessions beginning at 9:30 and then repeated at 10:30 – choose your favorite two.    Blurring the lines between teaching and scholarship: Conducting research within a […]