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,
    ·  Enhance student learning through evidence based pedagogies and technologies that align
      with SPU’s mission,
    ·  Support student and faculty vocational exploration, discernment & preparation and
    ·  Build relationships among faculty to sustain a vibrant community;
All grounded in a deep commitment to our Christian faith and heritage.

Latest Posts

2016 Day of Common Learning

October 26 is this year’s Day of Common Learning, a campus wide event in which students, faculty, and staff, as well as the people from the greater Seattle area have the opportunity to engage in deep thought and conversation around a topic of focus, delight, and concern for the SPU community. All seminars, classes, and […]

2017 Excellence in Teaching Award

On behalf of the Provost and the Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development, the Faculty Development Committee is currently accepting applications for the Excellence in Teaching award. To learn more about how to apply for the award, please visit the excellence in teaching award webpage. 

2017 Winifred E. Weter Lecture — April 13th

Join us for the 2017 Winifred E. Weter Lecture on Thursday, April 13th at 7:30 p.m. in Upper Gwinn.  This annual lecture is presented by an SPU faculty member through a competitive proposal procedure overseen by the Faculty Status Committee.  This year, Dr. Daniel Castelo is our featured speaker.  Read more about Winifred E. Weter and […]

C. May Marston Lecture Est. 1991

The annual Marston Lecture at Seattle Pacific University is presented by the faculty member appointed to the C. May Marston professorship, named in honor of C. May Marston, whose influence extends back to the earliest years of Seattle Pacific. During a remarkable 45 years as a faculty member, Dr. Marston instilled a love for language through […]