Institute for the Study of Teaching and Learning in the Disciplines

The Institute for the Study of Teaching and Learning in the Disciplines (ISTLD) is part of the Centre for Educational Excellence. It provides resources, support and funding for faculty-led inquiry into teaching and learning in multiple ways:

  • Consultation on how to conduct research in your classroom
  • Assistance with finding, developing and using various research and data analysis tools and methodologies
  • Guidance with hiring, mentoring and developing research assistants
  • Faculty fellowship opportunities to work with the ISTLD and conduct teaching and learning research beyond one’s own practice
  • Opportunities and resources for graduate students to participate in teaching and learning inquiry
  • Faculty-led seminar series and grant programs, including the Teaching and Learning Development Grants

Talk to someone

To contact the ISTLD team, email istld@sfu.ca or call 778 782 3122.

Visit the ISTLD website

Find information about resources, support and funding for faculty-led inquiry into teaching and learning.