Missouri State University


Teaching is the primary function and responsibility of faculty at Missouri State University.  Please refer often to this section for up-dates on new grants and professional development opportunities tied to increasing faculty understandings in the use of technology and other dynamic pedagogical approaches.

Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning

Showcase on Teaching and Learning

FCTL calendar of events

Digital Professor Academy

Instructional design services

Classroom instructional technologies

Curriculum innovation grants

FCTL Advisory Committee

Higher Education Newsletters: The Teaching Professor and Online Classroom

Missouri State Outreach

Missouri State Online

Course Management System: Blackboard

Blackboard overview

Blackboard training

Library Resources

Library services for faculty

Recognition and Awards

Governor's Award for Excellence in Teaching

Missouri State University foundation awards for excellence in teaching, research, and service

Instructional Policies

Course syllabi/policy statements and other instructional policies

Academic integrity

First-Year Programs

First-Year Seminar (GEP 101)

Resources for teaching first year students

Learning communities

Academic Advising

Master Advisor program

Student Support Services

Peer Assisted Study Session Program (P.A.S.S.)

Absent Professor Program


Writing Center

Citizenship and Service-Learning (CASL)

Resources for faculty

Assessment Resources

Resources offered

Study Away Programs

Developing a short-term faculty led Study Away program

Use of Per Course Faculty at MSU

Senate resolution 15-91/92 per course faculty report