Teaching is the primary function and responsibility of faculty at Missouri State University. Please refer often to this section for updates 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

Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning website

Showcase on Teaching and Learning

Classroom instructional technologies

Curriculum innovation grants

FCTL Advisory Committee

Faculty programs

Teaching at MSU

Teaching and learning resources for faculty

Learning Management System: Brightspace

Brightspace training and support

Library Resources

Library services for faculty

Librarian contacts for academic departments (Library Liaisons)

Recognition and Awards

Governor's Award for Excellence in Teaching

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

Instructional Policies

Instruction Resources

Academic integrity

First-Year Programs

First-Year Seminar (GEP 101)

Resources for teaching first year students

Learning communities

Academic Advising

Advising Workshops

Student Support Services

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

Absent Professor Program


Writing Center

Citizenship and Service-Learning (CASL)

CASL website

Assessment Resources

Office of Assessment

Education Abroad

Developing a short-term faculty-directed Education Abroad experience