Preparing Statements of Teaching Philosophy

In conjunction with the Office of Career Planning and the Futures Initiative, the Teaching and Learning Center is pleased to participate in the following series of events to help prepare Graduate Center students for the academic job market.

  • Written Materials for Your Faculty Job Search, Thursday, September 13, 4pm, Room 9204, Office of Career Planning and Professional Development. RSVP.
  • Statements of Teaching Philosophy, Friday, September 14, 2pm, Room 6946, Teaching and Learning Center. RSVP.
  • Writing Retreat, Monday, September 17, 1-4pm, Room 3317, Futures Initiative. No RSVP needed.
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy Peer Review Session, Thursday, September 20, 6-8pm, Room 9206. RSVP.

In preparation, please also see the TLC’s guide to Preparing a Statement of Teaching Philosophy. To receive feedback on drafts of statements of teaching philosophy, please email a copy of the statement to along with three times the following week when you’re able to visit the TLC to meet with a staff member.