Training & Collaboration

The Academic Commons

Promotes teaching excellence and effective student learning through the use of advanced education techniques, effective information technologies, and models of best practices in order to foster creativity, collaboration, and innovation.

Check out the Writing Cafe with Jennifer Wilson from the Writing Center– a place where you can concentrate on your manuscript or grant writing, and meet colleagues with the same goals.

Meet with Dr. Julie Phillips, Assistant Director of the CTL, if you seek assistance with speaking and presentation skills.

Faculty Development Workshops

Programs offered by Thomas Jefferson University to assist with professional advancement and skill development. The programs include on-campus sessions in three focus areas of education, research/scholarship, and professional development/leadership. In addition, self-directed learning modules are available.

Technical Skills Seminar Series

The Jefferson Postdoctoral Association (JPA) hosts a Technical Skills Seminar Series (TSSS) each month. These seminars are sponsored by biotechnology companies, and they present cutting-edge research techniques utilized by the research community here at Jefferson.

Resources for Innovators

Want a consult to see if your invention is patentable? Would you like to learn about commercializing your invention? Enjoy conversation about innovation? Check out the Resources for Innovators.

Other Useful Links