Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Conference 

Tuesday, December 10, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
ARC Ballroom


Join us for The 9th Annual UC Davis Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Conference, hosted by the Center for Educational Effectiveness, a unit of the Office of Undergraduate Education. This conference is dedicated to celebrating and sharing the work of UC Davis’ growing community of scholarly educators. Together we will share research, ideas, practices and resources for evidence-supported teaching innovation at our university. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Congratulations to our 2023 Award Winners!

Marco Molinaro SoTL Community Engagement Award

  • Marco Molinaro

SoTL Committee's Choice Poster Award

  • Debbie Fetter, Nutrition
  • Talitha van der Meulen and Mirium Markum, Neurobiology, Physiology, & Behavior

UC Davis Faculty/Staff Choice Poster Award

  • Azra Jahanitabesh, Department of Psychology
  • Patricia Turner, Center for Educational Effectiveness

UC Davis Students' Choice Poster Award

  • Bryan Currinder, Graduate Group in Ecology
  • Ethan Pang, Biological Sciences
Image: SoTL poster award winners

This conference is for you:



  • If you use a research mindset to assess and inform your teaching practices.
  • If you’ve collected data to help you learn about our students and better support their success.
  • If you innovate in the classroom and use evidence to understand the outcome.
  • If you’d like to discuss scholarly teaching ideas with other interested educators.
  • If you’d like to learn more about teaching research at UC Davis.


2024 SoTL Conference Committee:

FACULTY Korana Burke, Mathematics | Victoria Cross, Psychology | Marc Facciotti, Biomedical Engineering (Co-Chair) Heather Jane Hether, Communication | Michele Igo, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics | Joel Ledford, Plant Sciences | Steven Luck, Psychology (Co-Chair) | Cara Sandholt, School of Nursing | Janine Wilson (Co-Chair), Economics

CENTER FOR EDUCATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS Kem Saichaie (Co-Chair) | Kim Heintz (Event Manager) Marlee Perez (Event Coordinator) Matt Steinwachs

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