2018 - Open Educational Resources

Co-funded by the Office of the Vice President for Instruction and the Center for Teaching and Learning, the 2018 cohort of the CTL Fellows for Innovative Teaching will focus on strategies for scaling the implementation of Open Educational Resources (OERs) across campus.  The activities for this program will begin in March 2018 and conclude in December 2018.  Questions regarding this program should be directed to Dr. Sherry Clouser, Assistant Director for Learning Technologies (sac@uga.edu).


The goals of the 2018 CTL Fellows for Innovative Teaching include the following:

Program Overview

The 2018 CTL Fellows for Innovative Teaching  will include the following activities and events:

Attendance of additional workshops and conferences around OERs will also be encouraged.


The CTL Fellows for Innovative Teaching program is open to all teaching faculty, including tenure-track and non-tenure track, who are full-time employees of the University. 

Selection Process

Applications will be reviewed for ideas and interest in implementing and promoting the use of OERs within applicants’ departments. As one of the goals of the program is to identify opportunities and strategies for broad implementation of OERs, each applicant must have a written statement of support their their department chair. This support is a key factor in the selection process. Participants’ department chairs are encouraged to attend the March kickoff event.

The Call for Applications is open through February 9, 2018. Selected participants will be notified on or before February 23, 2018.