Teaching at UB

This resource is designed to help connect you with the services we have to offer faculty to aid you in your instructional role. 

  • New Faculty Academy
    Get support and information surrounding vital course-building skills, how to incorporate best practices into your pedagogy and foster student academic success.
  • Resources for Teaching Assistants
    Whether you are a new teaching assistant or have prior experience, CATT has compiled resources and developed workshops and other opportunities crafted especially for you.
  • Getting Started with Brightspace
    This guide will help you access Brightspace, identify, and navigate its global settings and features.
  • Faculty Affairs: New Faculty Resources
    The duties of the Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs include welcoming and orienting new faculty to UB.  Below you will find links to introductory materials and resources you may find helpful in your first year at the University at Buffalo.

Classroom Support Quick Links

How do I reserve classrooms?

Reserve classrooms through the UB Space Request System, and look up a room to explore its technology.

Introducing UB's Teaching Stations - Instructional Video Series

This  in-depth series of short videos will show you how to control projectors, connect devices and more. Produced by UB Information Technology.

Teaching Support Quick Links

Learning Management System Support

The Learning Management System Support website is your one-stop for information on the features and functionality of Brightspace, as well as training videos and workshops designed to help you create the most effective learning environment for your students.

Teaching Resources from UB Libraries

UB Libraries have a wide variety and supports for new faculty. 

Office of the Registrar Grading Policies

Learn more about the official grading policies in place to help ensure a fair and transparent grading experience. 

Office of Academic Integrity: Instructor Resources

Discover resources, policies and procedures focused on creating academically sound learning environments for all students. 

University at Buffalo Libraries LINKT

LINKT provides expert staff and technology to allow UB faculty and students to explore their intellectual curiosity through a variety of mediums.

Course Development Support From CATT

Explore and discover the ways to build and teach the most effective course to meet your educational objectives.

Request Instructional Support from CATT

Our Teaching Transformation team provides instructional and pedagogical support to help create classroom experiences which promote student success. 

Request UB Learns Technical Support

Do you have questions about your Brightspace course tools or functionality? Contact our Learning Systems staff to get support today!

Additional Guides

Building student confidence

CATT Quick Tips: Building Student Confidence

In-class activities

CATT Quick Tips: In-Class Activities

Importance of study groups

CATT Quick Tips: Importance of Study Groups