The Teaching Academy sustains and supports an interdisciplinary community of educators who value the scholarship of teaching and learning while facilitating educator development; improve the efficiency and quality of medical education through collaboration and scholarship; and promote an academic environment that increases the value and impact of educators locally, regionally, and nationally.


Mission and Vision

The mission of the Teaching Academy is to become a community of educators that leads educational innovation and scholarship by promoting faculty members' pursuit of education excellence and scholarship.



There are four tiers of Teaching Academy membership. To become a member, an applicant must submit a portfolio for peer review. Once a member enters the Teaching Academy, they must remain eligible according to the requirements and maintain an active membership.


How to Apply

Applications are accepted twice a year. Application portfolios can be submitted by completing the teaching portfolio which can
be found on the Apply for Membership page. Deadlines for portfolio submission are April 1 and October 1.

Join the Teaching Academy in 2018!

The spring application cycle is now open and the deadline is April 1, 2018. Consultations for portfolio preparation are available. Please contact the Teaching Academy with questions or consultation requests.

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