The Academy of Teaching at The Ohio State University is comprised of faculty who are past recipients of Ohio State’s most prestigious awards for teaching, the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching (AADT) and the Provost's Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Lecturer.
Each year, through a rigorous selection process, ten new AADT winners and three new Provost's Award winners are recognized and inducted into the Academy. For more information, please read the history of the AADT and the Academy of Teaching. Members of the Academy meet periodically about matters related to teaching excellence at The Ohio State University. In addition, the Academy organizes events that help celebrate and promote teaching excellence at Ohio State.


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Register for The Academy of Teaching 2023 Spring Conference

We look forward to your attendance at the The Academy of Teaching 2023 Spring Conference, Challenges and opportunities: Anticipating the future(s) of pedagogy, on Wednesday, May 10, 2023, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Blackwell Inn.This year’s theme,

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Academy of Teaching Spring Conference 2023:

Challenges & Opportunities: Anticipating the Future(s) of Pedagogy

Wednesday, May 10, 2023
8:30 am – 3:00 pm
The Blackwell Inn & Conference Center, 2110 Tuttle Park Place

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Welcome to our Newest Members!

We welcome into the Academy of Teaching this year’s recipients of the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching and Provost’s Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Lecturer, respectively.


2022 Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching 

  • Karen Stansberry Beard (Educational Studies, EHE)