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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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Call for Proposals: Annual Conference

We are accepting proposals for our annual Conference on Excellence in Teaching & Learning until (1/22). We invite proposals from members of the Ohio State teaching community for presentations on any topics related to enhancing the quality and effectiveness of …

Welcome to our new 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.

Homa Amini, Dentistry
Greg Anderson, History Department
Georgia Bishop, School of Biomedical Science…

Registration is open for our annual conference!

Registration is open! The annual Conference on Excellence in Teaching & Learning is a venue for members of The Ohio State University community to share innovative and interesting, evidence-based ideas for the improvement of teaching effectiveness and student learning outcomes.…

Talking About Teaching

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Alex Grieco, Assistant Professor, College of Medicine

Alex Grieco is Assistant Professor of Biomedical Education and Anatomy, Assistant Professor of Radiology, and Special Assistant to the Vice Dean of Education in the College of Medicine. He teaches Parts 1, 2, and 3 of the Lead-Serve Inspire Medical

Marc Ankerman, Senior Lecturer, Fisher College of Business

Marc Ankerman is a Senior Lecturer in the Fisher College of Business. He teaches MHR 2292 Business for thousands of students, MBA 6281 Professional Communication for 200 students, and MBA 7629 Advanced Comm Skills for 200 students.

 Marc received the

Ben McCorkle, Associate Professor, English

Ben McCorkle is an Associate Professor of English. He teaches Arts of Persuasion, a lecture with 24 students; Digital Media Composing, a studio with 24 students; and Introduction to Literary Publishing, a seminar/workshop with 8 students.

Ben received the Alumni