Center for Teaching & Research Excellence

The CTRE supports faculty in all aspects of their careers and promotes faculty excellence in teaching, research, and service. This includes...

  • providing ed tech support, resources, and training on an ongoing basis;
  • offering exciting and interactive professional development opportunities and resources, grounded in the latest research and best practices;
  • building interdisciplinary community across campus; 
  • celebrating faculty innovation and excellence.

We're here for you whether you need help solving a problem or want to go to the next level in your teaching and career. Reach out today at

Latest newsletter...

February 13, 2023


Connect with us!

Our expert staff can work with you one-on-one or as a department or college to help you achieve your goals. Not sure which technologies we support? Go to our About page to learn more.

Support & Consultation
Ed Tech Support & Consultation

The CTRE provides ongoing support for the use of various educational technologies, for both instructors and students. Our expert instructional designers and eLearning consultants are available year-round whether something has gone wrong or you want to learn more about tech and tools.

Professional Development
Professional Development

Our professional development offerings are designed to be responsive to the needs of CSU faculty and to foster community, connection, and learning. With our Teaching Tips & Tools (T3) workshops and Resources, faculty can stay at the cutting edge of teaching and research.


The CTRE's Grants & Awards program celebrates faculty for their unique contributions to the CSU community and beyond, with special recognition for inclusive teaching excellence, research, and community engagement.