recommended teaching literature

Many faculty are interested in what the research says about effective methods of teaching. Below are a select number of publications that we think could be helpful when thinking about how you want to approach your own teaching.



  • “What the Best College Teachers Do” by Ken Bains
  • “The New Professor’s Handbook: A Guide to Teaching and Research in Engineering and Science” by Cliff Davidson and Susan Ambrose
  • “McKeachie’s Teaching Tips: Strategies, Research, and Theory for College and University Teachers” by Wilbert McKeachie and Marilla Svinicki