CELTSS Mission Statement


  • Promote and assist faculty members' development of their teaching, scholarship, and creativity.
  • Support faculty members at all phases of their careers by organizing programs and activities designed to encourage innovative and effective pedagogy.
  • Provide mentoring to new faculty.
  • Offer a collegial environment for discussion of all their professional work.
  • Support diversity, open inquiry, and interdisciplinary collaboration.

CELTSS provides faculty funding for such things as travel, research, innovation in teaching, and other small grants.