To encourage pathways to the educational development profession, POD Network committees and members have contributed to the Getting Started in an Educational Development Career.

From graduate student or postdoctoral scholar to CTL staff member

Written by the POD Network Executive Committee in collaboration with the Graduate and Professional Student Development Committee, October 2016

From faculty to small college CTL director

Written by Gary Muir and Jason Craig, Chair of Small Colleges Special Interest Group, April 2017

The Educational Developers’ CV

Written by Sara M. Fulmer, Educational Developer, University of Guelph; Anna L. Bostwick Flaming, Associate Director, The University of Iowa; Anna M. Donnell, Assistant Director, University of Cincinnati; Ania Kowalik, Assistant Director, Rice University; Tracy Smith, Professor and Faculty Fellow, Appalachian State University, July 2018

Contribute to this collection

Proposals must contain:

  • References
  • Abstract: no more than 250 words
  • Statement about the objective(s) of the piece
  • A unique contribution (be sure to review articles already posted so that you can set your piece apart)
  • A clear set of takeaways about how to get started in the field

Submit using the following form:

Getting Started Proposal Form

Would you like to suggest other pieces for this series? If so, please email scholarship@podnetwork.org.