For Graduate Students & Postdoctoral Scholars

CRLT offers programs and services designed to support graduate students and postdocs in all stages of their teaching careers from training for their first teaching experiences through preparation for the academic job market. CRLT's services are generally open to all graduate students and postdocs, whether or not they are teaching. For information about other programs on campus to support graduate students in all aspects of their work, visit the Rackham Graduate School website for current students.

Programs and Resources for New GSIs

These are some of our programs that are especially useful for beginning GSIs, though many of them will be helpful throughout your graduate career.

GSITO Materials

For handouts and slides from GSITO, click here:

Seminars for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars

CRLT offers a regular schedule of workshops on various topics. See our events listings for upcoming offerings.

Preparing Future Faculty (PFF) Programs


CRLT provides individual, confidential consultations to U-M instructors on a range of topics related to teaching and learning. See our consultations menu for the range of options or to schedule a consultation.

Professional Opportunities

CRLT employs experienced GSIs to consult with graduate student instructors across campus about their teaching. Learn more at the links below.

Resources for GSMs