Rochester Institute of Technology

Welcome, RIT Faculty!

is partnering with Wiley Learning Institute to offer online professional development opportunities. Please visit RIT’s Faculty Career Development Services website for a complete list of other professional opportunities available at RIT. Your RIT publishing partners also share a commitment to your scholarly publishing. Find us at

New live and on-demand content is added each month, so please check back often! All live events will be recorded so if you can’t make the date of the live session, you can still register and watch the event at a later date.

To activate your Wiley Learning Institute account and gain immediate access to RIT‘s subscription, follow these steps:

  1. If you are not already signed in, click here to Sign In or Sign Up with the Wiley Learning Institute; when you first Sign Up, you will receive an activation email (may end up in your junk mail folder). Please click on the link in that message to activate your WLI account.
  2. After you have signed in to WLI, click here to join the RIT subscription.

**Please note: RIT faculty may request captioning services for live webinars or on-demand workshops by contacting Cheryl Herdklotz ( at least 10 days in advance of a live event.

If you have any questions, please contact us.


Robert Cipriano Recruitment and Selection of Faculty: Strategies for Success
Presented by: Robert Cipriano

Practicing Culturally Relevant Pedagogy
Presented by: Darrick Smith
Darrick Smith


J Transforming Instruction & Enhancing Learning with Interactive Open Educational Resources
Presented by: John Shank
Thursday, August 21
1:00 – 2:00pm ET

Assessing the Online Learner: Strategies and Tools for Success
Presented by: Rena Palloff
Tuesday, August 26
3:00 – 4:30pm ET
Rena Palloff


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  Workshop Evaluation


Following each workshop, you will be asked to complete a short evaluation of your experience. Feedback will be shared with  RIT for general program evaluation, but all feedback will be anonymous.


  Online Community


Following your session, join your colleagues in the dedicated RIT discussion group to share how you plan to implement what you’ve learned.

Click here to view all upcoming events.