Welcome to the home of the Webster Faculty Development Center (FDC) located in the Emerson Library on the Webster University St. Louis Campus. This site contains information detailing the resources, activities, and funding for the IETL. Please direct questions about the site to the Faculty Development Center.
The Faculty Development Center (FDC) is part of the Institute for Excellence in Teaching and Learning and was funded through a Title III grant from the US Department of Education. The FDC is the second phase of the grant and is designed to support faculty in developing effective strategies and tools to increase student learning and retention.
The Center houses the following resources for faculty to use for the purpose of enhancing professional development and teaching and learning: video editing systems, PC and Macintosh computers, scanners, color printers, and network connections for personal laptop access to the campus network. The computers are equipped with a variety of advanced software applications as well as CD burners for transporting files.