The New Professor is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by Dr. Ryan Straight, an Assistant Professor of Educational Technology at the University of Arizona. With his guests he explores what it means to be an educator and a learner in the current changing landscape of higher education, along with various related (and sometimes not-so-related) topics.
Season four publishing now!
Dr. Ryan Straight
In episode 40, Ryan takes a break from summer vacation to talk about… summer vacation, the psychology of vacations, and instructional time throughout the year.
In episode 19 of The New Professor, Ryan talks about off-loading your knowledge, wikis, and General Ignorance.
In episode 18 of The New Professor, Ryan talks about British panel shows, terrible first drafts, and writing, writing, writing. (And, yeah, he mixes up the words in the penultimate line. Such is life.)
In episode 17 of The New Professor, Ryan looks at motivation during finals week, gamification, and leveling up your level 19 human.
In episode 16 of The New Professor, Ryan talks about his love for libraries of all sizes, what services your library can provide, and… ThunderCats.
In episode 15 of The New Professor, Ryan explores Student Governments in general and the Associated Students of the University of Arizona South in particular. What can your Student Government do for you? Have a listen and find out.