The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in the South is proud to announce that the 3rd biennial SOTL in the South Conference which will be taking place ONLINE 22 - 26 November 2021.

The conference theme is Beyond the Pandemic: Lessons for the future of SOTL in the global South.

Both theoretically- and empirically-oriented contributions are welcome.  Streams for participation may include (but are not limited to):

  • online teaching and learning
  • teaching and learning for racial, cognitive and social justice
  • indigenous knowledge systems and decolonization of teaching and learning
  • teaching and learning for environmental sustainability
  • teaching and learning innovation
  • teaching and learning in the disciplines
  • interdisciplinary teaching and learning
  • postgraduate teaching and learning


The conference will include opportunities to publish in a special issue of the SOTL in the South journal – which is DOAJ-listed and DHET-accredited.

For more information, see the conference website

For the full call, see attached the detailed Call for Papers.  

Conference queries can be sent to: sotlinthesouth@gmail.com

Abstracts (of 250 to 500 words) can be submitted HERE by 16 May 2021.

We welcome proposals for workshops, panel discussions, performances and other innovative online formats.  Please send proposals for these to the conference e-mail address above.

Invited speakers will include Clelia Rodríguez (University of Toronto) and Khairiyah Mohd-Yusuf (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia)